Flu Season is coming...
If you are eligible for a Flu vaccine this year (over 65 or suffer from a chronic disease),please call the surgery to book into our Flu clinics. They are on Saturday 27th September and Saturday 18th October. Please call after 10.30. Thank you.
Health Issues in the News
If you are wondering about health issues that you have heard reported in the news and want more information, have a look at this NHS site - Behind the Headlines
Prepare your home for winter
It may be sunny at the moment, but its good to be prepared Glow Cornwall insulates homes to help prevent health problems. Glow Cornwall has funding for loft and cavity wall insulation (subject to property assessment). The amount of the subsidy will vary depending on the property and the insulation could be free. Why not contact Glow Cornwall on 0800 316 4425 to see if they can help you prepare for winter.
Wheal Northey Surgery aims to serve its practice population by providing a first class primary care service that combines friendliness with professionalism.
We plan to use this surgery website to present all our patients with up to date news and information about our practices. We will keep it current with any developments or other details that we feel are relevant to you.
As well as a source of information about our practice, the staff and the services we provide, we hope you will use this website as a useful resource for other health-related information.
Wheal Northey Surgery is pleased to be involved in research. We aim to improve the knowledge about illnesses and so develop better treatments for all our patients. To this end we are actively involved in research organised by the Local Clinical Research Network (LCRN): South West Peninsula. This is part of the NHS National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). We are also undertaking selected research projects from other sources which we feel will be of direct interest and benefit to our patients and the practice. This means that your GP may ask you if you want to be involved in a study the practice is conducting. If you would like further information about this please do not hesitate to contact us.
Please have a look around the site and do send us some feedback if you like. We can use your ideas to improve our online services and further develop the content of this website, making it a more useful, practical tool for everybody.
(Site updated 17/09/2014)