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The Village Medical Centre Out of 'Special Measures'

  Thursday, September 14, 2017

The Village Medical Practice in Littleborough has been taken out of special measures after being recognised as making significant improvements to the quality of care by the healthcare watchdog the Care Quality Commission (CQC).   The practice was found to have good facilities and was equipped to treat patients and meet their needs. The healthcare watchdog previously inspected the practice in September 2016 and had found serious concerns and as a result the practice was rated as inadequate and placed in special .....Read More

GP Care Services Acquire The Village Medical Centre

  Thursday, September 14, 2017

We have acquired The Village Medical Centre in Littleborough. As a provider of services for the Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Clinical Commissioning Group we bought The Village Medical Centre in Littleborough.   Bury-based law firm Clough & Willis brokered the deal, which was for an undisclosed sum. Its partner David Leviten handled the commercial property aspects of the deal while Guy Lachlan - associate corporate commercial solicitor at the firm – provided company and commercial law advice. Negotiat.....Read More

The Wolstenholme Intermediate Care Unit

  Tuesday, September 12, 2017

What’s the biggest concern for the public when they, or their relatives, go into hospital care? Is it being there too long, or not long enough? That they will have to wait for a bed, or will be sent home with no aftercare? This is where the new Wolstenholme Intermediate Care Unit steps in. Launched in November 2015 the unit works as an integrated one stop shop for the medical needs of the community. It is part of the Rochdale Infirmary as a collaboration between GP Care Services and the CCG, working to provide en.....Read More