Quantock Medical Centre

01278 732696

Dispensary

01278 733385

Services

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

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

CONTRACEPTION AND SEXUAL HEALTH SERVICES

To find out more you can use the following website for South West Integrated Sexual Health Services and book an appointment with your  nearest service.

Chlamydia testing kits are available at the Practice, these can be discretely  picked up at the entrance to the Practice (Brown slim box), you can then  send your sample  off in the post direct.

https://swishservices.co.uk/

 for Chlamydia testing kits  https://www.freetest.me/landing/swish

Phone:0300 124 5010

NHS HEALTH CHECKS

The NHS also offers free NHS Health Checks for Patients aged 40 years to 74 years.
To find out more about how you can access an NHS Health check contact 01823 261 794 or visit their website http://www.somersethealthchecks.co.uk/

 

PAIN MANAGEMENT

Are you in persistent pain?

Please look at this link for Somerset Pain ServiceThere is help and advice on this website to empower you to develop your understanding, skills and confidence to live a full and meaningful life.

Website address is www.somersetpain.co.uk

Please look at the following video on Pain Management

Appointments

We run all our surgeries by an appointment only system. Appointments can be booked by telephoning the surgery to arrange a convenient time and date, or on line (there is ... [continue] Appointments

Clinics

Acute Community Eye Care Service ACES is a service which provides free assessment for new eye conditions through your local optician. New eye conditions include: Red Eye, Double Vision, Painful ... [continue] Clinics

Extended Hours

Evening and Weekend Appointments at GP Surgeries You can now access routine appointments in the evening and at the weekend if you are registered with a Somerset GP. Local Practices ... [continue] Extended Hours

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS Choices website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS Choices and you can ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

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

Online Patient Services

Patient Access is a website that enables you to view some information that the Practice holds about you easily and quickly using your personal computer or mobile device via the ... [continue] Online Patient Services

Repeat prescriptions

Please note that we are unable to dispense to patients who live within one mile  of a local Pharmacy. You can request your repeat prescription in the following ways: Online ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self help

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] Self help

Sick certificates/ Fit Notes

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. If your period of absence is less than seven ... [continue] Sick certificates/ Fit Notes

Talking Therapies Self-Referral

Did you know that you can Self-refer to Talking Therapies as long as you are registered with a GP Surgery in Somerset. Problems they can help with are: Adjustment to ... [continue] Talking Therapies Self-Referral

Test results

Since our telephones are very busy in the early morning, we ask you to telephone for test results (eg blood, urine, x-ray) after 2pm each day. To ensure confidentiality, we ... [continue] Test results

The NHS App

The NHS App is free to download from the App Store and Google Play. For More Information Download NHS APP Now (for patients aged 13 years and Over and registered ... [continue] The NHS App