Conditions

New Contact numbers for Leeds City Medical Practice and Parkside Surgery

New Contact numbers for Leeds City Medical Practice and Parkside Surgery The telephone numbers for Leeds City Medical Practice and Parkside Surgery are changing. · On Tuesday 15th December 2015, the contact numbers for Leeds City Medical Practice (at Beeston Hill Community Health Centre) will change to:- Telephone number 0113 467 7500 Fax number 0113 […]

Continue Reading

Press Release – low uptake for breast screening locally

Over a quarter of women in Leeds are not attending their breast screening appointment Over a quarter of women (27.3%) in Leeds aged 50-70 who are eligible for breast screening for cancer are not taking up their invitation. This Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October), Leeds City Medical Practice is asking all women aged 50-70 to […]

Continue Reading

Target training

The practice is part of Leeds South & East Commissioning Group and is involved in their central staff training and education clinical programme.  During this time the surgery will be closed. This is usually held on the second Tuesday of the month and all our sites will be closed from 12noon on these afternoons & will re-open at 8am the following […]

Continue Reading

Childhood flu vaccinations

Children aged 2,3 and 4 years of age on 1.9.14 are eligible for a flu vaccination as part of the government roll out programme.  This will be a Nasal Spray Vaccination, called Fluenz Tetra. Supply of this vaccine will be available to GP Practices from October 2014.

Continue Reading

Shingles vaccination

Adults aged 70, 78 and 79 years on the 1.9.14 are eligible for a shingles vaccination as part of the universal vaccination programme to reduce the incidence and severity of shingles disease in older people.  Please contact the surgery to make an appointment if you meet the age criteria.

Continue Reading

NHS health check – Free!

As part of a national initiative to improve the overall health of the over 40’s, you are invited to have a NHS Health Check.  The idea is to reduce the risk of people  developing heart disease or diabetes or kidney disease.  The check will involve a simple blood test for cholesterol, a blood pressure check , height and […]

Continue Reading

Bowel Cancer screening

If you are aged 60 to 74 and have received an NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Test in the post, please make sure you complete it. To find out more call the Free NHS Helpline on 0800 707 6060. NHS Leeds South and East Clinical Commissioning Group along with Leeds City Council have launched a campaign […]

Continue Reading