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The James Cochrane Practice goes green with new fully electric delivery van!

The James Cochrane Practice Dispensary Team has recently taken delivery of a fully electric Renault Kangoo van in line with the Practices’ environmental values to promote a more sustainable community. In addition to contributing to our environmental plan by reducing …

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Dispensary access 27th/28th Jan

A number of our dispensing team are unwell, and we are a rather thin on the ground this week. We will close the dispensary door between 2pm and 4pm on 27th and 28th January, so that we have time to safely …

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What to Expect From Your Hospital Referral

The below leaflet is from NHS England detailing what to expect from your hospital referral and future hospital appointments including a helpful checklist to make sure you get everything you can out of your appointment. Hospital Appointments Leaflet    

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NHS GP Patient Survey

Have you received an NHS GP Patient Survey?    Invites are being sent out now to a random selection of patients. It gives you the opportunity to feed back about your experiences so if you do receive one, we’d be …

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EU Exit – Important Information

As the government prepares to leave the European Union (EU Exit) on 31 January 2020, all information for patients from Morecambe Bay CCG will be published here and updated as and when the situation may change. Medicines, Medical Devices and Clinical …

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Be Aware of the Early Signs of Head & Neck Cancer

The Northern Cancer Alliance are reminding people to be aware of the early signs of head and neck cancer, and not to put off seeking help. Find out more information on their website – Northern Cancer Alliance 

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Spring Newsletter

Grab a coffee, we’ve put together a Spring Newsletter to keep you up to date with what else has been happening in Practice – a little bit of light reading, for all our patients and anyone else that might be …

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

For the latest information and advice, which is being kept up to date, please visit the government website – click here. The NHS is well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases and has put in place measures to ensure the …

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Did you know we’re a training practice?

We strongly believe in the future of General Practice and are very proud to be a well-established Training Practice. We welcome GP Registrars, 3rd and 5th Year Medical Students, and Apprentices. GP Registrars These qualified doctors are with us for …

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Winter pressures mean high demand for our services

Like every part of the NHS, it is a challenge for us to meet all the demand for our services. At present the demand for our services is extremely high, this is due to an increase in seasonal illnesses, and …

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