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Coronavirus COVID-19: In line with national guidance the surgery is no longer accepting requests for face-to-face consultation without a prior on the day telephone call with a clinician. Please phone to book a telephone call. 

Minor Injury Units are based at Camborne/ Redruth Hospital.

Please call 111 to be triaged before attending a Minor Injuries Hospital or visit: https://111.nhs.uk/

There are x-ray facilities available at Camborne/Redruth Hospital.  To access the x-ray service you will need to be referred by your doctor who will provide you with a signed x-ray appointment card and advise you to telephone the x-ray department to book an appointment for your x-ray.  Appointments can be booked between 9am to 8pm, Monday to Friday; and noon to 6pm Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays. 

The West Cornwall Urgent Care Centre based at West Cornwall Hospital in Penzance offers a Nurse Led Service  cover 24 hours a day, 7 days a week  and treats the following conditions:

1. Minor Burns, scalds and injuries.

2. Simple fractures (legs, arms, ankles and wrists). 3. Cuts which require stitching.

4. Chest and urinary infections.

5. Minor falls.

Call NHS 111 for non-emergency health advice (click 'Call 111' blue triangle at the bottom of the page) 

or in case of an emergency 999.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Out of Hours
Call 'NHS 111' on 111.

Home Visits
Where possible please try to come to the surgery. If you know you are going to need a visit please telephone in the morning. You will be asked to give a short explanation of the problem so that the doctor can be notified and decide how urgent your request is.

Services to Patients

bp_checkThe practice has a contract with NHS England and NHS Kernow CCG to provide general medical services and the following additional services

  • Flu vaccines
  • Minor surgery
  • Monitoring of patients on Warfarin medication
  • Monitoring and referral of patients where necessary
  • Monitoring of mothers and babies who leave hospital within 24 hours of birth
  • 24 hour BP monitoring
  • IUD fitting
  • 24 hour ECG monitoring

 


 Do you have an Upcoming Spirometry Appointment?  Please read advice provided:

Getting Ready for Spirometry


Minor Surgery: by appointment only.

Antenatal Clinic :  During the current pandemic, our midwife clinics have been reloacted by the midwifery team.  Please contact reception by telephone for details of how to contact the team members.

Social Prescriber: Clinics are held every Tuesday and Thursday by our Social Prescriber, Nicky Adair.  PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE BY TELEPHONE AT THE PRESENT TIME.

Stop Smoking Service: The Practice has a trained Stop Smoking Counsellor, Michele Stubbs, who can give practical support and advice to help with giving up smoking. Contact reception for appointments which, at the current time, will be by Telephone on alternate Tuesday afternoons.


 

 
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