The Elms Medical Practice
2ND FLOOR, FOUNTAINS HEALTH, DELAMERE STREET, CHESTER CH1 4DS
Our Practice is located on the 2nd floor of the building alongside Fountains Medical Practice 01244 325721 and Speech & Language Therapy Service. The ground floor has a general information desk to help signpost patients when coming to the building. Also on the ground floor are Bridgewater Dental Practice 01244 356809 and Sexual Health Service 0800 323 1300. Physiotherapy 01244 385335, Podiatry 0800 195 4462 and the District Nursing Teams are located on the 3rd floor.
*Wheelchair Access *Lift Access *Cycle Parking *Car Parking
*Disabled WC *Disabled Parking *Baby Changing Facility
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THE ELMS 'FLU FIGHTING CAMPAIGN'
STARTS MONDAY 2ND OCTOBER 2017
Our Flu Clinics will be commencing the week of Monday 2nd October 2017. We will be offering 'Drop in Clinics' between
11:00am - 11:30am Monday to Friday NO APPOINTMENT REQUIRED!
We will also have appointment booked clinics please call our reception team to book or for further information.
THE ELMS 'FLU FIGHTING FAIR'
BLACON CLINIC, HOLY TRINITY CHURCH CH1 4DZ
SATURDAY 21ST OCTOBER 2017 9:00AM - 12.00PM
The Elms Medical Practice are hosting a "Flu Fighters Fair" in Blacon on Saturday 21st October 2017 from 9am till 12pm for their patients.
The GPs, Nurses and staff will attend together with a variety of volunteer groups to raise awareness on various community based groups.
The "Friends of the Elms" (formerly our Patient Participation Group) will also be there to welcome you and tell you about the fantastic fundraising that they have been doing. There will be refreshments provided sold by the Church, raffles and prize draws too.
Come down and meet your local GP Practice staff!
MenACWY - Are you aged 17 – 18? Are you going to University - then you need protection from Meningitis and Septicaemia
This MenACWY vaccine protects against meningitis (inflammation of the brain) and septicaemia (blood poisoning) caused by meningococcal groups A, C, W and Y. The Surgery will be writing to all eligible patients so please phone the surgery to arrange an appointment to have the vaccination with one of our Practice Nurses.
It is very important that you take up the vaccine. It is being offered in response to a rapidly growing increase in cases of a highly aggressive strain of meningococcal disease group W. This disease can cause meningitis and septicaemia that can kill in hours, and those who recover may be left severely disabled. The vaccine also protects against 3 other meningococcal groups too – A, C and Y.
Starting university this year?
If you’re planning to go to university, please make an appointment as soon as possible before leaving for university. You are at more risk of meningitis and septicaemia in the first weeks at university when you mix with lots of new people, some of whom may unknowingly carry the meningococcal bacteria, which is usually spread through prolonged close contact. As the vaccine will also boost your protection against Men C, it replaces the “Freshers” Men C programme. If you decide not to have the vaccination please let us know so we can enter this on your medical records. Further information on the vaccination programme and meningococcal disease can be found on NHS Choices at: www.nhs.uk/Conditions/vaccinations/Pages/men-acwy-vaccine.aspx
You can now pre-book online appointments for blood tests with one of our
(Site updated 10/10/2017)