Following a recent meeting with the CCG, patient groups, and local pharmacies it was decided that pharmacies should not order medication on behalf of patients with effect from September 2019. This is in a bid to both improve safety and reduce over-ordering and waste. It means that patients will not be able to ring the practice,…
High blood pressure is one of the most common conditions in this country. More than one in four adults in the UK have it, and we estimate that over 600,000 people in West Yorkshire and Harrogate have undiagnosed high blood pressure…nearly a quarter of the population Read more here: https://www.westyorkshireandharrogatehealthyhearts.co.uk/media/Blood%20Presure/WYH%20Healthy%20Hearts%20Blood%20Pressure%20Leaflet.pdf
Please note that the surgery will be closed for the Bank Holidays on: August Bank Holiday Monday 26 August Christmas & New Year – Christmas Day Wednesday 25 December & Boxing Day Thursday 26 December, then Wednesday 1 January 2020 Training afternoons: closed from 1pm on Wednesday 9 October. You should call 111 if you need…
Which? Have interviewed 15 GPs to get their tips on how you can make your time in the consultation chair count. Read more: https://www.which.co.uk/news/2017/08/10-ways-to-get-the-best-from-your-gp/
A friendly environment for people with dementia to enjoy the pool.
What’s On January – March 2019 Children and Families: Prevention Harrogate and Knaresborough town areas Check out the new what’s on programme at: https://www.northyorks.gov.uk/childrens-centres
We will be adding information about our 2019 flu clinics later in the year, around September. If you are over 65 (or are currently 64 but will be 65 on March 31 2020) you are automatically entitled to the flu vaccine. If you are under 65 but fall into one of the ‘at risk’ groups such…
Would you like to join a course on caring for someone with dementia? See this leaflet and this leaflet for more information.
Top tips from the NHS on how to stay safe during the current hot spell!
You can get a range of fact sheets for common ailments such as coughs, acne, constipation, sore throat, sinusitis and more from the Self Care Forum here You can also subscribe to their newsletter for updates and news about the latest self-care activities.