Are available to see the Doctor, Nurse, Pharmacist or Health Care Assistants by telephone or online (to see Doctor via the My Health Online website) up to 3 weeks in advance.
Please telephone after 10am
Are available with a Specialist Nurse in Minor Illness Clinics or a Doctor for Urgent Problems at Beechwood Surgery Monday - Friday from 8.30 - 10.30am via urgent walk-in clinic. These appointments are for problems requiring immediate treatment that cannot wait until a routine appointment.
Out of Hours
In order to utilise the most appropriate service, any medical problems that materialise during the opening hours of Beechwood Surgery should be brought to our attention. Out of Hours is only to be contacted if an urgent medical problem occurs after 6.30pm.
For general health advice we urge patients to contact their local pharmacy, optician or by telephoning the 111 service who can help support general practice with many common illnesses and general health advice. Visit the NHS Web-Site:http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Pages/hub.aspx
01633 277771We would very much appreciate your request before 10.30amwhere possible, and for you to give the receptionist as much information as possible to help the doctor access the urgency of your visit. You may be telephoned by the doctor to discuss your request. The Doctor can see on average 6 patients in the surgery in the time it takes for 1 home visit. Lack of transport is not a valid reason for a home visit.House calls are for bed bound and terminally ill patients only