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EXTRAORDINARY MEASURES FOR PATIENT CARE DURING CORONAVIRUS EMERGENCY  - see Latest News

 


Your Data Matters to the NHS

You can choose whether your confidential patient information
is used for research and planning.


To find out more visit: nhs.uk/your-nhs-data-matters


Named GP   

If you would like to know who your named Doctor is please ask reception when you next visit the surgery.


Friends and Family Test

The Friends and Family test has recently been added to our website. it is your chance to provide feedback on your experience of the surgery.


Staff Training  - Last Thursday of Every Month

The surgery will be closed for staff training on Thursday 29th April 2021 from 1.00 pm until 4.30 pm.   There is no training in December


Patient Group Meeting

Everyone welcome to join us! We look forward to hearing your comments and suggestions. Please contact reception to find out how to participate.


Repeat Prescriptions

You can now order your repeat prescriptions through the online Prescriptions link. If you wish to register to do so please complete the patient online registration form and bring it along to reception with two forms of ID, one photographic and one proof of address so we can give you the registration information. If you are already registered to use online appointments you do not need to register again.

Breast Screening

Breast screening saves lives.

The mobile breast screening van will be in your area soon. Make sure you book an appointment when you receive your letter.
All women registered with us and aged 50-70 will be called for breast screening every 3 years. Don’t ignore your breast screening – it could save your life.
We support breast screening. It’s a free NHS service for women 50-70 that helps find cancer when it’s too small to see or feel. Screening saves lives. Make sure to attend your appointment when you receive your invite.
1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Treatment is more successful if cancer is detected earlier. Breast screening aims to find cancer early, before you experience any symptoms or notice any changes. Attend screening when you’re invited.
The NHS breast screening mobile unit will be in our area soon. If you’re 50-70 look out for your appointment letter and make sure you attend when you receive it. Screening saves lives.
Did you know you risk of getting breast cancer goes up as you get older? Around 4 out of 5 breast cancers are found in women aged over 50. To find out more about breast screening visit: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/breast-cancer-screening/
Did you know most women with breast cancer do not have a family history of the disease? It’s really important to get checked. Between ages 50-70 you’ll be invited for breast screening every 3 years. Make sure you attend.
Breast screening saves around 1300 lives from breast cancer every year in the UK. It’s really important you attend for screening when you receive your letter. For more information visit
Worried about breast screening? First time attending and not sure what to expect? Find out more about what happens when you go for screening here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/breast-cancer-screening/what-happens/

Useful sources of information:
https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/breast-cancer-screening/
https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/breast-cancer/getting-diagnosed/screening/breast-screening
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/breast-screening-programme-overview



 
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