Clinics & Services
Tuesday mornings and some afternoon appointments. Booking (first) appointments are usually an hour long and are usually done around 8 weeks. All other appointments usually last around 15 minutes.
If you are a Carer, please tell us. We will record this on your patient record and offer you information about support for Carers in Coventry.
The Department of Health guidance recommends a cervical smear test every three years for women aged 24 and 6 months to 49, and every 5 years thereafter for women aged 50 to 64.
Child Health Surveillance
Six week child health checks are carried out by the Health Visitor in the community clinic. Appointments are made by the Health Visiting Team.
Child health checks for babies who are 8 weeks old and postnatal checks are carried out at the practice by the GP, twice a month. You will receive a letter from the practice inviting you to these appointments.
We are part of the NHS Coventry computerised call and recall system, whereby appointment reminders are sent automatically, when due.
Chronic Disease Management
We offer Asthma, CHD, COPD, Diabetes and Hypertension clinics.
A counselling service is available to patients following a referral from a member of the clinical team.
Family Planning Clinic
Services include advice on: Oral contraception, Coil (IUS) fitting, Contraceptive Implant, Emergency contraception, Morning after pill, Termination of pregnancy, Sterilisation and Vasectomy.
We recommend influenza vaccinations for patients with chronic heart disease, diabetes, respiratory diseases (including asthma and chronic renal disease). Those living in long-stay residential and nursing homes, and all patients over the age of 65 years (pneumococcal injections also available for 65+).
NHS Health Checks
We offer free NHS Health Checks to help you be better prepared for the future and be more able to take steps to maintain or improve your health. If you are between the ages of 40-74, please book your Health Check at reception.
NHS Stop Smoking Services offer support that works. We offer flexible Stop Smoking Services. Please ask at reception for more information.
If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel, make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss your travel arrangements. Please allow at least 8 weeks before travelling to book your appointment. More information can be found on our Travel Health page.
Alternative locations to have Bloods taken
This is an NHS service provided free of charge. You can have your blood taken at any of the locations listed by clicking here regardless of which GP you are registered with. So, next time your GP asks you to go for a blood test, click on the below link to find your nearest blood taking service or ask at reception for a list of phlebotomy clinics.