The monitoring of patients with dementia, depression, chronic kidney disease, atrial fibrillation, obesity, learning difficulties and those requiring palliative care is provided by the Other services include influenza vaccination and a methadone clinic.
Practice Nurse Clinics
The practice nurses run clinics by appointment for the following:
- Chronic heart disease
- Cancer advice
- Mental health problems
- Cervical smears
- Well woman/man checks
The Nurse will also give contraception advice or advice on smoking cessation, drugs or alcohol consumption.
In addition to providing general medical services to our patients the practice can also offer:
- Minor surgery by appointment
- A health check for those patients between the ages of 16 years and 75 years attending the surgery who have not had a consultation within three years. During the course of that consultation, we will answer any enquiries and undertake such examinations as appear to be appropriate in the circumstances.
- A health check for patients aged 75 years and over attending the surgery who have not had a consultation within 12 months. During the course of that consultation, we will answer any enquiries and undertake such examinations as appear to be appropriate in the circumstances.
- A check at home for patients who are 75 years and over who have not had a consultation within the last 12 months, and it is unreasonable or inappropriate due to the patient’s medical condition for the patient to attend the surgery.