Deer Park Medical Centre

Since being elected, I worked extremely hard to ensure that all options were fully considered before closing Deer Park - a well-run and well-loved practice, in a town which is set to expand over the next few years.

See all of the work I did on this issue below. 

As Deer Park has now closed, the issue is now about ensuring that Witney and its surrounds have the right primary care in place for our growing population and the changing health needs of the town. See the work I am doing on this here.



Further CCG update

As Deer Park is set to close today, I have continued pressing Oxfordshire health bosses to extend services until the final independent review decision is made. I have also pressed for them to ensure that local practices are able to provide the much needed cover for Deer Park patients.

CCG update

I have spoken and met with David Smith from Oxfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group who assured me that they are aware of patients still on the list and are taking the following measures:

Deer Park Update

Further to the Oxfordshire Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee's vote on 2nd February 2017, I know that this matter has now been officially referred by the Committee to Secretary of State for Health.