ABPM

We have a service level agreement with Newcastle Hospitals Trust (NuTH), to provide an ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) service to 11 GP practices in Newcastle.

The service provides 24-hour ABPM – measuring a person’s blood pressure as they move around living their normal life – and the interpretation of the test.

In 2018, 1,464 patients had their blood pressure monitored in general practice.

The following practices use the NGPS ABPM contract:

  • Benfield Park Medical Group
  • Biddlestone Health Group
  • Brunton Park Health Centre
  • Gosforth Memorial Medical Centre
  • The Grove Medical Group
  • Heaton road
  • Osborne road surgery/Holly Medical Group
  • Regent Medical Centre
  • Roseworth Surgery
  • Saville Medical Group
  • Walker Medical Group