City South was originally made up of two proposed ‘places’ who are currently working together to see if they can work as one place.

There are nine practices in the City South place which have a combined population of approximately 101,000 people. 

The nine practices in the City South place are: 

CCG Link for City South place: 


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Clinical Leads
Dr Riten Ruparelia – Hollybrook Medical Centre
Dr David Thomas – Chellaston & Melbourne Medical Centre

As early adopters of GP Forward View, City South Place are providing the following Improved Access for their patient population:

2 hubs are operational and providing 52 hours of access for 30 minutes per 1,000 population:

Hub 1 – Hollybrook Medical Centre, Mon – Fri 6.30pm – 8pm with GPs & ANPs
Hub 2 – Haven Medical Centre, Saturdays 6 hours with GP, ANP & HCA

Frailty Clinics are taking place, one per month and rotating around each of the 9 practices on a Saturday.

What we are working on
Taking forward and building on the collaborative model from Hollybrook in close collaboration with DCHS, building a Primary Care team in each practice based on the needs of the practice population.