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Protected Learning Time (PLT)- Tuesday 13th Feb

The surgery will be closed from 1pm on Tuesday 13th February to allow for education/training for doctors, nurses and staff. 

If you require to be seen by a GP during this time please call NHS24 on 111.

NHS 24 will deal with your problem either by advice, by contacting the on-call doctor to see you at the Health Centre or by a Home Visit. When you are seen by another practice out of hours your medical records at Tweeddale are updated the next working day.

Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

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Support if you are suffering from sight loss can be found at:
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See the link below for the Highland Hospice Bereavement Support Service:
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THE SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT HAS CHANGED IT'S GUIDANCE ON VITAMIN D - SEE LINK:
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NHS Scotland is conducting its biennial patient survey.  If you receive this survey through the post please complete and return it.  NHS Scotland values your opinion.

NHS SCOTLAND PATIENT SURVEY

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 FOR TICK ADVICE SEE:

http://scotland.forestry.gov.uk/activities/walking/check-for-ticks

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NHS HIGHLAND STRESS CONTROL COURSE

NHS Highland is running some free six week Stress Control Courses
The course is designed for anyone who wants to learn some great and effective ways to control stress and common problems such as anxiety, low mood, panic, poor sleep, burnout, loss of confidence or low self-esteem. If you would like to speak to someone about the Stress Control Course or to book your free place, please call the Fort William Health Centre on 01397 709830. Or, if you want, simply turn up for the first session and why not bring a friend or partner along and learn these great and effective techniques together?
You get lots of free helpful materials to take home including a CD, guides to help with stress and lots of handouts. The course will take place at KILMALLIE COMMUNITY CENTRE FROM 6pm to 7.30pm each:


3rd Course:
WEDNESDAY 31.01.18
WEDNESDAY 07.02.18
WEDNESDAY 14.02.18
WEDNESDAY 21.02.18
WEDNESDAY 28.02.18
WEDNESDAY 07.03.18

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See the link below for information regarding how NHS Scotland will use information from GP patient records from May 2017.

SPIRE - Scottish Primary Care Information Resource

Connecting Carers Website

Musculosketel Advice and Triage Service

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Welcome to the Tweeddale Medical practice website.

Tweeddale Medical practice is based within Fort William Health Centre.

FWHC.jpgOur patient population of approximately 5,200 is centred on the town of Fort William along with Caol, Banavie and Corpach with our practice boundary extending out toInvergloy and Loch Arkaig to the North, North Ballachulish to the South, Tulloch and Fersit to the East and Glenfinnan to the West.

Parking is available on-site including dedicated disabled bays.

We are open Monday-Friday 8am-6pm.  Contact reception on 01397 703136.

For further information on our practice, specific clinic times and services provided click on the link to our practice Leaflet below:

Practice Leaflet (booklet version)

Our Location

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http://www.adesignforhealth.co.uk/index.php


ONLINE REPEAT PRESCRIPTION SERVICE

Vision Online Services is now live!

We are excited to offer part of the Vision Online Services package - Repeat Prescription Ordering Service.
- View your up-to-date Repeat Prescription list "live" from your medical record
- Order online, daytime, evenings or weekends, wherever you are at the time
- Order what you need, when you need it, direct from the practice
- Safe, secure and accurate

The Repeat Prescriptions Ordering module is just a part of the Vision Online Services package and appointments, access to medical records and lab results may all be included and available in your account in the future.

For prescriptions and how to register for an online account, please use the Online Services link above. Alternatively, just click here.

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Health In My Language

English - This website lets you find information about health related services in Scotland which has been translated into different languages.  You will find information about health and health services. 

Gaelic - Leigidh an làrach-lìn seo leibh fiosrachadh a lorg mu sheirbheisean a bhuineas ri slàinte ann an Alba a chaidh eadar-theangachadh gu cànanan eadar-dhealaichte. Gheibh sibh fiosrachadh mu shlàinte ’s mu sheirbheisean slàinte.

Polish - Strona ta pozwala na znalezienie informacji o usługi zdrowotne w Szkocji, który został przetłumaczony na różne języki. Znajdziesz tu informacje na temat zdrowia i opieki zdrowotnej.

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(Site updated 15/02/2018)
For appointments and prescriptions please use the Online Services link above. Alternatively, just click here.
 
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