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  • Welcome and Goodbye

    Welcome to:

    Dr Amy Cartwright

    our new GP Registrar who will be working at the practice for six months from 6th February 2019

    and

    Goodbye and all the best to
    Dr John Morgan who has now left us.

     

     
  • FROM MONDAY 28th JANUARY 2019 - DISRUPTION TO THE SURGERY

    We are having building work carried out week commencing Monday 28th January 2019.

    This may cause some disruption in the surgery and with parking in the car park

    We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

     
  • CHANGES TO THE REPEAT PRESCRIPTION TELEPHONE SERVICE 

    From Monday 12th November 2018 access to the repeat prescription telephone service will be available from:

    12.30pm to 3pm

    Monday - Friday

    You can still order your repeat medications in person, on-line, through the App or via the post.

     
  • Extended Access Service

    MORE APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE NOW

    There are now more primary care appointments available in our area, making it easier for you to get an appointment at a time that suits you.  Read more... 

     

     
  • Dispensary Opening Times

    Please be aware the Dispensary is not open on a Saturday morning when the Surgery is running a Saturday morning clinic.

    The Dispensary hours are Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 6pm.

     

     
  • Hayfever Treatment Advice

    Do you suffer from Hayfever?  Please click on the link and get some advice.

     

     
  • Who is my named GP?

    All Patients haven been allocated a named GP who is responsible for the Patient's overall care.

    Please contact the surgery if you would like to know the name of your GP.

    Although you have a named GP, you can still make appointments with any of our doctors.

     If you wish you can also ask to change your named GP and we would aim to accommodate this request wherever possible.

     
  • Online services for 11-16 year olds

    Unfortunately for operational reasons, online services will not be available to patients aged between 11-16 years.

    Any queries please contact, Miss Wendy Dowson, Practice Manager

     

     
  • TTP SystmOne App

    TPP have released a SystmOnline app, available currently for the IOS platform, which offers patients much of the same functionality as the SystmOnline website, but optimised for smartphones.

    The app can be downloaded for free now, for how to please click here

     

     

Practice Nurses

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Our highly skilled Nursing team, with the support of Health Care Assistants, offer a variety of services here at the surgery all run on an appointment basis only.  Due to the variety of services you may be asked by the Receptionist the nature of your appointment.  This is to help us ensure that you see the appropriate nurse.

 

Core services available: 

  • New patient health checks
  • Blood taking and ECG recording
  • Clinical procedures i.e. dressings, suture removal, ear syringing
  • Clinical monitoring i.e. Doppler’s, blood pressure checks, weight checks
  • Dietary / lifestyle advice
  • Health promotion advice
  • Travel vaccinations and advice*
  • Cervical cytology
  • Family planning advice / Repeat pill prescriptions**
  • Emergency care if appropriate

 

 * To be made ideally 6 weeks prior to travelling to discuss all your travel advice and vaccination requirements.  Please note follow up appointments may be necessary to administer the vaccinations you require.

 

** Available with the practice nurse for the under 50’s only and on an alternative doctor / practice nurse basis.  Patients over 50 will be required to book in with one of the doctors.

 

 

Specialised services/clinics offered by some of our Practice Nurses and when they are run:  

  • Asthma
Where available
  • Child Immunisations
Tuesday / Thursday mornings
  • Coronary Heart Disease
Where available
  • Diabetes and review
Where available
  • Lithium and review
Where available
Most mornings
  • NHS Health Check
Where available
  • Smoking Cessation
Where available
  • Spirometry
Where available
  •  Travel Clinic
Wednesday afternoon / where available