The Apples Medical Centre

The Apples Medical Centre, East Mill Lane, Sherborne, DT9 3DG

Your local GP services

98% find it easy to get through to this GP practice by phone

Local (CCG) average: 79%National average: 65%

99% find the receptionists at this GP practice helpful

Local (CCG) average: 92%National average: 89%

84% are satisfied with the general practice appointment times available

Local (CCG) average: 69%National average: 63%

85% usually get to see or speak to their preferred GP when they would like to

Local (CCG) average: 57%National average: 45%

Making an appointment

78% were offered a choice of appointment when they last tried to make a general practice appointment

Local (CCG) average: 67%National average: 60%

90% were satisfied with the type of appointment they were offered

Local (CCG) average: 79%National average: 73%

98% took the appointment they were offered

Local (CCG) average: 96%National average: 93%

88% describe their experience of making an appointment as good

Local (CCG) average: 74%National average: 65%

Your last appointment

77% waited 15 minutes or less after their appointment time to be seen at their last general practice appointment

Local (CCG) average: 71%National average: 70%

95% say the healthcare professional they saw or spoke to was good at giving them enough time during their last general practice appointment

Local (CCG) average: 89%National average: 86%

99% say the healthcare professional they saw or spoke to was good at listening to them during their last general practice appointment

Local (CCG) average: 92%National average: 88%

95% say the healthcare professional they saw or spoke to was good at treating them with care and concern during their last general practice appointment

Local (CCG) average: 90%National average: 87%

100% were involved as much as they wanted to be in decisions about their care and treatment during their last general practice appointment

Local (CCG) average: 95%National average: 93%

100% had confidence and trust in the healthcare professional they saw or spoke to during their last general practice appointment

Local (CCG) average: 96%National average: 95%

92% felt the healthcare professional recognised or understood any mental health needs during their last general practice appointment

Local (CCG) average: 91%National average: 85%

100% felt their needs were met during their last general practice appointment

Local (CCG) average: 96%National average: 94%

Your health

80% say they have had enough support from local services or organisations in the last 12 months to help manage their long-term condition(s)

Local (CCG) average: 83%National average: 77%

Overall experience

97% describe their overall experience of this GP practice as good

Local (CCG) average: 88%National average: 82%