The following clinics are available in the surgery:
Family Planning, including advice prior to pregnancy, natural methods as well as the pill, caps and IUCD.
Childhood immunisations and medicals.
Travel advice and immunisation – Somercotes Medical Centre is a designated Yellow Fever Centre.
Health Promotion and Well Person Management.
Chronic Disease Management including Diabetes, Asthma, COPD, Hypertension, Epilepsy and Chronic Heart Disease. (If you suffer from any of these chronic illnesses you will be routinely invited to have important regular check-ups)
Private patient services - providing medical assessment for fitness to drive HGV, PCV etc and we assist local businesses by providing pre-employment medicals, annual health checks,
Audiological examinations and Occupational Health.
This list is not exhaustive, if the service you require is not listed please ask at reception.
We actively promote ‘Fresh Start’ smoking cessation services, ‘Be Active’ and ‘Waist Wise’ programmes.
PRACTICE SERVICES AND ADDITIONAL CLINICS
Apart from the usual surgeries we have a number of clinics to meet patients particular needs. We have dedicated ‘attached’ teams of professional staff who assist us in bringing you a high quality service.
It is with regret that our Health Visitor Team will be conducting their clinics from Somercotes Childrens Centre from 27th September, 2011.