Get ready for National HIV Testing Week 2017

The week is co-ordinated by HIV Prevention England (HPE) with support and participation from organisations in the public, statutory and private sectors, and promotes the benefits of regular testing and treatment for both the individual and community. It raises awareness of the importance of HIV testing, as well as increasing opportunities to test – be […]

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Welcome New Reception Staff!

It is our pleasure to introduce the two newest team members at Wordsworth Practice: Hanna Khan & Stancy Maria-Fernandes!   They will both be part-time as they bring their many skills to the Practice. Wordsworth is continuously growing in achieving its highest level. We need competitive people at our Practice. In this case, our whole team […]

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An everyday guide to living with heart failure

Designed for adults of all ages who have heart failure, and for their families, carers and friends, this practical guide will help you understand and manage your condition better. It contains tips and advice about medications, treatment, self-management and dealing with everyday challenges which will help you live your life as full as possible. Useful […]

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Ramadan & Fasting

Diabetes and Ramadan There are more than 50 million people with diabetes around the world who fast during Ramadan and it is important for patients to closely monitor their diabetes throughout this period. The information on this site will help you understand the risks associated with fasting and provide suggestions on questions to ask your healthcare professional if […]

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Be Clear on Cancer – coughing or breathless

Been coughing for 3 weeks or getting out of breath easily? Did you know that having a cough for more than three weeks or getting out of breath doing things you used to be able to do, such as vacuuming could be signs of lung disease, heart disease or even cancer? Our current Be Clear […]

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European Immunisation Week

European Immunization Week (EIW) promotes the core message that immunization of every child is vital to prevent diseases and protect life. The slogan – Prevent. Protect. Immunize. – carries this message across the Region. The next European Immunization Week will be celebrated on 24–30 April 2017, in conjunction with other WHO regional initiatives and World Immunization Week. […]

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IMPORTANT – Booking Appointment System Change

As a result of the ongoing pressures on General Practice and our recent patient survey results, we have been looking at alternative appointment structures in order to improve the system for both patients and our General Practitioners. With lessons learned and patient feedback from these changes, we feel that additional changes should be made in […]

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Goodbye

It is time to say goodbye to one of our receptionist. We wish Ewelina all the best as she begins a new chapter in her life, may it be full of joy and success. We hope she enjoyed her time at Wordsworth Health Centre, and thank her for always helping those in need.

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CQC Inspection

The Care Quality Commission came to inspect our Practice on Thursday 24th November 2016. Whilst the CQC were in the surgery they spoke to various people including a doctor, nurses, members of staff, patients who were in the waiting rooms at the time of the visit, and members of the Patient Participation Group. We are […]

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