PLEASE NOTE: YOU CAN NOW BOOK APPOINTMENTS FOR FLU JABS: PLEASE BOOK FLU JAB APPOINTMENTS WITH CHRIS POCKLINGTON OR LYNN TOMS
Book an appointment on-line or order your repeat medication
At this time of year many people suffer from chesty coughs, sore throats, colds and sinusitis. Most of these illnesses are viral and do not need antibiotics. Give them time, and they will get better on their own. However, if you are worried, ill or short of breath please make an appointment to see the nurse or doctor.
You can book a single GP appointment on line. If you require a double GP appointment, please call.
You can book both single and double nurse and healthcare assistant appointments on-line. Consult the list of procedures below to see how many appointments you need and enter a reason for your appointment, so that we can verify the amount of time booked.
Click Here for appointments and repeat medication, or to register for on-line services
YOU NEED A UNIQUE PIN NUMBER TO ACCESS THIS FUNCTION. To request your PIN, please e-mail reception on firstname.lastname@example.org , or phone reception
IF YOU REQUIRE ANY ASSISTANCE IN REGISTERING FOR ON-LINE SERVICES, OR HELP WITH HOW TO USE OUR ON-LINE SERVICES, PLEASE CONTACT RECEPTION, WHO WILL ARRANGE A ONE-TO-ONE SESSION AT THAXTED SURGERY
Nurse and Healthcare Assistant Procedures requiring a double appointment
Asthma Check (Sarah Cole. Louise Burgess)
Cervical Smear (Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
Ear Syringing (Chris Pocklington, Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
ECG (as requested by a GP) (Chris Pockington and Lynn Toms)
Removal of 6 or more stitches/clips/sutures (Chris Pocklington, Louise Burgess, Sarah Cole)
Smoking Cessation first appointment (Lynn Toms, Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
Nurse and Healthcare Assistant Procedures requiring a single appointment
Flu jabs (Chris Pocklington and Lynn Toms)
Blood test - Please book your appointment before 15:30, and note that no INR blood tests can be done on a FRIDAY, UNLESS SPECIFICALLY REQUESTED BY THE HOSPITAL. If you are booking a fasting blood test, please note that you cannot have any food or drink (except plain water) for 12 hours before your test. You can take any medication with plain water.
B12 injection (as requested by a doctor) (Chris Pocklington, Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
Blood pressure checks (Chris Pocklington and Lynn Toms)
Oral Contraception Pill Check (Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
Depo-Provera contraceptive injection (Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
Chlamydia testing - any age, male or female (Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
Wound dressings (Chris Pocklington, Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess - for bigger, more complicated dressings, use Sarah and Louise)
Ear or Eye infections (Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
Morning after pill/Emergency contraception (Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
HRT checks (Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
Incontinence Advice (Sarah Cole)
Menopause advice (Sarah Cole)
New Patient Health Check (Chris Pocklington, Lynn Toms)
Pregnancy tests (Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
Urine Dip-test/possible urine infection (Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess) Please bring a urine sample.
Problems of a feminine nature: for example, suspected thrush or the presence of a vaginal discharge (Sarah Cole, Louise Burgess)
If you require a procedure or service that is not listed above, please telephone reception on 01371 830213, and our trained receptionists will be able to assist you.