The Hildenborough & Tonbridge Medical Group
We are a large practice (serving a population of over 16,000 patients) in Hildenborough, Tonbridge and the surrounding villages. Our main Medical Centres are located in Hildenborough and at Trenchwood in Tonbridge, with branch surgeries in Weald and Leigh. Our aim is to provide, by an effective team approach, the highest quality of progressive family health care, in a happy and compassionate environment.
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Weald and Leigh Surgery Cancellations:
Leigh: November: Mon 9th, Fri 20th, Thurs 26th. December: Thurs 3rd.
Weald: November: Fri 13th, Fri 27th. December: Tues 1st, Tues 8th, Fri 11th.
NHS England Patient List Maintenance Project
NHS England have written to patients who had not attended the practice recently asking them to verify their registration. If you receive this letter it is vital that you respond to stay on HTMG's patient list.
Friends & Family Test
Help us improve our service to you by completing the Friends & Family Test. Just one question and the option to leave a comment. Click on the 'survey' link below.
This year the shingles vaccination is being targeted only for patients who were aged 70, 78 or 79 years old as of 1st September 2014 and will be suppled to the practice in batches over the year. Eligible patients will receive an invitation to attend.
Hildenborough & Tonbridge Medical Group offers the facility for patients to book doctors appointments and order repeat medication online using Vision Online Services (VOS). If you would like to manage your appointments or repeat prescriptions online, you will need to register for the service. Please download the form below (or collect it from the surgery) and give the completed form to one of our reception team so that your registration can be processed. Please note that two forms of identification will be needed, one of which must be photo ID (eg passport, photo driving licence). The second form of ID should be a bank statement or similar (but not a utility bill). A letter will then be sent to you giving details of the steps to follow in order to create your online account. Once registered you can access the services via the link at the top right of this page.
Download: VOS Registration Form
CQC visit - Report
Follow this link to see the final report from the CQC following their visit to the practice in 2014. CQC Report
Protected Learning Time
The practice will be closed for up to 6 afternoons each year to allow for in-house or locally-arranged training events. These dates have been arranged for all West Kent practices by the local Clinical Commissioning Group and IC24 to ensure that primary care teams are getting the essential training and development that they need to deliver the best possible service. Cover is provided by the out of hours service during this time.
Advance notice of practice closures for Protecting Learning Time:
2015: Tuesday 8th December.
2016: Wednesday 3rd February, Thursday 21st April, Wednesday 8th June, Tuesday 13th September.
(Site updated 19/11/2015)