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We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our Practice.

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We run all our surgeries by an appointment-only system. Appointments can be booked by telephoning The Hub at Epworth Surgery,  visiting the surgery in person or on-line. We try to make ... [continue] Appointments

Chaplaincy Service

Primary Healthcare Chaplaincy Service Why Chaplaincy? In time of poor health or other crises within our lives, we often need more than just a prescription for tablets from our doctor. ... [continue] Chaplaincy Service

Clinics and services

The Practice provides a full range of services under the General Medical Services contract.  As well as providing essential services, the Practice offers the following additional services: Cervical screening Contraceptive ... [continue] Clinics and services

Fit notes

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide you with an SC2 self-certificate ... [continue] Fit notes

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS Choices website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS Choices and you can ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

The NHS does not pay for some of the services we provide. These include private sick notes, insurance forms, holiday cancellation forms, medical reports, fitness to travel certificates, private prescriptions ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Online services

There is now the facility for patients to book appointments with a doctor, order repeat prescriptions and view medical records via this website. To be able to access this facility ... [continue] Online services

Repeat prescriptions

If you are on regular medication your doctor will arrange for you to receive it on a repeat prescription. Due to increased demand the practice now require 72 hours from ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Test results

Since our telephones are very busy in the early morning, we ask you to telephone for test results (eg. blood, urine, x-ray results) between 11:00 and 12:30 each day. To ... [continue] Test results

Text Messaging Service

The practice utilises a text reminder service for all appointments, this consists of the date, time and surgery site of any appointment. If we have a mobile contact telephone number ... [continue] Text Messaging Service

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor, please consider whether an appointment with an ... [continue] Who should I see?

Date published: 28th August, 2014
Date last updated: 19th September, 2017