5 REASONS TO ENSURE YOUR CHILD HAS THEIR FLU VACCINATION

APPOINTMENTS ARE NOW OPEN FOR CHILD FLU VACCINATIONS Fit and well Children aged 2 and 3 who have no long term conditions can have the nasal flu vaccinations; note the nasal flu contains certified medical grade gelatin. All Children and teenagers up to the age of 17 who have a long term condition such as […]

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MACMILLAN COFFEE MORNING FRIDAY 28TH SEPTEMBER 2018

 and North Road Suite Practice Team supported by the Ravensthorpe Health Visitor Team would like to thank all our patients and staffs for supporting this years event held on Friday 28th September here at the Practice. We are just finalising how much money we raised to support the Macmillan Cancer Charity and we will post the amount […]

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New online support site for people with Type 1 & 2 Diabetes

New online support site for people with Type 1 diabetes A new online resource for people with a new diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes is now live. NHS England has made it easier by collecting all the useful NHS-trusted links in one place on the NHS (nhs.uk) website. The new pages will help people with Type […]

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BOOK YOUR FREE FLU VACCINATION TODAY

This years flu vaccination clinics are split in to two groups – we regret we cannot phone every patient individually  – please call our main line number 01924 767 101 and select option 1 from the main menu to book with us IF YOU ARE: Age 65 AND OVER   ON SAT 15TH SEPT AND SAT […]

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Welcome to Health Matters

Welcome to Health Matters Welcome to our new look news bulletin for local people, partners and stakeholders. As NHS Greater Huddersfield and NHS North Kirklees Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are working more closely together and share a Chief Officer, it makes sense for us to join forces with a single bulletin too. We’ve made a […]

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GP Appointments – Evenings and Weekends from 1st August 2018

Evening and weekend appointments now available Patients can now see a local GP for routine appointments on weekday evenings and at weekends. Pre-bookable and on-the-day appointments are available between 6.30 pm and 9.30 pm each weekday, with additional slots available on Saturdays from 9 am and 4 pm and Sundays 9 am and 1 pm. The […]

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Kirklees Dementia Hub

http://www.commlinks.co.uk/services/kirklees/kirklees-dementia-hub About the service The Kirklees Dementia Hub is a partnership between Community Links and Age UK Calderdale & Kirklees and offers community activity, awareness raising and information & advice sessions for adults of any age with memory problems or a recent diagnosis of dementia. An Information and Advice Line operates Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm […]

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Carers Week – 11th-15th June 2018

Justin our ‘Carers Champion‘ will be holding our annual ‘Carers Coffee Morning’ here in the Practice on Thursday 14th June 10 am to 12.30 pm to support the ‘National Carers week awareness week’ which runs 11th to 15th June 2018. This year the focus is about carers staying healthy and connected.   Our event will be supported […]

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YOUR DATA MATTERS TO THE NHS – NATIONAL DATA OPT-OUT

Your Data Matters to the NHS Information about your health and care helps us to improve your individual care, speed up diagnosis, plan your local services and research new treatments. In May 2018, the strict rules about how this data can and cannot be used were strengthened. The NHS is committed to keeping patient information […]

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NATIONAL BREAST SCREENING PROGRAMME ALERT

Following an investigation started in January 2018, Public Health England (PHE) and NHS England (NHSE) identified that in some instances women were not being invited for their final breast screen between their 68th and 71st birthday. Data have been analysed back to 2009 and an estimated 206,000 women on a GP register in England, now […]

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