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News & Notices
FLU SEASON IS UPON US
The Doctors & Nurses at the Wellwynd Practice are committed to providing you with the best care. It is important that everyone who is eligible for a flu vaccination should attend every year for it. This will help you avoid complications of the flu infection. Help us help you stay in the best of health and pop along to our drop in clinics in either Airdrie or Caldercruix.
Please see our self help information in our Help and Advice section for useful information on the management of minor illness.
Caldercruix Branch Surgery
Consultations are available here to all patients registered with the Wellwynd Practice.
Please call into our branch surgery on a Tuesday morning for your review bloods eg: diabetes thyroid, drug monitoring bloods e.g. if you are on methotrexate. Our doctors and nurses will also be consulting on a regular basis and appointments will be offered at the time of booking.
Antenatal services are available every second Wednesday, please let us know when you are booking if you wish to attend Caldercruix or Airdrie.
If you are a patient of Wellwynd Practice and you live in Caldercruix or near by please feel free to call us on our main number 01236 769333 choose option 0 or any of our direct lines for information. We will be updating this notice regularly with informaion about Caldercruix services.
Tuesday 26th April am - Nurse Shona Daly
Tuesday 26th April am - Drop in phlebotomy & bp check
Tuesday 26th April pm - Dr Wiktor
Friday 28th April pm - Dr Feeney
Tuesday 2nd May am - Nurse Shona Daly
Thursday 5th of May am - Dr Feeney
Help Without Antibiotics
Please visit the web page www.nhsinform.co.uk/health-library/articles/a/antibiotics-penicillins to download a self help leaflet"Without Antibiotics".
Bowel Cancer - Please complete your bowel cancer screening pack. The Bowel Screening programme invites all men and women in Scotland between the ages of 50 to 74 for screening every two years. They are invited by the Health Board. Once a patient is called they will be recalled during the same month every 2 years until they are 75. If you require more information please click on the link http://www.bowelscreening.scot.nhs.uk or click on this step by step leaflet http://www.healthscotland.com/uploads/documents/20560-stepbystep.pdf