Ilkley Moor Medical Practice
We are a caring and committed team whose aim is to improve the health of our community by delivering high quality patient care, whilst maintaining a fulfilling working environment for all
At Ilkley Moor Medical Practice the doctors and nurses take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare. We run many clinics for chronic disease care and offer a wide variety of other medical services such as antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups
In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side
PULMONARY REHAB SERVICE
A programme of exercise and education for people with breathing problems
This will be available for Ilkley patients from 1 October at Keighley Leisure Centre
Book now for dates from 16 September onwards. Saturday mornings available, including two drop-in clinics on Oct 1 and 15. Book online if you are over 65
You are eligible if over 65 years old, or suffer with a long-term condition - ring to check your eligibility if in doubt, or if you have not received a reminder text or email
CHANGES TO HEALTH
FROM SEPTEMBER 1ST2016
ADDINGHAM MEDICAL CENTRE
THIS CLINIC WILL NOW BE HELD ON THE FIRST TUESDAY ONLY OF EACH MONTH FROM 2.00-3.30pm
ILKLEY MEDICAL CENTRE
THERE WILL NO LONGER BE A THURSDAY MORNING CLINIC FOR YOUNG BABIES
WELL BABY CLINIC WILL CONTINUE TO RUN EVERY WEDNESDAY BUT AT THE NEW TIME OF 2.00-3.00pm
THERE WILL NO LONGER BE A MONTHLY LATE WELL BABY CLINIC
BREASTFEEDING DROP-IN WILL BE HELD EVERY WEDNESDAY AT 3.00-4.00PM
(PARISH ROOMS, STATION ROAD)
WILL CONTINUE TO BE HELD EVERY TUESDAY FROM
Making health and social care information accessible
The Accessible Information Standard will come into force from 31 July 2016 across health and social care in England.
Our aim is to make sure disabled people have access to information that they can understand and any communication support they might need.
You can find out more by reading this guide in easy words and pictures.
You can also watch a video in British Sign Language (BSL) or listen to an audio recording.
We are currently working towards the standard. The first thing we need to do is to identify those people with information and communication needs.
Please help us to do this.
Let us know if you have a disability, impairment or sensory loss, and the kind of information and communication support that you need.
We will record this on your medical records. This will help us to be prepared the next time you use our services.
Cervical screening prevents 75% of cervical cancers from developing in the UK yet one in four women do not attend cervical screening when invited.
Not going for cervical screening is one of the biggest risk factors for developing cervical cancer
What's type 2 diabetes?
Read about common factors which make a person more at risk
Gold standard end of life care in Ilkley earns national award
The practice is proud to announce the winning of the Quality Hallmark Award by the Gold Standards Framework (GSF) - national recognition for huge improvements made to end of life care by the practice team
Who can have the shingles vaccination?
2016 - 2017
Patients with a date of birth on or after 2 September 1945 will be eligible from September 2016 onwards
Catch-up (2016- 2017)
Patients aged 77 years old on 1st September 2016 who have not previously had a dose of shingles vaccine. That is, patients with a date of birth 2 September 1937 to 1 September 1938.
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Have your say to improve your healthcare
Did you know you can now have your say to help improve more services across the NHS?
The Friends & Family Test gives patients the opportunity to provide quick feedback on their care and treatment experience.
You can say what is going well and what can be improved so that people who make decisions about local healthcare can take your views into account.
Look out for details in the practice reception area, or click this link
The Department of Health has produced a factsheet for parents Getting to know your Health Visiting and School Nursing Service - with details of the services provided for pre-school and school-age children. To see the factsheet click this link http://bit.ly/1ulTuVY
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(Site updated 24/10/2016)