NHS Breast Screening Incident

As you are probably aware from the news Public Health England and NHS England have identified that in some instances women were not being invited for their final breast screen between their 68th and 71st birthday. Women now aged 70-79 years will receive a letter from Public Health England. Those aged up to 72 will […]

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Shingles Vaccination

Protect yourself from the pain of shingles – if you are eligible please make an appointment (see poster below for details). Shingles Eligibility Poster Shingles Information Leaflet  

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Practice Facebook Page

We now have a practice facebook page where we will be posting news on our services, local services and other pieces of interesting information.  Please like and follow our facebook page to be kept up to date.  

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FREE NHS Health Check

Aged 40-74? Find out about our free NHS Health Check. Even though you might be feeling well, if you’re over the age of 40 you may be at risk of heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, diabetes or dementia.  A free NHS Health Check can help reduce these risks and make sure you stay healthy.  If you […]

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A very generous donation from Ashton WI

We would like to say a very big thank you to the Ashton WI for their very generous donation to the practice of a new spirometer and 24 hour blood pressure monitor. We are very grateful for these important pieces of equipment that are well used in general practice.  

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If you think you’ve got measles call ahead

Measles is serious, call ahead and get advice before attending the surgery, a walk in centre or Accident & Emergency.  Measles, it’s not just a kid’s problem.  Please click here for further details. The number of young people catching measles has risen.  It’s never too late to be vaccinated.  You need 2 doses of MMR […]

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Patient Newsletters

Our aim is to produce our patient newsletters every quarter (Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter). The latest of our patient newsletters is Winter 2017/18 All our newsletters for the previous year can be found in the Library section of our website.

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Consult your doctor online with eConsult

REMINDER FOR PATIENTS – this system of communication with the practice is NOT FOR MEDICAL EMERGENCIES. eConsult is for routine advice only.  If urgent medical attention or advice is required please contact the practice or NHS 111 directly by telephone. You can contact our doctors on-line with eConsult. If you need advice about a specific problem/ […]

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The NHS Friends & Family Test

Would you recommend this GP Practice to friends and family? The NHS Friends & Family Test is an important opportunity for you to provide feedback on the care and treatment we provide. Your feedback will help NHS England to improve services for everyone. We have a simple form to complete which is in our waiting […]

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