IAPT – Improving Access to Psychological Therapy
A service for people who are feeling stressed, anxious, low in mood or depressed. We currently have 2 therapists that see patients at the Practice on a Monday and Wednesday. Please ask at reception for a leaflet, your doctor can refer you or alternatively you can self refer, please see the link below for more information. http://www.covwarkpt.nhs.uk/iapt/Pages/default.aspx
Counselling Services for Young People and Families
REACH – offer on-line counselling from the comfort of your own home. If you feel that you could benefit from accessing support with a Counsellor but are worried about meeting someone face-to-face or would find it difficult to get to one of their centres then online counselling could be for you. You will need to be 12 years or over to access this service. They can offer Family counselling, and Childrens and young peoples counselling. Please see the attached link for further information. https://reachcyp.org.uk/
The Health Store Hatters Space Nuneaton – Tel 02476 351418
A Health & Welfare advice centre for young people under 25 – Health, contraception, Money, Relationships, Accommodation, Housing & support in securing Education, Employment and Training – a free confidential drop in service for under 25’s. click on the link for more information https://www.respectyourself.info/provider/the-health-store-nuneaton/
Advice on contraception including coil fitting. The happier you are with your contraception the more effective its likely to be…get more information at www.talkchoice.co.uk then talk to the doctor or nurse about your contraceptive choices.
Time: Please ring the Surgery to make an appointment with the Doctor
Your first antenal appointment with the Midwife will be at the Practice but your follow up antenatal check-ups by our qualified midwife now take place at the Children Centres the Midwife will inform you of your appointment times. Time: Please ring the Surgery to make your first new booking appointment with our Midwife, she holds first time clinics here on a Thursday between 9.00 -11.00am. Vaccinations are arranged with the Practice Nurse, your midwife will advise you on recommended vaccinations.
Mother and Baby
Dr Garala and Dr Parvataneni offer 6 week post natal checks at the Practice, we can organise this when you attend for your babies Child vaccinations for all children up to age 5.Time: A drop in session on Tuesday mornings 9.30 – 11.00 am Practice Nurse appointments are usually scheduled by Child Health and you should receive an appointment in the post.
Routine and travel vaccinations for all ages are available during surgery times by appointment with our nurses.
We run a flu vaccination clinic in October. Ask at reception for further information.
Time: Please ring the Surgery for an appointment with the Practice Nurse
Regular check-ups and advice from practice nurses on lifestyle, inhaler techniques and medication.
Time: Please ring the Surgery for an appointment with the Asthma Nurse.
Regular monitoring with the Specialist Diabetic Nurse’s
Time: Please ring the Surgery for an appointment with the Diabetic Nurse
Regular monitoring is advised with patients who suffer with Angina or had a Heart Attack.
Time: Please ring the Surgery for an appointment with the Heart Care Nurse
We encourage all smokers to stop smoking and offer a smoking cessation service
Time: Please ring the Surgery for an appointment with the Smoking Cessation Nurse
Dr Marson carries out a range of minor surgical procedures.
Time: Please consult Dr Marson to see if your problem can be dealt with by the Surgery.
All at risk patients are encouraged to attend for a check up with the Specialist Nurse at least annually
Time: Please ring the Surgery for an appointment with the Stroke/Osteoporosis Nurse
All patients with high blood pressure are advised to attend for regular check ups with the Practice Nurse
Time: Please ring the Surgery for an appointment with the Nurse or Health Care Assistant.
Cardio Vascular Disease Checks
We offer free healthy lifestyle CVD checks with the Health Care Assistant
Time: Please ring the surgery for an appointment with the Health Care Assistant
Learning Disability Clinic
We provide annual reviews for patients with a learning disability, this is a combined clinic with our trained nurse and doctor.
Time: Please ring the surgery for an appointment with Carolyn Wright and the Doctor for a learning disability review.
We also offer health checks for patients 75 years and over and for patients who have not been seen by the Practice for more than 3 years. Please contact reception and ask for an over 75 health check with the nurse or a standard health check with the nurse if you have not been seen for more than 3 years.
Chlamydia is a common bacterial sexually transmitted infection with the potential to cause serious health problems if left untreated. We now offer free Chlamydia swab screening – you can collect a pack from the surgery. Please contact the surgery for more information .
We offer dementia screening appointments with the Health Care Assistant and home visits for those patients and carers that experience difficulties attending the surgery,please call and speak to Carol Gudger who can organise a home visit.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Screening
We now offer annual screening jointly with our Practice Nurse and GP, please contact the surgery to book a review appointment.