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WE ARE CLOSED FOR BANK HOLIDAYS - IF YOU NEED A DOCTOR URGENTLY DURING THIS TIME PLEASE CONTACT NHS 111 OR IN AN EMERGENCY CALL 999

 TRAINING DAYS

Ongoing Training: For one afternoon per month we focus on clinical and staff development and training, and during this time the surgery will be closed. If you require medical assistance during this time please dial NHS 111.

 

  CARERS

The surgery works closely with West Cumbria Carers and Gillian the support worker - if you would like more information, please ask any member of the surgery team who can help you.

SHARED RECORDS

Improving your care

Health services in Furness are introducing 'shared records'. Shared records allow health professionals to share some limited information from your medical records with other health services that provide you with care. For more information please pick up a 'changes to your medical records' leaflet from the surgery. more information is also available at www.cumbria.nhs.uk

 

Clinics & Services

mother_baby_doctorClinics are arranged for specific health problems.  Appointments can be made in the usual way for the following clinics:

  • Diabetes
  • Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Minor Surgery (please see the doctor or nurse first)
  • Childhood Immunisations and Vaccinations
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Drug & Alcohol counselling (please see the doctor or nurse first)
  • Counselling (please see the doctor or nurse first)
  • Dietician
  • Ante Natal
  • Cervical Smears
  • Travel Vaccination & Advice – We are a Registered Yellow Fever Centre
  • Sexual Health
  • Anticoagulation / INR monitoring

Appointments for contraceptive advice can be made with any of our practice nurses, nurse practitioner or doctors.  Appointments are available from as early as 08:30 and as late as 18:15.

Appointments for sexual Health advice can be made with our Nurse Practitioner or one of our Practice Nurses, please ask at reception.

Nurse Clinics

We have four highly qualified practice nurses who deal with a range of conditions and health concerns.

The nursing team are experts in many areas of disease management including diabetes, asthma, womens health and advice for travellers.

Our nurse practitioner works alongside the doctors in the practice to provide a medical service including holding surgeries and is able to prescribe medicines.

The Health care workers work under the supervision of the nursing team and have been specifically trained to take bloods, check blood pressure, and take ECG tracings, syringe ears and dress wounds as well as assisting the nurses with other duties.


 

 
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