Welcome to the Tweeddale Medical practice website.
Tweeddale Medical practice is based within Fort William Health Centre.
Our patient population is centred on the town of Fort William along with Caol, Banavie and Corpach with our practice boundary extending out to Invergloy 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.
Tweeddale Medical Practice fully supports equality and diversity.
We will never discriminate on the grounds of race, gender, social class, age, religion, sexual orientation or appearance, disability or medical condition.
Click here to access our Practice Leaflet
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If you have symptoms
If you have symptoms (new cough, fever or loss of taste or smell) visit NHS Inform or phone NHS 24 on 111.
If you have symptoms of Covid-19 and are unwell, call NHS24 on 111.
Testing for Coronavirus
Anyone with symptoms of coronavirus should be tested. You can book a test for:
- someone you care for
- a child in your care
Find out who is eligible to be tested and where to go to access this. Visit https://www.nhsinform.scot/campaigns/test-and-protect or call 0800 028 2816.
Essential Workers - https://www.gov.uk/apply-coronavirus-test-essential-workers or call 0800 028 2816.
Visit our Facebook page for regular updates on the Mobile Unit visits to Lochaber. https://www.facebook.com/tweeddalemedicalpractice
If you are Shielding
Specific advice for Shielders can be found on the NHS Inform website
NHS Inform Shielding Advice
If you need support/assistance or want to volunteer
Call the Highland Council helpline - 0300 303 1362
Click here for the latest leaflet with lots of useful information.
Highland Council Website
If you don't have symptoms and are looking for general information, please visit the NHS Inform website or phone free on 0800 082 2816 (8am-10pm)
NHS Inform Scotland Website
STAYING SAFE AND PROTECTING OTHERS IN PHASE
Scottish Government Advice
ONLINE REPEAT PRESCRIPTION SERVICE -
We are pleased to offer part of the Patient 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 Patient Services package and appointments may 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.
SMS TEXT MESSAGE SERVICE
We are also pleased to offer a range of services by SMS Text Message direct to your mobile phone. These include test results (by prior arrangement with your doctor/nurse), appointment reminders and recalls. Before opting-in it is important that you read and understand our Text Services Patient Information Leaflet.
If you would like to opt in for our SMS Text Message Service, please contact the practice on 01397 703136 and speak to any member of the team.
(Site updated 01/12/2020)