Currently we are doing total call back service for all patients requesting an appointment with a GP. If after the call back you need a face to face the GP will organise this.
NEW ON LINE APPOINTMENT SERVICE WITH DOCTORS AND YOUNG PERSONS APPOINTMENTS WITH NURSE.
PLEASE NOTE THAT NON NHS WORK CANNOT BE BOOKED ON LINE. DO NOT BOOK ANY MEDICALS THIS WAY RING THE SURGERY TO ARRANGE.
Consultations with a doctor are made by an appointment only. These can be booked for the same day and also for up to two weeks in advance.
Once we are full for that day.
We only have limited available numbers of appointments available each day depending on numbers of doctors available, once these are fully booked and if you feel you are ill and need seeing today and it cant wait we are now advising that you visit the Urgent Treatment Centre at Pontefract Hospital which is open 7 days a week 24 hours a day. Sorry if its not urgent you will have to keep trying until an appointment is available.
You can make an appointment by telephoning 01977 668455 and selecting option 1 during surgery hours. You can also call in at the surgery. You can also now book on line appointments with the GPs , the GP may change at short notice please be aware of this but this is only done in an emergency. We also have 2 young persons appointments on line with the practice nurse for those 18 and under. Please remember that for the first hour the telephone lines are very busy, and if you are ringing for advice or for a non-urgent appointment, you may find it easier to telephone after 09:30.
Please note it may not always be possible to have a consultation with the doctor of your choice, but we will try our best.
The practice has early morning appointments with a nurse or healthcare Assistant from 7.30am to 8.00am and the GPs do an evening session from 6.30pm on a Wednesday.
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Consultations with Practice Nurses
The practice nurses hold clinics daily, normally by appointment. These can be made in advance and they offer the full range of practice nursing services.
- Ear Syringing
- Removal of Sutures and Dressings
- Blood and Urine test (these are also carried out by the Health Care Assistant)
- Health Promotion clinics
- Chronic Disease Reviews
And many more.
We can also offer telephone consultation with a doctor or nurse for patients whose problems may be dealt with over the phone. Reception will be able to arrange this for you.
You can now be sent a link to set up a video consultation should the need arise, if you have access to a smartphone of computer.
If you cannot attend an appointment for any reason please inform us as soon as possible in order for us to give the slot to someone else. There are several ways to cancel:
- During the day contact the surgery on 01977 668455
- Using on line services
- In person
- By post to: Tieve Tara Medical Centre