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2020

If you need urgent medical assistant during these hours please contact NHS 111 or I Heart Barnsley.

  • Ordering Repeat Prescriptions
    Please plan for your next prescription at least 7 days before you are due to run out of tablets. This will allow 48 hours for the surgery to process the prescription and 48 hours for the pharmacy to obtain and dispense your prescription. Repeat prescriptions can only be issued by the receptionist if the GP has authorised the treatment as a […]
  • Flu Season 20/21
    It is vitally important this year that all patients eligible have their flu vaccine.  The practice has purchased a flu vaccine for all eligible patients. We have limited stock until our next delivery, so vaccines will be given to eligible cohort on a first come first serve basis. We will be holding additional clinics when more stock arrives. Our 3rd clinic will be […]
  • Have your say to develop a new respiratory service for adults in Barnsley
    Have your Say today! Have you or your friends and family accessed respiratory services in Barnsley in the last 3 years? We want to hear your views on local respiratory services and feedback on out plans for the service in the future. Fill our the survey today: Online: www.barnsleyccg.nhs.uk/respiratory Email: barnccg.comms@nhs.net Call us: 01226433738 Closing date: 13.9.2020
  • Hollie Guard
    Hollie Guard can help you feel safe In danger? A simple shake or tap activates Hollie Guard, automatically sending your location and audio/video evidence to your designated contacts Download on the App Store for i-Phone, Android App Store or Windows Phone
  • Novel Coronavirus
    What is a coronavirus? A coronavirus is a type of virus. As a group, coronaviruses are common across the world. Typical symptoms of coronavirus include fever and a cough that may progress to a severe pneumonia causing shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. Coronavirus can cause more severe symptoms in people with weakened immune systems, older people, and those with chronic […]
  • Rotherham Dementia Carer Support
    If you would like to attend any of the dementia cafes please click on the link below Click here
  • Appointments Changing
    From the 2nd of September 2019 There will still be pre-bookable, online and same day.  The same day appointments will be released at 8am for full day.  We hope that releasing these appointments in this way will help patients.  Patients can book appointments either in person at the surgery, using the automated telephone system or online. We are also implementing the triage service, we […]
  • Measles
    Please let us know if you think you may have Measles, please see the attached.  http://www.gpwebsolutions-host.co.uk/793/files/2019/07/PHE_Measles_outbreak_A4_poster_for_GP_surgery_reception.pdf
  • Cancer Awareness
    Please click on the link to see the latest Be Cancer safe information: http://www.gpwebsolutions-host.co.uk/793/files/2019/06/FINAL-BCS-Signs-and-Symptoms-Guide-for-Patients.pdf
  • When can your child return to school after an illness
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  • NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme – South Yorkshire & Bassetlaw
    Please contact the  number below for more information Tel: 01709 649100 Aaa Screening Office Medical Imaging Montagu Hospital Adwick Road Mexborough S64 0AZ
  • Missed Appointments
    Missed appointments (DNA – Did not attend) Please click here to see the amount of appointments that where missed during the month of September 2020. Missed appointments are not acceptable as the surgery has the functionality for patients to check, amend and cancel appointments  24/7 using the automated telephone system.  The surgery also offers patients the opportunity to register to use the […]
  • National Diabetes Audit
    Helping to reduce diabetes and improve diabetes care This GP practice is taking part in an important national project about people at risk of diabetes and diabetes care and treatment in the NHS. The project is called the National Diabetes Audit (NDA). If you have diabetes, non-diabetic hyperglycaemia, impaired glucose tolerance or pre-diabetes, your GP practice will share information about your […]
  • Extended Hours Appointments
    Extended Hours Appointments Patients who are registered at this practice can now book an appointments to see the Advanced Nurse Practitioner Monday evenings (after 6.30pm) and on a Wednesday morning from 7am, appointments will take place at this practice. Talk to the practice receptionist to find out more or book an appointment.  A number of these appointment are made available for […]
  • Asthma Patient’s – Using your inhalers correctly?
    Click on the link below to watch short video on how to use your inhalers https://player.vimeo.com/video/190550169
  • Drug Driving Laws
    Click here  
  • Practice Leaflet
    Practice Leaflet Booklet
  • Online Services
    Did you know that you can book appointments, order repeat prescription and view your online medical records including immunisations, allergy and medications once you have registered at reception?

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, how you contact us will be different at the moment. This is to limit face-to-face contact whenever possible and help stop the spread of coronavirus.
Wombwell Medical Centre is open and if you need to see your GP/ANP/Nurse or Healthcare, please ring us on Tel: 01226 752470 or visit our website – to see our practice opening times. If you are waiting for a check-up, please be assured we will be in touch Appointments are being delivered face-to-face, online and over the telephone. If you are asked to come into the surgery for a face-to-face appointment, please remember to wear a face covering. Measures are in place to keep you safe from infection during your visit to the surgery.
 
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