Today we have gained our certificate of accreditation for meeting the standards required to become an Armed Forces veteran friendly accredited GP practice and supporting the health commitments of the … [continue] We are an Armed Forces veteran friendly accredited GP practice
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FLU VACCINATIONS As you may have heard on the news or read in the press, there is approximately a two week delay to the delivery of flu vaccinations nationally. We … [continue] Flu Vaccinations
Please click on the link below. Statement from Wigan LMC Covid 19 face covering and social distancing in GP surgeries
Throughout the pandemic we have strived to make the surgery as safe as possible for all our patients and staff. We will continue to do so going forward. From the … [continue] *** The wearing of face coverings in General Practice from 19 July 2021 ***
Wigan Borough Domestic Abuse Service offers free, confidential, advice and support which is available to anyone affected by domestic abuse. You do not need an appointment or referral. Their helpline … [continue] Wigan Borough Domestic Abuse Service
We have a number of walk in clinics taking place in the Wigan Borough this week. First dose Pfizer clinics. These are for people aged 18 or above who live … [continue] Covid Vaccination Walk in Clinics for 1st Dose aged 18 and over
Follow this link for the Psychological Wellbeing Service leaflet
As of Saturday 6th March 2021, patients aged 55 – 59 (in priority group 8) will receive a letter from NHS England inviting them to book an appointment at one … [continue] *** Covid Vaccination Update to Groups 8, 7, 6 and 5 ***
*** ASTHMA PATIENTS *** We are aware that there has been some confusion about when people with asthma will get the Covid-19 vaccine and what priority group they fall … [continue] Asthma Patients
NHS England are writing to all patients in group 5 (over the age of 65) to invite them to book an appointment at a local national clinic or pharmacy. We … [continue] *** Covid Vaccination – Group 5 (over the age of 65) & Group 6 (16-64 years with underlying health conditions) ***
*** UPDATED 10/2/21 *** If you are aged over 70 or are in the clinically extremely vulnerable group (Group 4) and haven’t yet had your first Covid-19 vaccination, please contact … [continue] Covid-19 Vaccine
Please click on the link below for further details of our opening times over Christmas and the New Year. Thank you. Christmas-and-New-Year-Opening.
Please click on the link below for details on ordering your prescription(s) over the festive season. Prescription-ordering-over-the-festive-season
Please click on the link below for more information. Pharmacy-opening-times-2020.
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We welcome the news that one of the Covid-19 vaccines has been approved by the regulator. How these vaccines will be delivered and when is still in the planning stages … [continue] Covid-19 Vaccine
Please click the link for more information on supporting you recovery after Covid 19
Please download the document linked below to find out more advice for patients using Proton Pump Inhibitors for the treatment of indigestion. Advice for patients taking PPI (proton pump inhibitors) … [continue] Advice for patients taking PPI (proton pump inhibitors)
Please see the letter attached below for information about exemption from Wigan LMC*. Guidance for patients requesting exemption letters for wearing facemasks *The Wigan Local medical Committee is the statutory … [continue] Face masks – Guidance for patients requesting exemption letters
Guidance to keep you safe when attending your vaccination appointment While coronavirus has put limitations on all our lives, it is important that you or your baby or child still … [continue] Immunisations
Wigan Council is aware of the impact that the coronavirus (COVID-19) is having on our vulnerable residents. If you are vulnerable, need help and have no one to turn to, … [continue] Vulnerable residents
The practice have taken advice from Public Health England and has temporarily removed appointments bookable online, please contact the surgery for all appointments.