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FACE MASKS

Please wear a face mask if you have to visit the surgery for an face to face appointment with the GP or Nurse. The Surgery no longer supplies them to Patients. Thank you for your co-operation.

 Coronavirus:

If you have travelled from a globally affected area or have been in contact with someone confirmed as having Coronavirus in the last two weeks, you may be at risk of Coronavirus.  Please do NOT leave the house.

Ring 111 or access 111 online for advice and guidance

DO NOT GO TO THE GP SURGERY.

 Prescription Collections:

Collection of prescriptions are available at the following times from the DISPENSARY window - DO NOT ENTER the surgery. 


Collection times are daily : 

10.30am - 12.30pm and 3.30pm- 5.30pm ONLY.

Greenodd prescription collection time will currently remain at the same time - 

Friday 11.30am- 12.30pm

Thank you for your co-operation in these difficult times.

DO NOT COME INTO THE SURGERY

All telephone calls to the surgery will be triaged by reception staff and telephone appointments will be booked accordingly with a GP.

 

Cervical Screening Scam Alert

If you have received a text message claiming to be from the call and recall service advising that an overdue screening is due DO NOT call the mobile number or give out any personal details.

General Data Protection Regulation

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new law that determines how your personal data is processed and kept safe, and the legal rights that you have in relation to your own data.

The regulation applies from 25th May 2018, and will apply even after the UK leaves the EU. Please click here for more GDPR information.


  

Clinics & Services

The practice nurses offer a full range of services in our treatment room, including

  • Asthma 
  • Diabetes
  • COPD
  • Cardiovascular
  • Well Person
  • Childhood Vaccinations
  • Minor Surgery
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Hypertension
  • Mental Health
  • Dietary Advice
  • Cervical Smears
  • Ear syringing
  • Sexual Health Advice
  • Travel Vaccinations (for which there may be a charge)

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This clinic is run to advise, investigate and manage the care of asthma. Our nursing staff have special training and expertise in this field.

Diabetes

Our practice nurse Christine runs the diabetic clinic to ensure all patients manage their diabetic conditions with as much support as possible.  Patients will have regular reviews with Christine or one of the doctors, and is available for appointments each week to discuss any concerns you may have.

We also have a number of other chronic illness clinics for other problems such as Hypertension, COPD etc.

Well Person

This clinic is run to advise on general health matters, and where appropriate to screen patients for problems such as high blood pressure, diabetes, high blood cholesterol, and asthma.

Travel Advice

We also provide up to date advice on preventing health problems whilst abroad and on immunisation for foreign travel.  Please make an appointment to discuss your requirements with our nurses at least 6 weeks before you travel.  This will allow enough time to enable us to assess what is required and administer the required vaccinations depending on your area of travel.

Contraceptive Advice

Both doctors and nurses provide a full range of contraceptive services, including advice on all methods of contraception. We are also able to provide “morning after” contraception.

Cervical Smears

These are provided at regular intervals as recommended by current guidelines. They are normally performed by the practice nurses, but can be arranged with the doctor if preferred. Patients eligible for screening will be called via our screening system, but please call us if you have any concerns at all.

Maternity Care pregnant8

The doctors and midwife provide antenatal and postnatal care, so that every pregnant woman is seen regularly. Pre-conceptual advice is also available.

 
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