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NHS 111 is a free to call telephone service  in Yorkshire, to call if you need medical help fast, but are not in a life-threatening situation - available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, for people who are not sure if they need to go to A&E, do not have a GP to call, or generally need reassurance and advice. Just dial 111.

 



The Surgery is Closed on the Afternoon for Training on the following dates:

Future surgery closures for staff training: Wednesday 5th April; Tuesday 13th June; Wednesday 13th September; Tuesday 14th November; Wednesday 18 February 2018

 

Health Promotion

You will be aware that much of our time is spent treating patients' illnesses, but it is true to say that prevention is far better than cure. This is the aim of our health promotion clinics which are detailed below. You can receive this preventative care from your doctor or from our practice nurses, by making an appointment. We will offer you advice and guidance and, if you wish, some leaflets which you can take home to study.

blood_pressure3Health Checks for 40 - 74 year olds

For patients aged 40 to 74 years the Practice offers an NHS Health Check, which assesses your risk of developing cardiovascular disease.  This check is performed by a Health Care Assistant (HCA) and includes a face-to-face and a telephone appointment.

Health Checks for 75 years and older

Annually, in the month of birth, patients who have attained the age of 75 will be able to have a health check with a member of our nursing team, who will check your blood pressure, weight, height, urine and enquire about any health needs. 

Well Woman Clinic

We aim to keep our women patients well by providing preventative care such as smears and breast examination. You can also discuss contraception and menopause problems.

Screening Programmes

Our practice participates in screening programmes and as such our patients are regularly recalled for:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurism ScreeningBreast ScreeningBowel Cancer Screening

Wherever you turn nowadays you will find advice on dieting and the best foods to eat to maintain a healthy lifestyle. The problem is that the advice is often contradictory. We will give you straightforward advice about your nutritionary requirements whether your aim is to lose weight or just maintain a healthy body.

insulin_vialDiabetes Clinic

If you are diagnosed as diabetic then this clinic is geared towards improving your lifestyle wherever possible, whether your diabetes is controlled by tablets or insulin. This is a nurse led clinic with access to the podiatrist.

Respiratory Clinic

If you have been diagnosed with asthma or other respiratory problems you should attend for regular reviews with the nurse.

Stress Management

We are all prone to stress of some sort. Whether you would like to learn some relaxation techniques or just want to talk over some problems and know that what you say will be confidential, then we can help. It has been proven that high levels of stress often lead to more serious illness, ulcers being the example which most people would recognise. Learning to cope with stress can help.

Hypertension

If you have high blood pressure we can regularly monitor this.

 

 
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