We are working with local practices to offer our patients evening, weekend and bank holiday appointments! Click here for more information
The Surgery will be closed for Training on Wednesday 12th September 2018 from 12.30pm and will reopen at 08.00am on Thursday 13th September. If you require assistance whilst we are closed please dial 111, if there is an immediate threat to life please dial 999.
How we deal with your personal information
You might have seen a lot of emails recently relating to GDPR. They're to do with a thing called General Data Protection Regulation. See here for more information on how we comply with this updated area of law.
Changes to Products available on Prescription
After careful consultation with the Public, NHS Calderdale CCG has recommended that Practices stop routinely prescribing branded medicines and a number of lower value, self-care products, which are widely available to buy without prescription from pharmacies and supermarkets. The Practices in North Halifax are all working to stop prescribing items commonly available in supermarkets and pharmacies such as:
- Baby Milks
- Infant Colic products
- Vitamin supplements
- Emollients (moisturisers) for minor dry skin conditions
- Cosmetic products e.g. facial hair products
- antifungal nail paints
- Sunscreen products
Click here for more information.
Are you aged between 60 and 74? If you are you should have received a Bowel Cancer Screening Kit - This is so quick and easy to do yourself in the comfort of your own home
In JUNE, 146 appointments were missed by patients. This is the equivalent of TEN full GP clinics!
Every appointment missed equates to vaccinating three children against a life threatening illness.
Please cancel by phone anytime on 01422 247528 (Option '0') or online if you are registered.
Around 80 people in every 100,000 contract shingles between the ages of 70 and 79
We offer a FREE shingles vaccination to patients in the following categories:
If you are aged 70
If you were 70 on or before 1st September 1942 but you haven't reached the age of 80 yet.
Still unsure? Click here to double check. If you are entitled to the free one off vaccination please contact the surgery to make an appointment
At the last inspection we received an overall rating of GOOD.
Please see here for a link to the full report.
DID YOU KNOW?
We offer a full primary care service here at Keighley Road Surgery, including:
Family planning and sexual health advice - for contraception and family planning advice including the morning-after pill
Reviews for patients with Dementia, Diabetes, Asthma and COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Baby and Child Immunisations
Flu, Whooping Cough, Pneumonia, Shingles, some Meningitis vaccinations
Minor Surgery - Biopsy and removal of suspicious moles, removal of unsightly skin lumps, cysts and skin tags, injection of painful joints. An examination is required before a procedure is performed HERE at the surgery.
Travel vaccinations - If you require advice on travel vaccinations, contact reception on 01422 247 528 (Appointments) or call in and ask for a vaccination assessment form. Certain other travel vaccinations also have to be paid for. Please check this when making your enquiries. Vaccinations will only be performed 6 weeks in advance.
Annual Health Checks - For the frail and and people with Learning Difficulties.
ARE YOU REGISTERED FOR ONLINE SERVICES YET?
Setup is easy, just ask for a form at Reception or click here and bring official Photo ID to obtain your login details.You can access the following services online
Book appointments up to four weeks in advance where available
Order Repeat Prescriptions
View Test Results
View Summary Medical Record
View Coded Detailed Medical Record
Register now for Online! You can then make all of the above anytime of the day or night using the large buttons at the bottom of this page. You can also order repeat prescriptions using this service.
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(Site updated 11/07/2018)