You are entitled to a shingles vaccination if your age on the 1st September is 70 to 79 inclusive with the exception of 75. Please make and appointment at reception
Drop In Baby Clinic: Time Change
The drop in clinic will now be open on a Tuesday from 13.30 to 14.30
Outwith these times the health visitors are based at Sighthill Medical Centre. Their contact number is 453 9361
DIY BP Monitoring
We now offer loan of a digital BP monitoring machine. Patients can request loan of the machine at reception after speaking to their GP.
National Bowel Screening Programme
Bowel cancer is the third most common cancer in the UK. The earlier it’s found. The more effectively it can be treated.
If you are aged 50 – 74 you will automatically be sent a free kit that can detect early signs of bowel cancer. If you are 74 or over you can request a kit by calling Freephone 0800 707 60 60.
More information can be found at www.bowelscreening.scot.nhs.uk
Cervical Cancer and HPV Vaccine
The HPV vaccine will be given firstly to 12-13 year olds then offered to 13-17 year olds at their school. At the moment girls who have left school should await further instruction.
For more information please visit:
NHS Helpline 0800 22 44 88