Wellington Road Surgery - News

  • 16 Apr 2024

    Prescription Charges

    NHS prescription charges are changing from 1 May 2024   The NHS Prescription charge is £9.90 for each item collected from May 1st 2024. Some items may have more than one charge. e.g. elastic hoisery; a member of the dispensary team ...

  • 4 Apr 2024

    Bowel Cancer Screening

    Is your bowel cancer screening kit sitting at the back of a drawer? If you're 56 to 74, you should have received your bowel cancer screening kit through the post. That's because the NHS automatically sends a kit every two years to people in that ...

  • 17 Mar 2024

    Document Visibility Online

    Information about a software issue that prevented documents from being visible to patients.   We understand that some of our patients may have been unable to view certain documents (e.g. letters from the hospital) when using online ...

  • 15 Mar 2024

    Dealing with loneliness

    Dealing with loneliness Loneliness. It's a part of life. Let's talk about it. We're all affected by loneliness at times in our lives. We can feel lonely in a busy city or rural location, on social media or spending time on our own or with ...

  • 5 Mar 2024

    Dr Beresford's Retirement

    Dr Beresford will be retiring from the surgery, with his last day being on the 28th March. The surgery would like to thank him for his tireless commitment and wish him a retirement filled with happiness. Dr Ghaffar, who has been working at the ...

  • 20 Feb 2024

    Welcoming back Dr Roberts

    We're happy to announce that Dr Roberts has returned from maternity leave. She will be working 2 days a week as she integrates back into the team. Due to Dr Roberts working a reduced number of clinics, some of her patients will be ...

  • 6 Feb 2024

    Online Medical Records

    See you GP health record on the NHS App

  • 17 Jan 2024

    Prioritising Patient Calls

    From 18th January we will be using a new call queuing and callback system called Keep My Place in Queue. At busy times, we will be using our new call queue system which will give you the option to select a callback. There's no additional charges ...

  • 15 Dec 2023

    Services Under Pressure

    Health and Care Services Across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin 'Under Extreme Pressure'   People living in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin are being urged to play their part in supporting health and care services this winter. The plea comes ...

  • 16 Nov 2023

    NHS App Messaging

    Wellington Road Surgery can now send messages to patients through the NHS App. Download the NHS app here and ensure that you turn on notifications in order to begin receiving messages securely from the practice.  The NHS App is free to ...

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