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PATIENT NOTICE

 Wallingbrook Surgery, Wallingbrook Dispensary and Winkleigh Surgery are closed tomorrow,   Friday 19 April 2019 (Good Friday) & Monday 22 April 2019 (Easter Monday)

For minor ailments that cannot wait until the surgery reopens, please telephone 111, where professional staff will be able to direct you to your local Out of Hours Centre for treatment.

In a life threatening situation; please dial 999

Should you need a local Pharmacy on New Years Day the opening times for East Devon, Exeter, Mid Devon, and North Devon are detailed here

Wallingbrook & Winkleigh Surgery and Dispensary opening hours return to normal on Tuesday 23 April 2019

Wallingbrook & Winkleigh Surgery open at 8am to 6pm.

Wallingbrook Dispensary open at 8.30am to 6.30pm.

Consult with you GP online using eConsult

eConsult is a platform that Wallingbrook Health Group provides to allow patients to consult with their own NHS GP simply by completing a quick online form. It helps our GPs to deliver better access to our registered NHS patients by providing a round-the-clock portal where patients can enter their symptoms and receive instant self-help advice, together with signposting to NHS 111, pharmacies and other healthcare services.

Click here to start your consultation or here for further information about the service.

 

 

Community Midwives

The midwife provides the full range of midwifery care, including preconception advice, antenatal (pregnancy) clinics and classes; hospitals and home births and mother & baby care at home.

Please note, this service is provided by Northern Devon Healthcare Trust. For more information please contact the patient services team at the surgery.

Community Nurses

The community nurses provide a comprehensive nursing care service to patients of all ages in their own homes, who are unable to attend the surgery. Often care is undertaken in collaboration with other agencies.

If you wish to contact a member of the community nursing team during the week please phone the practice on 01769 580295 between 9:00am - 5:00pm. 

Please advise the patient services team if your needs are urgent and they will contact the district nursing team immediately.

For other enquiries please leave a message with the patient services team and a nurse will contact you on their return to the office.

For out of hours care please telephone 111 and they will triage your call and arrange for care provision as appropriate from either a GP or nurse.

Please note, this service is provided by Northern Devon Healthcare Trust. For more information please contact the patient services team at the surgery.

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.

The Health Visitors can help with the following:

  • Feeding Issues
  • Parenting
  • Bladder and Bowel
  • Behaviour/Routines
  • Sleep

The Health Visiting Team run Healthy Child Clinics the first Tuesday of each month here at Wallingbrook Health Centre, Chulmleigh. The Health Visitor and Children's Centre Staff are present to help with any questions.

Attached Staff

Chartered Physiotherapist

The physiotherapist works with all age groups giving advice and treatment for back and neck problems, strains and sprains. Treatments are also given for chest and neurological problems.

Please note, this service is provided by Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Healthcare Trust. For more information please contact the patient services team at the surgery

 
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