Flu vaccines available - BOOK AT THE SURGERY - your GP Practice are the only ones able to also give you your Pneumonia and Shingles vaccinations if you are eligible.
Have you been referred for further care? Read this leaflet to find out what you can expect.......What happens when you are referred
The CCG is hosting a public meeting on Thursday 9th November at The Gateway, Sankey Street. All are welcome to hear more about the proposals and to give their feedback about what we should and shouldn't prescribe for short term, minor ailments. If you are unable to attend the public meeting, you can also give your views by completing the online survey here.
To find out what medicines are involved in phase two, please click here to visit the CCG's website.
MOBILE NUMBERS UPDATE
If you have a mobile telephone please ensure that the number we hold on your records is current. We are able to send you SMS messages to confirm appointments, reminders for appointments and health checks, results or if we need to contact you in an emergency. To update your number you can complete the questionnaire in the 'Online Services' (if you have registered for online services) or otherwise complete a form in the surgery.
Patients are now able to access, via SystmOnline both a summary and coded content of their patient record. The summary will include allergies, sensitivities and medication. Only information recorded by the practice will be visible. The detailed coded record will show coded entries, results etc. To request access you must complete an application form and present photo ID at the surgery. Please see the Online Access to Medical Records area for more information.
Penketh Health Centre Information
If you require travel vaccinations please download and fully complete the Travel Vaccinations Questionnaire . Once complete either hand this in to our reception team or post in the letter box at the surgery. The nurse will asses you records and you will be contacted with the outcome. Please allow at least two months before the date of travel.
(Site updated 20/11/2017)