Flu appointments now available!
We now have appointments available for patients aged 65 and over for the influenza vaccination!
Appointments are available both Saturday 21st September, and Saturday 28th September, please call 0115 9301105 to book yours now!
Similarly to last year there are two type of vaccine; one for those aged under 65 and one for those aged 65 and over.
Appointments for patients aged 65 and under will be announced at a later date, but we're expecting them to be available early to mid October.
Early Surgery Closure - Wednesday 9th October 2019
We will be closing early on Wednesday 9th October for staff training.
Our surgeries and phone lines will be open until 12:30PM, please ensure any prescriptions are collected before this time if necessary.
If you have any medical emergencies after the lines have closed, please call 111.
Community Coffee Morning - Long Eaton - Tuesday 10th September
‘Community Coffee Mornings’ is a social event held each month at Long Eaton Health Centre, which gives patients an opportunity to connect with others in the local area.
All funds raised at this event will be donated to Macmillan Cancer Support.
Please see the poster to the right for more details.
Newsletter - Spring 2019
We have just released our most recent newsletter! The newsletter is at all three of our surgeries, and can also be viewed by clicking below:
Spring 2019 Newsletter
National Cancer Diagnosis Audit
Our practice is taking part in a national project to improve how people are diagnosed with cancer.
Please see the poster for more information on the important work being done:
GDPR - Our Practice Policies have been Updated
Our practice policies have been updated in line with the recently introduced GDPR.
Please see the 'Practice Policies' tab on our website for more information.
The On Day Service - Starting from 12th April 2018 at Littlewick Medical Centre
The On Day Service is running in Ilkeston to improve access to primary care.
Patients who call our surgery for an appointment may be directed on that same day to the On Day Service where they will be able to be seen by an advanced nurse practitioner at Littlewick Medical Centre on Nottingham Road.
The On Day Service is available from 8.00am to 6.30pm on weekdays, excluding bank holidays.
Go Smoke Free
Visit the NHS smoke free website here.
Learn about the benefits of using e-cigarettes in comparison to smoking.
News regarding Gabapentin and Pregabalin (Lyrica, Alzain, Neurontin) prescriptions
The law is changing from 1st April 2019. Pregabalin and Gabapentin are being reclassified as controlled drugs. Please click the link below to read more on how this affects you.
Pregapalin and Gabapentin Patient Leaflet
Online Access - SystmOnline
You can now book/cancel appointments and order repeat medication on line.
To sign up you will need to bring photo ID to reception.
Over 75 Health Check
All patients over 75 who do not already attend the surgery for an annual review are welcome to book a health check with the health care assistant.
The health care assistant will check you blood pressure, weight, height, urine and enquire about any health needs. Please book with the receptionist if you wish to have a health check.
Friends and Family Results
Our Friends and Family results from our SMS service from June 2019 are as follows:
Our CQC inspection was on Tuesday 6th October 2015
Overall rating - GOOD
Click here to view the report in detail