Unfortunately, due to staffing issues, there will be no walk-in blood clinic on Tuesday 12th Feb. Please come and get a blood form from reception if bloods are required on that day which can be taken to Pontefract hospital. Otherwise, please make an appointment or come to the next walk-in clinic on Monday 18th February. Many thanks
We now have more supplies of flu vaccines for 2 and 3 year olds - please contact reception to book an appointment.
Why not try to quit smoking in 2019! If you are a smoker with a long term condition it is really important you think about stopping. Not only can the symptoms of your long term condition decrease but your medication can also work more effectively. Yorkshire Smokefree Wakefield are a friendly service who have specialist advisors to help the people of the Wakefield district to stop smoking. The service is offering appointments at Pontefract Health Centre on a Thursday from 10am to 3pm to help you kick the habit and become smokefree. They can offer one to one appointments and specialist advice on the best product to help you quit, alongside support which will result in you being four times more likely to be successful rather than going it alone. Why not join the 82% of Wakefield residents and become smokefree!!! For more information log onto Yorkshire Smokefree Wakefield https://wakefield.yorkshiresmokefree.nhs.uk/ , phone the service on 01924 252174 to ask for an appointment or pick up a leaflet in reception.
GET YOURSELF ONLINE AND BEAT THE QUEUES! If you need helping logging in with your password, please contact reception who will be able to help.
Listen to the Bear. (Please click the speaker at the bottom of the video that you are re-directed to.)
Please click here to view our Flu Vaccination timetable.
The law on how we process your personal data has changed. There are new regulations called the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR). Please see our fair processing notice for adults and children under the Practice Policies tab on the right hand side.
Carers Packs. We have put them together for Carers and the Elderly which contains a wealth of information on the services available to you. To obtain a free copy of Northgate's carers pack enquire at Reception.
Wi-Fi is now available for patients in the waiting area to allow easy access to a range of NHS Health mobile apps. No password is needed. Simply connect to the Wi-Fi called ‘NHS Wi-Fi’ and follow the registration steps. Unfortunately we are not able to help with configuration or fixing issues with your device.
Free call blockers will be available to any person living with dementia that is currently receiving scam or nuisance calls.
To get a FREE call-blocking device YES should be answered to the following:
Do you or the person you are applying for receive nuisance and scam calls?
Does the person who would like the call blocker have dementia?
If you answered yes to the above then please apply at:
PLEASE SEE BOTTOM OF PAGE FOR ONLINE SERVICES.
Young Person's Telephone Advice Clinic - On Wednesdays between 12.00 noon and 12.30pm we run a young person's (13-19 year old) telephone advice line for dedicated advice on any matter that you would like to discuss with someone clinical on a totally confidential basis. Please feel free to contact reception during these times and someone will help you.
ALL PATIENTS AT THIS PRACTICE HAVE A NAMED GP. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO KNOW THE NAME OF YOUR GP PLEASE ASK AT RECEPTION OR DURING YOUR NEXT CONSULTATION.