NEMS Platform One Practice

Forward House, Station Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG2 3AJ

0115 883 1900

reception@gp-y02846.nhs.uk

www.nemsplatformone.co.uk

Guide Last Updated: 06/06/2017

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Access Guide

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the city.

  • This venue is situated in Nottingham.

  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.

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

  • The nearest mainline station is Nottingham.

  • Monday 08:00 - 19:00.

  • Tuesday 07:30 - 18:30.

  • Wednesday 08:00 - 19:00.

  • Thursday 08:00 - 18:30.

  • Friday 07:30 - 18:30.

  • Saturday 09:00 - 13:00.

  • Sunday Closed.

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

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

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • There are 3 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 350cm x 610cm (11ft 6in x 20ft 0in).

  • The nearest designated bay is 7m (22ft 12in) from the main entrance.

  • The furthest designated bay is 14m (15yd) 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.

  • 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.

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

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • There is an intercom at this entrance.

  • The intercom is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.

  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically.

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open.

  • The width of the door opening is 161cm (5ft 3in).

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The door(s) open(s) automatically.

  • The door(s) is / are double.

  • The width of the door opening is 150cm (4ft 11in).

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

  • The ramp or slope is located leading up to the entrance.

  • The ramp or slope is easy.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.

  • 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 lighting levels are bright.

  • There is a hearing assistance system.

  • The type of system is a portable loop.

  • Staff are trained to use the system.

  • There is a touch screen.

  • The touch screen is not at a suitable height for a wheelchair user.

  • There is a prescription box.

  • The prescription box is 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.

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

  • The type of flooring in walkways and corridors is vinyl/laminate.

  • The lighting levels are bright.

  • There is a waiting room / area.

  • The waiting room / area is 1m (3ft 3in) from the main entrance .

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

  • The type of flooring is vinyl.

  • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.

  • Some chairs are permanently fixed.

  • Some chairs with armrests are available.

  • No tables are permanently fixed.

  • Announcements are in person.

  • The room does have background music playing.

  • Information is available in Braille on request, large print and large print on request.

  • There is a television.

  • Vending machines are not available.

  • There is not a children's play area.

  • There is space for an assistance dog to rest.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • There are 10 consultation/treatment rooms available.

  • The consultation / treatment room is 3m (9ft 10in) from the waiting room .

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

  • There are doors into the consultation / treatment room.

  • The main doors open towards you (pull).

  • The doors are single width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 75cm (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 not adjustable.

  • There is a chair.

  • No chairs are permanently fixed.

  • No tables are permanently fixed.

  • A hoist is not available.

  • The room does have background music playing.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • 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.

  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located next to the waiting room.

  • The lift is 4m (13ft 1in) from main entrance.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

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

  • The clear door width is 89cm (2ft 11in).

  • The dimensions of the lift are 115cm x 140cm (3ft 9in x 4ft 7in).

  • 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.

  • There is a waiting room / area.

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

  • The type of flooring is vinyl/laminate.

  • Some chairs are permanently fixed.

  • Chairs with armrests are not available.

  • Announcements are in person.

  • The waiting room / area does not 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.

  • The consultation / treatment room is 3m (9ft 10in) from the lift .

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

  • There are doors into the consultation / treatment room.

  • The main doors open towards you (pull).

  • 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.

  • The room does not have background music playing.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • There are accessible toilets 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.

  • The accessible toilet is located next to the waiting area.

  • The accessible toilet is 4m (13ft 1in) from the main entrance.

  • There is level access to the 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 85cm (2ft 9in).

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 225cm x 290cm (7ft 5in x 9ft 6in).

  • Floor manoeuvring space is clear in the accessible toilet.

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

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

  • The lateral transfer space is 160cm (5ft 3in).

  • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.

  • There is a flush on the transfer side.

  • The tap type is lever.

  • There is not a mixer tap.

  • There is not a functional emergency alarm available.

  • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.

  • There is not a coat hook.

  • Wall mounted 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 are mirrors in the accessible toilet.

  • 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 47cm (1ft 7in).

  • 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 sink.

  • The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The sink 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 drop down rails and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the grab rails and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • There are accessible toilets 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.

  • The accessible toilet is located on the first floor.

  • The accessible toilet is 7m (22ft 12in) from the lift.

  • There is level access to the 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 85cm (2ft 9in).

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 150cm x 220cm (4ft 11in x 7ft 3in).

  • Floor manoeuvring space is clear in the accessible toilet.

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

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

  • The lateral transfer space is 70cm (2ft 4in).

  • 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.

  • There is a functional emergency alarm available.

  • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.

  • There is not a coat hook.

  • Wall mounted 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 are mirrors in the accessible toilet.

  • 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 46cm (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 sink.

  • The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The sink 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 drop down rails and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the grab rails and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • Standard toilet facilities are not available.

  • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.

  • Baby change facilities are located in a separate baby changing room.

  • The height of the baby change table once extended is 100cm (3ft 3in).

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

  • Disability awareness training is provided for staff.

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

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

  • BSL interpreters can be provided on request.

  • Language interpreters can be provided on request.

  • The mobility aids available include wheelchairs and walking sticks.

  • To obtain mobility aids please contact reception.

  • Portable hearing loops can be provided on request.

  • Home visits services are available.