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PRESCRIPTION REQUESTS

PLEASE DO NOT ORDER YOUR PRESCRIPTIONS EARLY - THEY WILL NOT BE ISSUED AND DUE TO CURRENT PRESSURE WE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO CONTACT YOU IN RELATION TO THIS

 

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Carers Health Check 

If you are a 'carer' (i.e. you have an unpaid role looking after someone in the community) for someone we can offer you a health check. 

This will involve an enquiry about any health problems / complaints and a review of any current medication which you may be on.  We can also provide information for organisations which may be able to help you in your role as a carer.

Please telephone our reception and ask for an appointment with our Practice Nurse for 'A Carers Health Check'

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BOWEL SCREENING

A new video has been released giving information on the Bowel Screening Testing

which is currently underway for eligible patients in Northern Ireland. 

If you have to take the test please follow the link below - you may find it of use!

http://www.cancerscreening.hscni.net/2188.htm

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Meningitis Vaccination 

The practice are offering patients an additional vaccination to protect them against meningitis which will cover the ACW+Y strains of the illness. 

You are eligible if you are a patient:

* Aged 18 (born between 2/7/1996 - 1/7/1996)

* If you are born between 2/7/1997 - 1/7/1999

* If you are aged up to 25 going to University for the first time

* If you are 16 or 17 going to Agricultural College for the 1st time

Please telephone reception if you fall into one of the categories and wish to avail of this vaccine.

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PRESCRIPTION REQUESTS

PLEASE NOTE AS FROM THE 25 MAY 2018 WE WILL NO LONGER BE FAXING PRESCRIPTIONS TO CHEMISTS

 

Community Midwives

Mrs Claire Graham (f)

Tel: 028 276 61802

Twice weekly antenatal clinics are run by our midwife, supported by the doctors. Clinics are held at The Country Medical Centre on a Wednesday afternoon and The Dervock Surgery on a Tuesday afternoon between 14:00 - 16:00. Care is shared with a consultant obstetrician, Antenatal classes can be arranged for patients. All women considering pregnancy should seek pre-conceptual advice from their doctor. If you become pregnant you should arrange a ‘booking appointment’ with the midwife.

Community Nurses

Nurse Karen O'Neill (f)

Tel: 028 207 51783

The Community Nursing Team is led by Anne McCambride (District Sister) and is in daily contact with the practice and is available for care and advice to housebound patients. The team provides nursing care at home for those patients of all ages with acute and severe chronic ailments as well as the terminally ill. Specialised nursing can be arranged.

Nurse Margaret Stalford (f)

Health Visitors

Mrs Janice Clements (f)

Tel: 028 207 51990

Your health visiting team can offer a family centred service from pregnancy until your child goes to school. Care health reviews are carried out at home during this time giving relevant health promotion advice and support. The health visitor is available during the hours of 09:00 - 17:00.

 

 
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