Clinics & Services by Appointment
This clinic is run by the community midwives. Care is also shared with the GPs and the obstetricians at Inverness who will arrange confinements.
Immunisations against Diphtheria, Tetanus, Whooping Cough, Meningitis (HIB), Polio, Meningitis C, Pneumococcal, Mumps, Measles and Rubella are given at the recommended intervals.
CHILD HEALTH SURVEILLANCE
The practice is on the Health Board List for Child Health Surveillance which means that the doctors can carry out developmental checks on under-fives.
The practice nurse holds this clinic.
From 6th June 2016 the age at which young women will be invited for their first cervical screening will change from 20 to 25 years. The frequency of cervical screening will continue to be every three years for woman aged 25 to 50, but will change to every five years for women aged 50 to 64.
More information can be found in the NHS Inform website- http://www.nhsinform.co.uk/screening/cervical
There is a computerised recall system to help remind you.
The practice is on the Health Board List for Minor Surgery, which can be discussed with any of the doctors.