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Please click here to read our Summer/Autumn Newsletter.

Dr Pooley and Dr Cook have now retired. Please be assured that all of our other GPs have access to your full medical records and will be able to help you.

Our next Saturday Flu Clinic is on Saturday 3rd November 2018 9am to 11.45am - No appointment necessary

We are now a Parkrun Practice which means we support our local Parkrun and recognise its positive impact on health and wellbeing. If you are not familiar with Parkrun please click here and watch this video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HW6Sa4uk7oE&feature=youtu.be

As a practice, we will be having a Parkrun takeover on October 20th at Northallerton. Our staff will be volunteering and we are encouraging both staff and patients to take part. Please click here for more information:

Parkrun Northallerton

COPD Clinics

If you suffer from COPD you will be invited to an annual review. Please bring your inhalers to this 20 minute appointment where the Nurse will:

    • Discuss any symptoms you are experiencing and their impact on you-please complete & bring the CAT test form which should be supplied to you on invitation to this appointment

      Perform a breathing test and check your oxygen levels

      Review your Inhaler technique-please bring your inhalers to the appointment.

      Give advice about your treatment/inhalers and make any appropriate changes

      Advise on signs to monitor which may signal a chest infection & the appropriate action to take

      Ensure the one-off Pneumonia vaccine has been offered

      Ensure the annual Flu vaccination has been offered

      Offer lung exercise classes (Pulmonary rehabilitation) as/if appropriate



    • Stroke Review

    • A stroke review is an appointment with a Practice Nurse once a year to review your condition. They will monitor your current health status and discuss options to keep you as healthy as possible. In a stroke review you will have your height and weight measured, have your Blood Pressure measured and the Nurse will take some blood. The Nurse will also discuss any medication you may be on.

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    • Heart Disease Review

    • In a 20 minute Coronary Heart Disease review you will have your height and weight measured, have your Blood Pressure measured and the Nurse will take some blood. The Nurse will also discuss any medication you may be on, also diet and exercise.

 

    • Asthma clinics

    • Asthma patients will receive an annual review. This may be over the phone or on collecting medications from the Pharmacy. There is also a form via the website which can be submitted to include the details for your asthma check. Some patients may be invited to the surgery for an appointment

       At your annual review the nurse will;

       Discuss any symptoms you are having and their impact on you

      Review your treatment and Inhaler technique - please bring your inhalers with you to the appointment

      Perform a quick blow test called a ‘peak flow’

      Provide advice & support with stopping smoking as required

      Ensure the annual Flu vaccination has been offered

      Discuss & consider the one-off Pneumonia vaccine if appropriate

      Provide you with a personal self-management plan

 
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