West Leeds Primary Care Network
A primary care network is a group of GP practices working together to provide additional health services to the local population.
All of these services can be accessed by ringing the surgery (0113 257 6787). The appointments will either be a telephone consultation or face to face depending on the clinic you are booking into.
Additional services we can offer our patients:
Weekend GP Appointments
Please see above “Appointments section for further information”.
Contraception Clinic (Coil & Implant)
Initially held as a telephone consultation with a GP, you will then be booked into an appointment to have your coil or implant fitted in a dedicated clinic.
Weekend Smear Clinics
Appointments available to book on a Saturday morning for those women due or overdue their smear test.
A dedicated team who work with the practice to complete:
– Medication Reviews
– Medication dose review and changes
Primary Care Support Workers
Primary Care support workers provide appointments such as:
– Blood Tests
– Blood Pressure
– NHS Health Checks
– Suture removal
First contact physiotherapy means you can see a physio without the need to see a GP first.
They can help patients with musculoskeletal issues such as back, neck and joint pain by:
– Assessing and diagnosing issues
– Giving expert advice on how best to manage your conditions
– referring you onto specialist services if necessary
Community Wellbeing Advice Team
Available on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Fridays this team can help patients with the following:
– Money Matters
– Housing Issues
– Accessing Social Groups in the local community
– Finding new hobbies and interests
– Linking in with employment / volunteering support
– Linking in with family support services
– Support to access mental wellbeing support
– Referring people to smoking cessation / healthy eating / physical activity support
– Linking patients in with support for sleep management
– Helping carers to access support
– Linking with support for sexual abuse / domestic abuse / childhood abuse
– Signposting patients to access support around drug / alcohol abuse
Our occupational therapists aim to improve a person’s ability to complete everyday tasks.
They can help with a broad range of issues including:
– Memory Problems / Management of memory difficulties
– Fatigue and pain management
-Stress / anxiety advise on reasonable adjustments relating to work
– Mental Health – Mood change is impacting on daily life
– COVID related anxiety management
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