Practice vision, values, purpose and mission statement

Our Vision and Values

For our Patients

To maintain our longstanding traditions with a practice team and environment which is patient centred, welcoming, caring and accessible.

To treat patients fairly, equally, and with dignity & respect.

To provide highly effective, efficient and safe healthcare services for our patients.

To listen, communicate and collaborate with patients effectively.

For our Practice and locality

 To work with the CCG, Federation and Local Practices in improving the health of our

patients and the local population.

To deliver healthcare in modern and fully equipped premises, effectively and efficiently.

To utilise our computer system fully and consistently within our organisation and embrace

new technologies and opportunities.

To maximise our business earning potential.

 For our Practice Team

To maintain a supportive, fulfilling and rewarding working environment for all.

To encourage personal development through regular and effective appraisal and educational events.

To invest in our staff providing proactive development opportunities across the teams.

To listen to all team members and value comments, suggestions and contributions.

To project a positive professional image of ourselves both within and outside the Practice.

To work hard and have fun.


 Our Mission Statement

Gosforth Memorial medical Centre is an established 3 Partner Training Practice.

We provide high quality, patient centred general medical services and additional enhanced services to our population of patients.

Our list size is currently 8878 and continues to grow at a steady pace. We monitor our workload and provision of services to ensure that we provide a consistent level of service to all our patients.

Our goal is to be as effective and efficient as possible in terms of the healthcare we provide and the business we run.

We wish to remain focused on providing excellent primary care services for our patients, and we will encourage and reflect on the feedback we receive from them and work closely with our Patient Participation Group to ensure we have a collaborative relationship with our patients.

We want to maintain a rich educational environment that supports life long learning and encourage the personal development of all our team members to enhance their skills to create a highly skilled professional team.

We wish to build upon our already excellent practice team working relationships and levels of mutual support.




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