The Midwife is based at Darley Dale Birth Centre and information can be obtained from them on 01629 593019. The midwife also carries out clinics at the surgery on an alternate Tuesday afternoon, please call the surgery to book an appointment.
Cardiovascular Risk Assessment Clinic
The Health care Assistant is currently inviting all patients ages 40 and over, who have no diagnosed chronic disease, for a general Health Check following the CCG guidelines in order to identify people who may be at risk of developing cardiovascular problems and promote their lifestyle.
These are appointed only with the Practice Nurse or Doctor.
Chronic Disease Checks
Asthma / Coronary Heart Disease / COPD / Chronic Kidney Disease / Hypertension / Hypothyroidism / Mental Health. Patients who suffer with a chronic condition will be reviewed regularly by the doctors and nurses and letters will be sent out when your check is due. Please do not ignore these letters; we are trying our best to look after your health.
Sessions are available by appointment only - please contact the surgery for dates and times.
Supports patients and their families who suffer with long term medical conditions implementing Right Care Plans and liaising with other necessary agencies.
Referrals can be made via the doctor or nurse to counselling services in the practice. You can self refer by completing a form from reception.
We have a team of nurses who will visit housebound patients for assessment of need which can include: Dressings/Blood tests/BP/ Catheters/Dopplers/Palliative care/flu vaccines.
If you need medication in an emergency and this is out of the surgery hours please contact Out Of Hours by dialling 111. If you attend the surgery when the chemist is closed, emergency medication can be dispensed.
Appointments can be made with either the Doctor or Practice Nurse. We offer a full Family Planning Service, including fitting of implants.
Carries out blood tests/BP/Height/Weight/BMI/Pulse/ECG/Spirometry/routine dressings.
The health visitor is based at Hathersage, for clinics please phone 01433 659936. Monday– Friday 9-5.
Both Doctors and Nurses carry out blood tests and Warfarin management at the practice. Our new system means that patients get immediate results when they attend the clinic.
To support patients and their families in conjunction with other agencies, such as Macmillan Nursing Service.
This can be arranged at the Surgery with a referral from the Doctor. Or self referred to the Drop in Clinic, ask at reception for appointments.
Appointments can be made at the Surgery. Requests for Home Visits for treatment can be made at Newholme Hospital on 01629 817973.
Smoking Cessation Clinics
The Practice Nurse Karen offers smoking cessation support. She works closely with Derbyshire Stop Smoking Service. If you would like to discuss this further then please make a 20 minute appointment.
Young People's Health
At the age of 14 years, teenagers are called in for an appointment and offered their final immunisations boosters along with a general health questionnaire with the Practice Nurse.
At the appointment they are given the opportunity to discuss issues such as sexual health, smoking, bullying, exercise, etc.