Our aim at Clare Road Medical Centre is to provide a full general practice service including consultations with a doctor or nurse. As well as confidential GP consultations we provide health screens, childhood immunisations, blood tests, referrals to specialists and home visits if you are unable to attend the clinic. We aim to treat all of our patients promptly and in complete confidence. You will find full details of all of our services on this website. Alternatively, please call us
on 029 2038 8081 and we would be delighted to assist you.
Important Patient Notice
Please note the doors to the surgery are closed to reduce the risk of the virus being brought into the surgery.
PATIENTS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED INTO SURGERY PREMISES WITHOUT MAKING PRIOR ARRANGEMENT VIA TELEPHONE.
Repeat prescription service is available. Prescriptions requests will only be taken over the telephone during this time and via the online services.
All prescriptions will be sent to a Pharmacy of your choice, who will collect them from the Surgery.
Alternatively, prescriptions can be collected from surgery by patient.
Prescription Collction time: 12.00-13.00 or 16.00-17.00
Practice require a minimum of 48 hours (business working days) prior to collecting your repeat prescription.
Please note that the first 7 days of absence are covered by the Self-Certification Scheme
f you are unable to work for longer than 7 days or you are on long term sick and your existing certificate is running out, please telephone the Surgery.
Online self isolation notes launched - providing proof of coronavirus absence from work
People unable to work for more than seven days because of coronavirus (COVID-19) can obtain an isolation note through a new online service.
SELF ISOLATION CERTIFICATES can be accessed through the NHS website 111.nhs.uk/isolation-note
During this challenging time telephone lines are extremely busy, please avoid ringing unless it is absolutely necessary.
VISITING CLARE ROAD MEDICAL CENTRE
The health and safety of our patients and staff is paramount at Clare Road Medical Centre.
We kindly request that all patients and visitors to the surgery arrive wearing face mask or face covering.
We are unable to provide face mask at the surgery.
Failure to this request may result in individuals being denied entry into the building.
All patients are reminded that we are not able to provide walk-in appointments. We are offering telephone appointment in the first instance.
Thank you in advance for your support and understanding during this time.
Flu Vaccination 2020
All flu vaccination this year will require an appointment. We will be unable to accommodate walk-in patients for this purpose and priority will be given to the most vulnerable patients in the first instance.
Please note the flu vaccine will not protect against COVID-19 and there is currently no COVID-19 vaccination available.
My Health Online
Patients can take a greater involvement in their own healthcare via the internet, in a similar way to shopping or banking online.
My Health Online gives patients the opportunity to book GP appointments order repeat prescriptions update their general details such as change of address all from the convenience of your own computer or device.
Contact the Surgery to get access Online.
Long-term illnesses are managed by the whole health care team.
Chronic disease refers to medical conditions that may have an ongoing impact on your health. In particular we use this term to refer to the following conditions:
Hypertension, Diabetes, Asthma, COPD, CKD (Chronic kidney disease),
Mental Health conditions such as schizophrenia or bipolar depression,
Ischaemic heart disease, Heart Failure, Stroke, mini-stroke (TIA), Rheumatoid , Arthritis, Osteoporosis, Thyroid disease, Atrial Fibrillation,
Peripheral arterial disease
We encourage our patients to take an active role in helping to manage their own conditions, but it is helpful to come for a review once a year.
We would like to ask for your help in this matter. By taking responsibility for your medical condition you can help ensure that you are having the best possible care.
This review process is important and we will not be able to continue prescribing repeat medications without it.
Treat Yourself Better
My Health Online
Screening for life
148 Clare Road
TEL: 02920 388081
FAX: 02920 388832
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Monday - Friday 8.00-18.30
Saturday & Sunday Closed
Bank Holidays Closed