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Dates Our Surgeries Are Closed:

7th May 2018

28th May 2018

27th August 2018

25th December 2018

26th December 2018

We will be CLOSED between 1-4pm for training purposes on

Thursday 24th May 2018

Tuesday 24th July 2018

Wednesday 12th September 2018

Thursday 15th November 2018

Please contact Out Of Hours for any emergencies during those times on 03001230762

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Appointments at Posterngate Surgery

We understand it can be confusing to work out who you need to book an appointment with for certain problems. We have produced a leaflet for patients to give some idea of who to book in with to make things a bit easier. You can find this leaflet under 'Appointments' at the top of the page, and then in the tab 'Who to book with'.

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Did you know that chemists offer a delivery service for patients?  For more information please speak to one of the local chemists

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Please let the Surgery know if you would like to receive text message reminders of your booked appointments

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We want to encourage patients to give their views about how the practice is doing. If you are interested in finding out more information, please click on the 'Sign up for our Patient Group' link below.

If you would like to become a member of the Patient Participation Group, please contact the Surgery for more information.


Welcome to Posterngate Surgery Online

HYMSWe are a 6 Partner GP practice situated in purpose built premises in the centre of Selby, covering a radius of about 7 miles. We operate one branch surgery in Hemingbrough which is only open part of the week and is for patients who live at Hemingbrough or Cliffe.  For details of the branch surgery and its opening hours, please click on the 'Opening Hours' tab above.

We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.

As a practice we also take part in occasional research projects.

In addition to everything you need to know about the practice, you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side. Please have a look around the website and feel free to send us some feedback.

NHS Provision of Gluten Free Food in the Vale of York Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) Area.

The Vale of York CCG have given careful consideration to the feedback from the local consultation and the subsequent recommendations from the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) review following their national consultation on gluten free foods.

Consequently, the decision has been made by the Vale of York CCG to adopt the position recommended by the DHSC and to provide gluten free bread and mixes on prescription for all patients with a confirmed diagnoses of Coeliac Disease.

Gluten Free Flour will be removed from the national drug tariff and this will mean that it will no longer be able to be prescribed.

The CCG has requested that patients are reminded that “This is our NHS, so let’s take care of it together” and to think about what Gluten Free products are ordered, to only make requests for what you need and to only rely on the NHS supply if absolutely necessary.

Measles Outbreak

There is currently a measles outbreak in the Leeds area. Measles is one of the most highly infectious communicable diseases. Spending 15 minutes or more in direct contact with someone infected with measles is considered a significant exposure. Immunocompromised patients, pregnant women and unvaccinated infants are at increased risk of this severe disease.

You need two doses of MMR one month apart to be fully protected against measles, mumps and rubella. If you and unsure whether you have been vaccinated, please contact the surgery to check.

More information, including symptoms, can be found below:

Growing Healthy in North Yorkshire

The childhood Immunisation Team has gone digital. This means that any parents requesting vaccinations for their children which are delivered by Harrogate District Foundation Trust between the ages of 5-19, can now consent online. Go to:

This web link also includes information about the programmes 'Growing Healthy' deliver.

If you have further queries please email the team on

or call the team on 01423 542360

Stay well this winter

Watch local GPs give their expert advice on how to treat winter illnesses and ailments at home. Watch the short video clips at :

If you do not have access to SystmOnline, you can email us with prescription requests on

To sign up for SystmOnline, please contact the surgery.

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