Clinics & Services
We run a range of clinics. For an appointment or further details please call our main surgery at Colne Medical Centre on (01206 302522.
Antenatal clinic - Tuesday 13:30 -16:15 run by the midwives.
Child health and immunisation - Tuesday 13:00 -15:30. All new babies are invited for regular check-ups from eight weeks old. Please remember to bring your child's personal health record book for your appointments at the Surgery.
Diabetes - led by our nursing team, this clinic offers advice and general health check-ups.
Patients will be invited to the practice for annual checks by letter or text message.
Asthma - one of our practice nurses sees patients to help in asthma care. Please make an appointment for your annual check-up.
Family planning - A full family planning service is available including coil fitting, removal and advice. We also have clinicians trained to insert Nexplanon contraceptive implants. Please make an appointment with the practice nurse.
Emergency Contraception - The morning after pill is effective up to 72 hours after unprotected sex, but it is best taken as soon as possible; so please ask the Receptionist for an emergency appointment. A GP or Nurse Practitioner will be able to see you for this. You can also purchase the morning after pill from a Pharmacist without arranging an appointment.
Seasonal flu clinics- please see the appointments page
GP Care advisor - our care advisor Tracey Hogg can assist you with a range of information and advice on subjects including:
- Benefits, and the completion of claims forms
- Equipment assessment of your home to include items such as handrails etc.
- Occupational therapy assessments for home aids.
- Contact with the appropriate Statutory Care Services.
- Contact with the appropriate voluntary services.
- Identify whether you are entitled to any form of grant.
To book an appointment please contact the surgery.
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