Welcome to Meadowbridge Surgery Online
Welcome along to our surgery website where we hope you will quickly benefit from a user friendly layout and a wealth of information about our healthcare services. Find out when we’re open and what to do when we’re not, all from the comfort of your own home.
Emergency Only Service on Wednesday 4th February
Due to a full upgrade of our Computer system on 4th February, we will have no computer access. We will be operating an emergency online service with no prescription processing facility available either that day. All handwritten or online prescriptions will not be processed until Thursday 5th February.
The practice will hopefully return to normal operating procedures on Thursday 05th February. We apologise in advance for any inconvenience this may cause and would greatly appreciate your understanding and patience in this matter.
SEASONAL FLU VACCINATION Contract reception to arrange an appointment with a Practice Nurse or Health Care Assistant - flu vaccine is still available to any patient over 65 or in any at risk group.
Updates Previous Months.
Cervical Screening - what to expect when you attend. Further information available within the Clinics & Services Tab.
Family Carer Support Events 2015 - see Further Information - Carers Tab for more information
Self Care - Self Care covers 13 common ailments and fact sheets are available aimed to inform patients on issues around self care and on how to best handle the symptoms. (Please see the Clinics & Services tab above for further information and fact sheets. (There will also be a leaflet display in reception)
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm - Men over 65, who have never attended for AAA Screening, can ask to be screened by contacting the Programme Office on: 02890 631828.
PSA Testing and Prostate Cancer Risk Management Programme. - Information & patient leaflets are now available at the above Further Information Section under the Supporting Information Tab.
Breast Screening Programme - Information and a Video link is now available at the above Further Information Section under the Supporting Information Tab.
Bowel Cancer Screening programme The age range for Northern Ireland Bowel Cancer Screening programme to includes all eligible individuals aged 60-74.
The majority of the population covered by the new upper age range will have previously been invited to take part in screening and so should have some understanding of the programme and how it operates. Only a small number of people aged 74 will be invited to participate for the first time. If you have questions or concerns about your invite check out www.cancerscreening.hscni.net or call the freephone helpline number (Telephone 0800 015 2514). Individuals will continue to be invited for screening using the existing systems and processes.
One Click Away
Convenience doesn’t stop there and you can now access a number of services online. Ordering a repeat prescription or sending us your comments are both just a click away. And if you’re not yet registered with us you can download the necessary forms here too.
Health and Happiness
Our team are dedicated to your continued good health and approach your care with professionalism, discretion and friendliness. You can count on a warm welcome from everyone involved here at the practice.
You can see when the surgery will be closed here
(Site updated 29/01/2015)