The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday 2022

The surgery will be closed Thursday 2nd and Friday 3rd June for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday 2022 If you require urgent medical treatment while we are closed please call 111 or visit 111.nhs.uk In an emergency, please call 999 Our telephone lines will reopen from 8:00 am Monday 6 June 2022 Find information

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Welcome to Woolstone Medical Centre

Our aim is to provide high quality health care in a safe and  accessible fashion where patients are treated with care and consideration. We encourage patients to take responsibility for their own health and strive to enable the personal and professional development of the staff.

Partners in Care

Once registered, patients and healthcare professionals work together to ensure the most appropriate care is provided. This partnership philosophy extends even further and our active patient group exists to make sure that patient needs and the practice offering are always heading in the same direction.

Facilities

The surgery has the following facilities available:

  • 24/7/365 ONLINE appointment booking, repeat prescription ordering and medical record viewing
  • Baby changer unit
  • Portable induction loop
  • Disabled toilets

AskFirst App

A simple online and mobile solution designed to help patients get the right healthcare they need at the right time. Developed by local GPs and leading IT company, Sensely. Using the app can help patients take more control of their own health.

Know who to turn to for your healthcare

We want to help you get the right medical assistance when you’re ill, injured or have a long term condition. Going directly to the person with the appropriate skills is important. This can help you to a speedier recovery and makes sure all NHS services are run efficiently.

Pharmacist

When you need healthcare advice or help with medicines

Optician

Sudden loss of vision. Blurred vision. Painful or red eyes?

Dentist

When your mouth or teeth need urgent attention

NHS Out-of-hours

When your GP and local pharmacy are closed

Minor injury

You will usually need a GP referral, except in an emergency.

Accident & Emergency

When an illness or injury is serious or life-threatening

Alert

Coronavirus Update

To all of our patients this is a polite notice that although mask wearing is not the law from Monday 19th July  2021 in most public places it is still mandated in public health settings and within the NHS.

This is to continue to protect our staff and all patients attending the surgery as much as possible.

At this time please do not go to the surgery, unless you are advised to do so by a member of the Practice team. Please wear a face covering and observe social distancing when attending the surgery.

Do not contact your GP surgery about your COVID-19 vaccination status. GPs cannot provide letters showing your COVID-19 vaccination status. For more information please visit gov.uk/demonstrating-your-vaccine-status

Download the NHS COVID 19 app

Get tested for coronavirus

  • Symptoms
    Find out about the main symptoms of coronavirus and what to do if you or your child has them.
  • Testing
    Get a test to check if you have coronavirus, find out what testing involves and understand your test result.
  • Self-isolation and treating symptoms
    Advice about staying at home (self-isolation) and treatment for you and anyone you live with.
  • People at higher risk
    Advice for people at higher risk from coronavirus, including older people, people with health conditions and pregnant women.
  • Long-term effects (long COVID)
    Find out about the long-term effects coronavirus can sometimes have and what help is available.
  • Social distancing and changes to everyday life
    Advice about avoiding close contact with other people (social distancing), looking after your wellbeing and using the NHS and other services.
  • Take part in research
    Find out about health research studies and how you may be able to take part.

For further information go to nhs.uk/coronavirus or gov.uk/coronavirus.