WHITWICK ROAD SURGERY
EASTER 2019 OPENING TIMES
Thursday 18th April – Open As Normal
Friday 19th April – CLOSED
Monday 22nd April – CLOSED
Tuesday 23rd April – Open As Normal
Why not take a look at our Practice Leaflet?
Are you interested in joining our PPG Group ? Click here for more information.
‘Stay Well Pharmacy’ is a new NHS initiative to encourage people to use their pharmacy as the first port of call for minor illnesses which generate almost 20 million medical visits a year. For more information click here!
Boots Pharmacy can support patients with issues such as vaccinations (including flu jabs, pneumonia vaccination services and travel vaccination services), contraception (including the morning after pill and cystitis checks), mens health, cancer, home assit service, quitting smoking support and much more!
Lloyds Pharmacy is a Healthy Living pharmacy, offering Blood Pressure checks, Asthma treatment and advise, Type 2 Diabetes Tests, Pain Management support, Sexual Health Services, Cholesterol and Heart Health Check and more. Before contacting your GP, think about contacting a pharmacy for some support.
To find out more about the change, including how to get help, click here.
Looking for a referral to Mental Health Services?
Let's Talk-Wellbeing is a service that provides psychological assessment and treatment for what are known as mild to moderate common mental health problems, which 1 in 4 of us will suffer with at some stage in our lives.
If you feel this service may benefit you, please click here for more information.
Contact Telephone: 0115 876 0157
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
In order for us to improve the services we offer, you may be asked after each appointment with the practice to complete our questionnaire. There are just two questions which will only take a few moments of your time.
If you spot any signs of cancer, go to your doctor to get it checked out. You're not wasting anyone's time, and if it isn't serious, your mind will be put at rest. But if it is cancer, early diagnosis can make all the difference. The sooner cancer is detected, the better the chances of successful treatment.
If you want to be healthier, it's a lot easier changing one thing at a time. To help you on your way, Change 4 Life have got 10 great, healthy goals for you to choose from. Then, to boost your success they'll give you all the support, tips and ideas that you need to change your life.
So sign up and start looking forward to a healthier new you!
Since April 2015 you can access GP services online, such as; book appointments, order repeat prescriptions and look at summary information of your medical record. Now (or in the very near future) you may be able to view your detailed coded record (DCR). You need to register with your practice to use these services. Please ask at reception.
You could save your own or someone else's life, or help limit the long-term effects of stroke, by learning to think and Act F.A.S.T.
F - Face – has their face fallen on one side? Can they smile?
A - Arms – can they raise both arms and keep them there?
S - Speech – is their speech slurred?
T - Time to call 999 if you see any single one of these signs of a stroke.