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Biggleswade Health Centre
01767 316346
Langford Surgery
01767 316346
Shannon Court Surgery
01767 682277

Access to Services

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

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Antenatal care

Ante natal care is delivered in partnership with midwives from Bedford Hospital Trust. A midwife holds weekly clinic in the surgery. The midwife can vary depending on availability.

Appointments

Appointments can be booked online, face to face or via the telephone. Appointments are available to book ahead for all members of your Clinical Team(GPs, Nurse Practitioners, Practice nurses, Assistant Practitioners ... [continue] Appointments

Blood Tests & results

Blood Tests We offer Phlebotomy  clinics from 08:00 -14:00 Tuesday to Friday. These are for patients, aged 13 and over, who have had a request for blood tests by one of our ... [continue] Blood Tests & results

Chaperone

We are committed to providing a safe, comfortable environment where patients and staff can be confident that best practice is being followed at all times and the safety of everyone ... [continue] Chaperone

Clinic Details

Asthma Clinics Regular check-ups and advice from practice nurses on lifestyle, inhaler techniques and medication. Child Vaccination Clinics These clinics are by appointment and are held by the  Practice Nurses (please ... [continue] Clinic Details

Dementia

The word dementia describes a set of symptoms that may include memory problems, difficulty concentrating, struggling with planning and attention, difficulties with language and sometimes changes in a person’s mood ... [continue] Dementia

GP working days

GP Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday  Dr Taylor  x  x  x  Dr Low  x  x  x  x  Dr Edwards  x  x  x  x  Dr Acharya  x  x  x  x  Dr ... [continue] GP working days

Home medicines

As well as our practice, there are many other local NHS services you can contact for health advice, information or treatment. Before you do, remember that you can treat many ... [continue] Home medicines

Home Visits

Home visits requests must be received by 10am for visits that day. We will ONLY  accept  requests for patients who are housebound due to their current illness. Home visits will be triaged ... [continue] Home Visits

Non-NHS services

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

Prescriptions

Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) The Practice uses the Electronic prescription service (EPS).This service gives patients the ability to sign up to a local pharmacy who will dispense your medication. For further ... [continue] Prescriptions

Self Care

We are a Self-care Aware practice What is self-care?Self-care is about looking after yourself in a healthy way. It can be anything from brushing your teeth, doing some exercise, managing ... [continue] Self Care

Services you can self refer

MECs- Bedfordshire Minor eye Condition Service If you have a recent problem with your eyes, such as sore eyes, red eyes or visual disturbance you can be assessed and treated ... [continue] Services you can self refer

Sick Certificates

You do not require a Doctor’s sickness certificate for any illness lasting seven days or less.  Your employer may however require you to complete a self certification form(SC2) which is ... [continue] Sick Certificates

Travel Vaccinations

If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel  we advise patients to visit the following websites to assess their own health risk. http://www.nathnac.org/travel/ http://www.fitfortravel.nhs.uk/home.aspx Once you have ascertained what vaccines ... [continue] Travel Vaccinations

Treatment of minor injuries

To prevent unnecessary hosptial attendances and to provide care closer to home, we can offer treatment for some minor injuries. This includes treatment to superficial lacerations including gluing, removal of minor foreign ... [continue] Treatment of minor injuries

Using this website

The medical information on this website, and on any sites linked to from this website, gives general advice only and SHOULD NOT be used as a substitute for the personal ... [continue] Using this website

Who should I see

We have an established multidisciplinary clinical team made up of Doctors, nurse prescribers,  a minor illness nurse, practice nurses and an assistant practitioner. To help us to deliver the best ... [continue] Who should I see

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