Padgate Medical Centre

Padgate Medical Centre, 12 Station Road South, Padgate, Warrington | Tel: 01925 815333 | WARCCG.padgatemc@nhs.net | We're open

Woolston Branch Surgery, Woolston Neighbourhood Hub, Hall, Woolston, Warrington | Tel: 01925 813144 | WARCCG.padgatemc@nhs.net | We're open

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Self-care medicines

Self-care medicines patients in Warrington

 

The medicines in phase two now join the medicines outlined in phase one’s consultation, meaning that unless there is an exceptional circumstance or a patient has a long-term condition patients will need to buy these medicines over the counter:

 

– Pain killers for minor aches and pains                                      – Tonics, vitamins and health supplements

– Ear wax removers                                                              – Lozenges, throat sprays, mouthwashes, gargles & toothpastes

– Indigestion remedies for occasional use                         – Creams for bruising, tattoos, and scars

– Hair removal creams                                                          – Moisturisers and bath additives for dry skin

– Sun creams                                                                         – Foods and food supplements

– Pain relief cream/ointment for short-term                         – Oral antihistamines for hay fever

– Decongestant nasal sprays and tablets                           – Teething gels

– Vaginal moisturisers (eg. lubricant gels and creams)     – Warts and verrucae paints

– Heparinoid gel/cream                                                         – Antiperspirants

– Antifungal treatments (for example for athletes foot)      – Treatments for bites and stings

– Treatments for cold sores                                                  – Antibacterial eye drops

– Treatment for diarrhoea                                                     – Head lice treatments

– Treatments for infant colic                                                – Creams/ointments for nappy rash

– Threadworm treatments                                                     – Vaginal thrush

– Haemorrhoids treatment                                                    – Cough preparations

– Eye care products (for example blepharitis wipes)                   – Probiotics

– Treatments for mild acne                                                   – Dandruff and cradle cap treatments

– Baby milks (unless a clinical need for a specialist milk)

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Patient Participation Group

Friends & Family Test

  • We would like you to think about your recent experiences of our service.

Tell us your comments on E-consult

  • How likely are you to recommend E-consult Online service to friends and family if they need similar care or advice?
  • Were you contacted by the practice about your E-consult request in the stated timeline?
  • How did you hear about the E-Consult service?
  • Do you feel your query was resolved?
  • How do you rate the service?
  • Were you offered E-consult when you contacted the surgery?

Patient Survey 2020 How are we doing

  • Padgate Medical Centre

    Dear Patient, We are asking patients to fill in this survey so we can monitor if changes we have made in delivery of services has helped them in accessing care or advice from the surgery. Thank you for taking time to respond. The Partners and Team.
  • Approximately how often have you been to the surgery in the last year?
  • We provide a text messaging service to help us to contact you for recalls, appointments, reminders. Do you feel that this has helped in receiving information in a timely manner?
  • When you have contacted us by the telephone, have you been satisfied with the advice you have been given when you have phoned to make an appointment?
  • We have introduced EConsult in October 2019. EConsult is an on-line consultation software accessed through the Practice website. Do you feel that it is becoming easier to make contact and to get appropriate advice?
  • When you have seen a GP, have you felt supported and been involved in the health care decisions?
  • When you have seen a member of our Nursing Team, have you felt supported and been involved in the health care decisions?
  • From March 2017, repeat prescriptions can no longer be ordered by the community Pharmacist. Orders can be taken via email, post, or box in reception. Do you feel supported in managing your medication?
  • What is it about the surgery that would lead you to recommend it to friends or other members of your family?
  • So that we can make better use of this survey, it helps us to know your age

Padgate
Medical

  • Monday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Tuesday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Wednesday
    08:00 - 18:30 (Due to the current situation with COVID 19 our extended hours service has been suspended. This will be reviewed on a regular basis)
  • Thursday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Friday
    08:00 - 18:30
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED

Woolston
Branch

  • Monday
    08:00 - 17.30 Temporarily Suspended
  • Tuesday
    08:00 - 17.30 Temporarily Suspended
  • Wednesday
    08:00 - 17.30 Temporarily Suspended
  • Thursday
    08:00 - 17.30 Temporarily Suspended
  • Friday
    08:00 - 13.30 Temporarily Suspended
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED