Welcome to Saltaire Medical Practice
If you are aged 65 and over please book your flu appointment now.
If you have received a letter or text message from us to advise you are in a "at risk" group please book your flu appointment now.
If you are aged 70 or 79 and have received a letter inviting you for a shingles vaccination please book your appointment now - your flu vaccination can be given at the same time.
We have Saturday morning clinics for your convenience.
Please note that with effect from Tuesday 1 October 2013 the Practice will no longer be accepting repeat prescription requests by telephone.
Repeat prescriptions can be ordered in person using the prescription counterfoil, by post or using our online services. Your pharmacist can also offer a repeat prescribing service for your convenience. Please ask them about the services they can offer.
If you think you may have difficulty using the above services please speak to a receptionist.
With effect from Wednesday 28 August 2013 the telephone number for Saltaire Medical Practice and Cottingley Surgery will be 01274 599263
If you need urgent care or advice when the Practice is closed please dial 111.
When you call NHS 111 you will be assessed, given advice and directed to the local service that can help you.
Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobiles.
Please note this service replaces NHS Direct (0845 4647) from 6.30pm on 5 March 2013.
What is NHS 111?
The new NHS 111 service will help you access urgent local health services when you need them and out of hours.
You should call NHS 111 if
You need medical help fast, but it’s not a 999 emergency
You don’t know who to call for medical help or you don’t have a GP to call
You think you need to got to A&E or another NHS urgent care service or
You require health information or reassurance about what to do next
Did you know you can book appointments and order repeat prescriptions online?
If you don't want to queue and don't want to phone just bring two forms of ID (one containing your photograph) into the Practice and within minutes we will issue you with a password and information pack. The simple instructions are very easy to follow and you will be able to access and book appointments with a GP and order your repeat prescription quickly and easily 24 hours a day.
Our Patient Steering Group use the system and endorse it's simplicity! Why not trial it today?
(Site updated 08/11/2013)