Health Promotion And Disease Management
Health promotion advice is available at all regular consulting times.
Each of the GPs will see antenatal patients at any consulting session. Please ask for a double time slot for this.
The community midwife holds her own clinic every Thursday and runs regular parentcraft courses.
All asthmatics are regularly called to see either doctor or practice nurse. Their condition is monitored and individual management advice given.
Child Health Surveillance And Immunisations
A full course of immunisations against preventable diseases is encouraged for your children.
A doctor and health visitor attend this clinic and welcome enquiries about childhood immunisation. Regular checks are carried out during the first five years of life.
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The doctors and practice nurses are available at all normal consulting times for advice. Patients are regularly called for monitoring of their condition.
We offer a full range of contraceptive services. Your own doctor or practice nurse will help you to decide which method is best for you.
We are happy to see patients of all ages.
We stress that this is a CONFIDENTIAL service and no information will be given to anyone else, including family members, without your consent.
We are able to prescribe the "morning after pill" within 72 hours of incurring the risk.
You will need to speak to your doctor within that time. Alternatively, this service is provided by local pharmacies including Henley Pharmacy (01564 792645), Hopkins Pharmacy - Alcester (01789 762634) and Safeway Pharmacy - Stratford (01789 267106).
Cervical Smears And Well Woman Checks
These are available by appointment with your doctor or practice nurse. We run a recall system for smear tests which means we will write to you when your next test is due.
Women aged between 50 and 65 are automatically invited for breast cancer screening every three years.
The practice nurse offers full up-to-date advice on all immunisations needed for holiday and business travel.
This is carried out by all the doctors, who have been approved by the Primary Care Trust.
This is for the removal of warts, verrucas, etc, and a clinic is held regularly.
The practice nurses will advise you on achieving and maintaining your target weight.
There is a specialist nurse available for advice on continence problems.
Blood Pressure And General Health Screening
The doctors and practice nurses are available at all general consulting times to advise patients.
Smoking Cessation Advice
Our HCA's are fully trained to offer advice to patients who want to stop smoking, and they are offered ongoing support in this. Appointments can be made through reception.
Referrals To Secondary Care
The practice participates in a national patient choice scheme which gives patients more choice in where they are treated, and the ability to book appointments at a time that suits them. Your doctor will explain this should the need for referral arise.
Incubation and exclusion periods of some infectious diseases
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