Aspley Medical Centre

509 Aspley Lane, Aspley, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG8 5RU

0115 929 2700

aspleymedicalcentre@nhs.net

www.aspleymedicalcentre.co.uk

Guide Last Updated: 21/02/2018

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Access Guide

  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • The nearest mainline station is Nottingham.

  • Monday 08:00 - 18:30.

  • Tuesday 08:00 - 18:30.

  • Wednesday 08:00 - 18:30.

  • Thursday 08:00 - 18:30.

  • Friday 08:00 - 18:30.

  • Saturday Closed.

  • Sunday Closed.

  • The centre is open one Saturday a month, 10:00 - 12:00.

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

  • The car park is at the back of the venue.

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • There are 1 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 250cm x 450cm (8ft 2in x 14ft 9in).

  • The nearest designated bay is 30m (33yd) from the main entrance.

  • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.

  • Assistance may be required because there is / are slopes/ramps.

  • The car park surface is tarmac.

  • There is a dropped kerb / non stepped access from the car park to the venue.

  • The dropped kerb does have tactile paving.

  • The patron does not have to cross a road.

  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).

  • The door(s) is / are single.

  • The width of the door opening is 115cm (3ft 9in).

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).

  • The door(s) is / are single.

  • The width of the door opening is 115cm (3ft 9in).

  • The door is push pad operated.

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  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.

  • The ramp or slope is easy.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

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  • The desk/counter is 4m (4yd 1ft) from the main entrance.

  • There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.

  • The desk/counter is high (110cm+).

  • The desk/counter has a low (76cm or lower) section.

  • The desk/counter is staffed.

  • The lighting levels are bright.

  • There is a hearing assistance system.

  • The type of system is a fixed loop.

  • Staff are trained to use the system.

  • There is a touch screen.

  • There is a prescription box.

  • The prescription box is not at a suitable height for a wheelchair user.

  • There is not a bell to attract attention.

  • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the desk/counter.

  • The touch screen is 116cm - 143cm from floor level.

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  • There is level access to the service(s).

  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

  • The type of flooring in walkways and corridors is carpet.

  • The lighting levels are bright.

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  • There is a waiting room / area.

  • There is level access into the waiting room / area.

  • There is not a/are not door(s) into the waiting room / area.

  • The type of flooring is carpet.

  • Some chairs with armrests are available.

  • Announcements are in person.

  • The waiting room / area does have background music playing.

  • There is not a television.

  • Vending machines are not available.

  • There is not a play area or toys/books for a child to play with.

  • There is space for an assistance dog to rest within the seating area.

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  • There is a waiting room / area.

  • There is level access into the waiting room / area.

  • Level access is by lift.

  • There is a/are door(s) into the waiting room / area.

  • The type of flooring is carpet.

  • All chairs are permanently fixed.

  • Announcements are in person.

  • The waiting room / area does have background music playing.

  • There is not a television.

  • Vending machines are not available.

  • There is not a play area or toys/books for a child to play with.

  • There is space for an assistance dog to rest within the seating area.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

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  • There are 9 consultation/treatment rooms available.

  • There is level access to the consultation / treatment room.

  • There are doors into the consultation / treatment room.

  • The main doors open away from you (push).

  • The doors are single width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 76cm (2ft 6in) wide.

  • The type of flooring is carpet.

  • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.

  • There is a bed / couch.

  • The bed / couch is not adjustable.

  • There is a chair.

  • No chairs are permanently fixed.

  • The chair is not adjustable.

  • No tables are permanently fixed.

  • A hoist is not available.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

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  • There are 9 consultation/treatment rooms available.

  • There is level access to the consultation / treatment room.

  • There are doors into the consultation / treatment room.

  • The main doors open away from you (push).

  • The doors are single width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 76cm (2ft 6in) wide.

  • The type of flooring is vinyl.

  • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.

  • There is a bed / couch.

  • The bed / couch is adjustable.

  • There is a chair.

  • No chairs are permanently fixed.

  • The chair is not adjustable.

  • No tables are permanently fixed.

  • A hoist is not available.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

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  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.

  • There is a landing.

  • The lighting level is bright.

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  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G-1.

  • The clear door width is 80cm (2ft 7in).

  • The dimensions of the lift are 106cm x 138cm (3ft 6in x 4ft 6in).

  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.

  • There is a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.

  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.

  • The lift does have an audible announcer.

  • The controls for the lift are within reach for a wheelchair user.

  • The lift controls do have Braille markings.

  • The lift controls do have tactile markings.

  • The lighting level in the lift is bright.

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  • There is an/are accessible toilet(s) within this venue designated for public use.

  • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.

  • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.

  • This accessible toilet is located along the ground floor corridor.

  • This accessible toilet is approximately 3m (3yd 10in) from the waiting room.

  • There is level access to this accessible toilet.

  • This is a unisex toilet.

  • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.

  • The door opens outwards.

  • The door is locked by a twist lock.

  • The door is light.

  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 86cm (2ft 10in).

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 147cm x 200cm (4ft 10in x 6ft 7in).

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

  • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.

  • The lateral transfer space is 80cm (2ft 7in).

  • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.

  • There is a flush on the transfer side.

  • The tap type is lever.

  • There is a mixer tap.

  • The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.

  • The alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.

  • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.

  • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).

  • Wall-mounted grab rails are available.

  • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on the right.

  • There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.

  • There is a mirror.

  • Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.

  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 45cm (1ft 6in).

  • There is a hand dryer.

  • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • There is a toilet roll holder.

  • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is a wash basin.

  • The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).

  • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • The lighting levels are bright.

  • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.

  • The baby change facilities are located in the accessible toilet.

  • The height of the baby change table once extended is 95cm (3ft 1in).

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the baby change facility.

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  • There is an/are accessible toilet(s) within this venue designated for public use.

  • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.

  • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.

  • This accessible toilet is located on the first floor next to the waiting room.

  • This accessible toilet is approximately 2m (2yd 7in) from the waiting room.

  • There is level access to this accessible toilet.

  • This is a unisex toilet.

  • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.

  • The door opens outwards.

  • The door is locked by a twist lock.

  • The door is light.

  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 86cm (2ft 10in).

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 145cm x 195cm (4ft 9in x 6ft 5in).

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

  • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.

  • The lateral transfer space is 75cm (2ft 6in).

  • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.

  • There is a flush on the transfer side.

  • The tap type is lever.

  • There is a mixer tap.

  • The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.

  • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.

  • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).

  • Wall-mounted grab rails are available.

  • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on both sides.

  • There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.

  • There is a mirror.

  • Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.

  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 45cm (1ft 6in).

  • There is a hand dryer.

  • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is a toilet roll holder.

  • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There is a wash basin.

  • The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).

  • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • The lighting levels are bright.

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  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The unisex toilets are located to the right of reception.

  • Unisex toilets are 3m (9ft 10in) from the main entrance.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the unisex toilet.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

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  • Disability awareness training is provided for staff.

  • The most commonly produced documents could be provided in other formats.

  • Documents in Braille, large print and different languages format can be requested.

  • BSL interpreters can be provided on request.

  • Language interpreters can be provided on request.

  • Portable hearing loops can be provided on request.

  • Home visits services are available.

  • A bowl of water for an assistance dog can be provided upon request.