Masham Road

Cantley, Doncaster

South Yorkshire

DN4 6BU

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Routine - 01302 537611

Emergency - 01302 371399

Fax - 01302 371804

Email - oakwood.surgery@nhs.net

Practice code - C86012

Oakwood Surgery The Care for all the family, from sapling to great oak.

The Oakwood Surgery

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COMPLIANCE WITH THE DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION ACT 1995


This policy should be read in conjunction with the practice’s equal opportunity policy.


The premises


The Oakwood Surgery was built to ensure physical access for disabled staff and patients.

The following areas have been given specific consideration:

 Steps and stairways

 Kerbs

 Exterior surfaces and paving

 Parking areas

 Building entrances and exits (including emergency escape routes)

 Internal and external doors

 Toilet facilities

 Lighting and ventilation

 Floor coverings

 Signs

 Furniture


Adjustments for staff


The practice is committed to ensuring that any currently employed or potential staff with disabilities are able to work with us and will make any reasonable adjustments required in order to facilitate this. Examples may include:


 Making adjustments to the premises

 Reallocation of minor duties to another employee

 Offering flexible working hours

 Allowing absences during working hours, for rehabilitation, assessment or treatment

 Assigning or transferring a job or an employee to a place of work more suited to their needs. For example, moving a workstation to a more accessible location

 Providing appropriate or additional training