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Latest News

Maternity Services Poster

Information for parents re children returning to school. 

We ask that parents continue to follow the most up to date national guidance published during the Covid-19 pandemic. Further information is available at

 Patients who are self-isolating!

One You Lincolnshire have launched a virtual gym for all their clients – so lots of opportunities for people to be active in their own homes.

For more information please follow the link below.

Working together to respond to domestic abuse.

Find a safe place.

For more information please follow the links below.

Retirement of Senior Partner - Dr Jackie Wilson March 2020

Sadly, we would like to announce the retirement of our Senior Partner at the end of this month.  

For any patients registered with Dr Wilson, you will be allocated a new named, accountable GP.  To find out who your new registered GP is, please speak to a member of the reception team who will be able to assist you with this.  

Dr Shamaillah Mufti will be taking over the reigns as the new Senior Partner.  

Extended Access - Evenings and Weekends

We are pleased to be able to offer our patients access to routine, pre-booked appointments at evenings and weekends.

Extended hours run between 18:30 and 20:00 weekdays and 09:00 and 12:00 Saturday and Sunday and are available on bank holidays and across the Easter, Christmas and New Year periods.

Appointments are for pre-bookable, non-urgent consultations with GPs and Nurses and Physiotherapists.

We are working collaboratively with other surgeries in the area and the service will be provided from a number of these surgeries throughout the week.  This service is managed by a federation of GPs in the Grantham area. This means that your appointment could be with a health professional from any of the federation practices.  St John's will host appointments every Monday evening but we may have members of our team working during these hours but from other locations. 

To arrange an appointment or to find out further information, please speak to your practice receptionist.

When booking an appointment you will need to consent to a Consulting Clinician that may not be your own GP viewing and updating your health record.

Important things to remember

  1. These are pre-bookable and not urgent, acute ‘on the day’ matters

  2. Booked in advance through your own GP reception

  3. May be with a health professional from any of the federation practices and may be located in a different surgery from your usual surgery

  4. Extended Access hours are between 18:30 and 20:00 weekdays and 09:00 and 12:00 Saturday and Sunday

  5. These appointments are additional capacity across the federation practices

  6. To arrange an appointment or for further information, please speak to a member of the Reception team.

Staff Training

Please note that we will be closing every last Tuesday or Thursday, alternatively in the month from 12.30 - 3.30 for staff training.  For any urgent queries during this time please telephone the surgery.

Practice Newsletter

Our Practice Newsletter is released every 3 months. Please take a look at the latest Newsletter.

SMS Text Messaging Reminders

St John's Medical Centre is currently using the SMS Text Messaging Appointment Reminder Service. Prior to the introduction of GDPR all patients were automatically opted in (unless they informed us otherwise), however from the release of GDPR only those patients who specifically opt in will receive these messages.  Those who were already opted in prior to the introduction of GDPR will remain opted in unless we are instructed otherwise.  If you would like to be opted-in/out, please contact reception who will update our system.


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