Welcome to BHF - Highgate Surgery
Barnsley Healthcare Federation is a not for profit, Community Interest Company, we were formed by a group of Barnsley GPs in June 2015. Our guiding principle is to deliver patient focussed care that improves health outcomes for the residents of Barnsley.
We are currently accepting new patients at Highgate Surgery, if you wish to register please call in to our Reception where you can complete a registration form.
BHF HIGHGATE ARE NOW IN A POSITION TO OFFER YOU AN APPOINTMENT FOR YOUR FLU VACCINATION. PLEASE CONTACT THE SURGERY TO ARRANGE A CONVENIENT TIME. ALL CLINICS WILL BE STRUCTURED VIA APPOINTMENT TIME TO ENSURE SOCIAL DISTANCING. WE WOULD ALSO ASK THAT YOU WEAR A MASK WHEN YOU ATTEND.
IN LINE WITH GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES WE WILL BE DELIVERING VACCINATIONS TO OUR PATIENTS WITH LONG TERM CONDITIONS, THOSE WHO ARE PREGNANT AND THOSE WHO ARE AGED 50+
WE WILL BE HOLDING A SATURDAY CLINICS ON SATURDAY 23rd OCTOBER AND SATURDAY 6th NOVEMBER, PLEASE CONTACT THE SURGERY TO BE BOOKED IN.
We are confident that our website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. It has been designed with the patient’s needs at the forefront of everything, from checking surgery times to letting us know what you think of us.
CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR BANK HOLIDAYS - Please note Christmas and New Year dates of closure. The practice will be closed Monday 27th December 2021 and Tuesday 28th December 2021 and will reopen as usual on Wednesday 29th December. The practice will be closed Monday 3rd January 2022 and reopen as usual on Tuesday 4th January 2022
Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. The technology also means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your home such as order a repeat prescription or cancel an appointment.
Partners in Care
Once registered, patients and healthcare professionals work together to ensure the most appropriate care is provided. This partnership philosophy extends even further and our active patient group exists to make sure that patient needs and the practice offering are always heading in the same direction.
The surgery has:
- Access for wheelchairs
- Access without steps
- WC access
- Baby change facilities
- Breast feeding friendly
If you cannot attend your appointment for any reason, please let us know as soon as possible, giving at least 24 hours notice. We can then offer the appointment to some-one else.
We want to keep you, your family, other patients, and our staff safe from coronavirus. Because we care, we may ask you to do the below whilst you access care here at the BHF site, from 19th July 21.
- Always wear a mask or face covering over your nose and mouth while inside.
- Make space for others – 2 metres.
- Don’t visit other parts of the organisation unless you are asked to by a member of staff.
- Wash or sanitise hands regularly.
- Take a test if asked to do one please.
Thanks very much for your consideration.
Please note that DoctorLink is no longer available. We are looking at a new e-consult provider and will update as soon as possible. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.
General Data Protection Regulation
In accordance with the new European General Data Protection Regulation which came into effect on Friday 25th May 2018 we have to inform you how we treat personal information that we hold about you. Please refer to our 'Practice Privacy Notice' which can be found under further information and 'Privacy Notice'.
More choice to access evening and weekend appointments with GP's and Nurses.
This is a free NHS service and you do not need to register, and is available to anyone who is registered with a GP practice in Barnsley.
Please see the below documents regarding preventing and dealing with the aftermath of suicide and also bereavement resources
(Site updated 01/12/2021)