Standish Medical Practice

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We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

A-Z of Our Clinics and Services

Alcohol / Substance Misuse ADDACTION Wigan and Leigh is an adult service providing information, advice, support and treatment for those with alcohol or drug problems over 3 bases in Wigan ... [continue] A-Z of Our Clinics and Services

Alcohol Consumption Questionnaire

Please answer the questions in the short questionnaire to enable us to assess your alcohol consumption rate and offer advice if necessary.

Appointments advice

We use a system called AskmyGP which is a fast and easy way to ask for any kind of help from the practice. AskmyGP is open from 9am Monday to ... [continue] Appointments advice

Asthma Annual Review Questionnaire

For patients who are due an annual asthma review. Please would you answer the questions on the form below and submit it to us. If your symptoms are deteriorating or you ... [continue] Asthma Annual Review Questionnaire

Fit Notes (Sick Notes)

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide you with an SC2 self-certificate ... [continue] Fit Notes (Sick Notes)

Hospital Transport

Requests for ambulance transport should go through the Referral and Booking Management Service (RBMS). A telephone triage service will assess you to ensure you fulfil the criteria for ambulance transport. Call ... [continue] Hospital Transport

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS and you can look up ... [continue] NHS health information

Repeat prescriptions

Order your repeat prescription online You may sometimes wish to request a repeat prescription without seeing a GP. Please allow at least 72 hours notice when requesting a prescription. Requests can be ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Tests and test results

Blood test The options available to patients requiring blood tests are as follows: Standish Medical Practice – WN6 0HD Tuesday & Friday (am only) appointment is needed please ring 01942 ... [continue] Tests and test results

Text Message Reminders

You can now register to receive information by text message on your phone regarding appointments and health care. If you wish to register for this messaging service please fill out the consent ... [continue] Text Message Reminders

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?

Date published: 28th August, 2014
Date last updated: 15th November, 2014