we will be closed on the following days
From Saturday 23rd December to Tuesday 26th December inclusive
From Sunday 31st December to Monday 1st January inclusive
THE LEYLAND COLLABORATIVE
We have been working hard to increase the number of appointments available for patients. this has involved developing a partnership with other local practices which we are pleased to tell you has now resulted in the formulation of a group named THE LEYLAND COLLABORATIVE.
The collaborative consists of the following practices SANDY LANE SURGERY, MOSS SIDE MEDICAL CENTRE, WORDEN MEDICAL CENTRE, MOSS SIDE MEDICAL CENTRE, CENTRAL PARK SURGERY & THE VILLAGE SURGERIES Croston and Eccleston.
The new service available will provide access to GP appointments at weekends from December 2017. With effect from the 1st January 2018 the group plan to provide evening appointments Monday to Friday. the service is available to all patients within this group on a proportionate basis, however it is important to be aware that the appointment may not necessarily be at this practice, it could be at any one of the surgeries within the group.
GET YOUR FLU JAB NOW - Don't be caught out this winter Flu can be serious! Protect yourself and your family. If you are registered for our on-line service Patient Access you can book your flu jab on-line.
We can now offer you an enriched Summary care Record
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Hepatitis A Vaccine shortage
We would like to make all patients who are travelling abroad aware that there is currently a national shortage of the Hepatitis A vaccine. The companies who manufacture the vaccine are unable to say when this will become available therefore patients may not be able to have this before they travel.
Patient Online Services
We now have over 3000 patients who are using our on-line service for booking appointments, ordering prescriptions, changing their address and telephone numbers. they can also view their medical records and private messaging us.
If your not one of them bring some I.D. into the surgery and sign up now !!!!
CQC Inspection Report
The practice was inspected on 1 November 2016. We have now received our report and are pleased to say that we are rated GOOD with some areas as OUTSTANDING! If you would like to read the full report please click on the CQC link at the bottom of the home page.
If you order repeat medication via the regular email facility on our website you need to read this IMPORTANT CLICK HERE This does not affect those registered for our on-line service Patient Access.
Your contact details
MAKE SURE we have your correct contact details including mobile numbers and email addresses. If they change let us know ASAP. You can either ring 01772 214690 Monday to Thursday am or email email@example.com many thanks
Sunday Opening - Increased Access Scheme
Due to cuts in funding by our local Chorley and South Ribble Clinical Commissioning Group We are now open on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month at the moment. However in April this will be the 2nd and 5th Sunday 9th and 30th April. ( If you have any concerns regarding the cuts in this service then please do contact our local Clinical Commissioning Group on 01772 214232 or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org The surgery will be open from 9:00 - 15:00 for routine and urgent appointment and the telephone lines will be open during this period. The doctors will not be available to do home visits.
If you attend the surgery without an appointment you may be directed to NHS 111 if you require medical assistance and the allocated appointments are already booked. You will be able to pick up prescriptions but requests received on Sundays will not be processed until Monday.
Patient Access - our online service has changed: You can now apply to see your medical records on line see Clinics and Services - Patient Access Online Service.
Do you know who your allocated GP is?
As part of our contract we must now inform all patients which GP they are registered with at the surgery. This is simply an administrative task and you are still able to continue seeing the GP of your choice. If you do not know who your allocated GP is, ask someone next time you come to the surgery or email email@example.com to find out - thank you
Telephone Appointments are available for minor queries or reviews if you do not need to be physically examined.
Use your Pharmacy for minor ailments
Remember your local pharmacist is trained to treat minor ailments such as coughs and colds, blood pressure checks, constipation, rashes / skin problems and headaches etc. Please ask at your local pharmacy.
Mobile numbers / Text alerts / email address
If we do not have any of the above information for you please update us ASAP by phone or by filling in the form on this website to update your records. We are now sending you appointment reminders with a cancel option, clinic invites and blood results by SMS text. click here to update your records
NHS Health checks
We offer NHS Health Checks free of charge to all patients age 40yrs to 74yrs, who are not being monitored in any of our clinics such as the CDM or Diabetic clinics. These NHS Health Checks are done every 5yrs. If you think you qualify for a health check or have not had one in the last 5yrs please contact reception.
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