Noticeboard

Protect your loved ones. Download the app here
The new NHS COVID-19 app, now available to download for free in England and Wales, is the fastest way to see if you're at risk from coronavirus. The faster you know, the quicker you can alert and protect your loved ones and community.

The app has a number of tools to protect you, including contact tracing, local area alerts and venue check-in. It uses proven technology from Apple and Google, designed to protect every user’s privacy

Prescription Requests
Please Note: From 28th September 2020 you will have to order repeat medication directly via your GP practice, not via your pharmacy or medical equipment supplier.  
We are no longer accepting telephone requests for prescriptions.  Please use one of the available apps i.e. patient access, you can mail your request to the surgery remember to address it to Abbey Road Surgery.  We have a drop of box in the main entrance of the building, please use the intercom for access or you can email your request to mbccg.prescriptionsabbeyroadsurgery@nhs.net please dont forget to include your name, DOB & with all requests please nominate your chosen chemist for collection.

Patient Access
Patient Access connects you to local health services when you need them most. Book GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions and discover local health services for you or your family via your mobile or home computer.  Register for patient access HERE

GP and Nurse appointments are available at evenings, weekends, and Bank Holidays
These are available via Cumbria Health on Call.  To book an appointment, speak to your GP practice or call 03000 247 247.


Community Midwives

The midwives provide expertise in ante-natal and post-natal care for expectant and new mothers. They hold ante-natal clinics at the surgery on Thursday mornings. Husbands and partners are very welcome. All the doctors provide maternity medical services, and we like to share ante-natal care with the hospital consultants.


Community Nurses

Patients who are confined to their home and need nursing assistance may have their care arranged via the District Nursing Service. They can be contacted by telephone on 01229 402556 (for existing patients). If you think you need input from the district nurses you will need to speak to your GP or one of the nurses at the practice so that this can be arranged. Our district nursing team is led by Phil Hunter.


Health Visitors

Elaine Haston is the surgery's main health visitor co-ordinator and she may be contacted by telephone on  01229 845950. A list of locally held clinics is displayed at the surgery.


Macmillan Nurses

Sarah Granville and her team help support our end of life patients. They offer an excellent service ensuring patients are provided with all the help and support they need in their day to day life. They can be contacted by telephone on 01229 402567.


Attached Staff

Community Psychiatric Nursing

We have a team of mental health professionals who work in close communication with the surgery team. The CPNs work with patients with severe and enduring mental illness. You will need a referral from your GP or nurse practitioner if you think you need to see a mental health professional.



ICSOP Integrated Care Service  for Older People

Faye Gillespie and her team work closely with the surgery, regularly visiting all or our care, residential and nursing homes. They conduct medication reviews and help ensure that our patients are cared for appropriately.

 
Call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergencyNHS ChoicesThis site is brought to you by My Surgery Website