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Welcome to Station Road Surgery 

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Unfortunately the delivery date of the Flu vaccine has been changed to the 2nd week in October meaning the dates for our flu vaccine drop-ins will be moved, we will update you of the new dates ASAP!

Our aim is to ensure that you have a positive experience with the care we provide and improve the health and well-being of all our patients.

We are constantly updating our website and strive to provide simple delivery of information regarding a wide range of our services and current information.

Avoid the telephone! Consult with one of our GPs online, get a response within 48 hours.  Also, request fit notes and other general enquiries. 

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The surgery is open. 

Please be assured we remain open if you need us. A clinician will speak to you on the phone to begin with and only invite you in for a face-to-face appointment if necessary.

To mask or not to mask.

Mask wearing will become optional from 19th July 2021 as per government guidelines. We must stress that the same guidance suggests caution and recommends ongoing wearing of masks in closed spaces and crowded areas where other vulnerable people may be present. When you visit the surgery you will be in close proximity to our clinicians and potentially vulnerable patients. We, therefore, ask that when you visit the surgery you continue to wear a face mask. This is to ensure that those who are most vulnerable are still protected when accessing care. 

Covid Vaccination Program.

Please click on Clinics & Services from the menu above, and choose Covid Vaccination for the latest information. 

Proof of Covid Vaccination Status 

Please follow this link to obtain proof of vaccination. Please note that the GP does not deal with these requests

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/demonstrating-your-covid-19-vaccination-status-when-travelling-abroad

Our services. 

Appointments are being delivered face-to-face, online, over the telephone, and via video link. You can also use our e-consult service by clicking on the banner above. If you are asked to come into the surgery for a face-to-face appointment, please remember to wear a face-covering

Phone Lines are busier, therefore please persevere if it takes a longer time to answer or you need to redial. Our busiest periods are between 8 am and 10 am, if your problem will wait, please try after these times.  You may be asked to discuss your condition with our reception team first, to assess what will be most appropriate for you and which member of the health care team is best placed to help you. Please be reassured of your confidentiality at all times.

Home Visits are available for the truly housebound and should be requested before 11.00 am. We also have access to district nurses, community matron, specialist community nurses and social prescribing link workers who can all help to advise and support you. 

Routine Clinics We have continued to provide care for patients with long-term conditions, such as Asthma, COPD, Diabetes and Epilepsy. Cervical smears will continue to be carried out, as will baby immunisations. 

Tolerance We appreciate that this has been a very difficult time for our patients, but would ask that you treat our staff with courtesy and respect at all times. If you do have to make a complaint, we ask that you put it in writing and address it to the Practice Manager. We strive to work together with our patients to improve our services. 

Clinical Trials 

Struggling with chronic hand eczema, please click here to find out what treatments are available.

Covid Trial at home

Trial Recruitment Visit -ISRCTN registry 

Improved Access

Click the logo below to find out more.

Homepage Website Banner

 

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To use the online service you must have obtained a user name & password from the surgery.  Please contact reception for further information. Find out More.

Join In

We hope you enjoy having a look around the site and familiarising yourself with some of the online features such as ordering a repeat prescription. Whatever your thoughts, be sure to let us know via our feedback function. Comments and suggestions are always a great way of helping us continue to enhance the way we look after you.

Get Well, Keep Well

Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.

Access

The surgery building was opened in 1984 and is the result of extensive conversion works to the old Sowerby Bridge Police Station.

We provide ramps and toilet facilities for the disabled. A wheelchair available for anyone who has problems getting their own wheelchair into the surgery. All our patient services are on the ground floor.

(Site updated 23/09/2021)
For appointments and prescriptions please use the Online Services link above. Alternatively, just click here.
 
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