Patient Participation Group

The Aims of the Patient Participation Group

The main aim of the PPG is to provide effective communication between the staff and the patients of Readesmoor Medical Centre and to support the practice by improving services.

The objectives of the group:

  • To discuss practice and NHS issues
  • Idea generator
  • Information dissemination
  • Positive influence for practice and patient relationships
  • Supportive to the needs of the local health population whilst recognising the pressures on general practice

The group meet quarterly at the practice – other practice members are usually present too including Senior Management and GP Partners.

Please click on the link below to view our latest Newsletter.

PPG Newsletter Issue Number 12_springsummer2020.pdf

New Members

We are looking for new members.  If you are still at school and over 16 years OR if you are a parent with a child/children, and you would like to influence the provisions of services at our medical centre please email your details to

You will need to be a registered patient with Readesmoor Medical centre and be available to attend our bi-monthly meetings which normally take place later in the afternoon and last for about one hour.

Virtual Group

The group would like to contact patients on occasion by email and/or text so that they can obtain the views of the widest group of patients possible. We would like to obtain your email address and mobile phone number to do this. Please complete the Patient Contact Form to provide your consent for this.


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