Clinics & Services asthma_inhaler4

In addition to GP consultations the practice adheres to the General Medical Services Contract for the provision of healthcare services:

Chronic Disease Management

  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary heart disease
  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure (Hypertension)

Additional Services

  • Blood tests - Available with our practice nurses each day until 2.30pm. If you need a late appointment we can book you into the Choc Clinic at Furness General Hospital for appointments after 6.30pm
  • Cervical smears - Available Monday - Thursday throughout the day and Fridays until 2.30pm
  • Cholesterol monitoring
  • Contraceptive services - including emergency contraception.
  • Child health & immunisations - Our Baby and Child Immunisation clinics are on a Monday morning in the surgery - these are booked by Childrens Health and you will be sent an appointment by letter direct form them.bp_check
  • ECG's
  • Height & weight checks
  • Maternity services - antenatal and postnatal care provided by the doctors and midwife.
  • Minor surgery - regular clinics held on Thursday mornings. 
  • Smoking cessation
  • Vaccinations and immunisations - including flu, pneumococcal, tetanus and diptheria boosters, polio boosters and travel vaccinations.
  • NHS Checks for people aged between 40 and 74. You can request a check or a letter will be sent out to you inviting your a check.
  • Minor Injuries - a drop in clinic for patients with minor wounds (which may require sutures, steri-strips or glue) burns, soft tissue injuries and removal of some foreign bodies.
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