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Coming soon our new text reminder service, please click here to find out more!


We congratulate Dr M. Thompson on completing the hottest London Marathon on record in 05hr:05m:42s in Celebration of his 60th Birthday! Amazing! Dr Thompson would like to thank all patients that made donations to the The Hospice of the Good Shepherd which he ran in aid of, please click here for more information and to donate online. 


Econsult is now live, please click here if you would like an online consultation.


Always running out of regular medications?

Please keep a stock and order further supplies via EMIS patient access in good time.

If you are collecting from the surgery, please allow 2 working days, for your request to be processed. If you have requested that your prescription be sent to a Pharmacy please allow 3-4 workings before collecting from your Pharmacy.

It is your responsibility to order more medication in good time;

If you run out, we cannot release the duty doctor from more urgent tasks; please understand that for most long term medications, it is safe to leave them off for 48 hours.  Our receptionists will only accept emergency scripts for medication that is dangerous to suddenly stop.   

Do not ring our reception to check where your prescription is; you can check the progress of any script requested using the EMIS patient access.  The system automatically updates once your script is issued.

PLEASE NOTE YOU CANNOT REGISTER FOR THIS SERVICE UNTIL YOU HAVE OBTAINED YOUR LOG IN DETAILS FROM THE SURGERY

 To Register please come into surgery for your log in details. Once you have acquired these then please click this link for Patient Access  https://patient.emisaccess.co.uk/

 

The Partnership is not a limited liability Partnership.

Community Midwives

Our Midwives are based at the Children's Centre in Lache. The telephone number is 977791. The doctors and midwives provide full antenatal and postnatal services.

If you would like to speak to our Midwife link at the Surgery please ask for Chloe. 

Community Nurses

Chester South Community Care Team

The Chester South Community care team are based at the Lache Health Centre, Hawthorn Road, Lache, Chester. The Community care team are an intergrated team made up of community nurses, social workers, physiotherapists, Occupational therapists and a health and wellbeing co-ordinator. The community nurses can be contacted on (01244) 625030, The evening and night district nurses after 5pm (01244) 385306 and the weekend district nurses (01244) 341327

Community Matron

We have a Community Matron who looks after patients with more complex healthcare needs at home often supported by the District Nursing Team. Patients are referred to the Community Matron by the GPs.

Health Visitors

The Health Visitors advise on health care of expectant mothers, babies and pre-school children. They are based at The Lache Medical Centre and may be contacted directly on 682991.
 
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