ADAVANCED NOTICE OF SHORT AFTERNOON CLOSURE AT THE SURGERY ON TUESDAY 11 MARCH 2014
The practice will be closed on Tuesday 11 March between 1.00pm and 3.30pm for staff training. A doctor can be contacted in an emergency by phoning the usual number 01291 689355.
From 3.30pm the practice will be open as usual.
MH 26 2 2014
We shall shortly have a vacancy available for a health care assistant at the practice.
We are looking to recruit a health care assistant, preferably qualified and experienced, to support our clinical team. This will be over three days per week, plus cover. Duties will depend on experience, but will include phlebotomy, processing and management of labatory samples. recall, clinical searches. Strong IT skills will be required. The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic and motivated team player committed to providng excellent patient care.
Applications in writing to Maggie Hitchon, Practice Manager at Wye Dean Practice. Closing date 19 February, interviews 27 February.
Baby clinic, held on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, is now by appointment. Immunisations will be by appointment between 1.30pm and 3.00pm. Patients wishing to have babies weighed or requiring advice are asked to come between 3.00pm and 3.30pm. Hopefully this arrangement will reduce the waiting times to see the health visitor.
MH 25 6 2012
CLOSURE OF MINOR INJURY UNITS AT CHEPSTOW AND MONMOUTH
From 28 November 2011 these facilities will no longer be available. If you or a member of your family suffers a minor injury, for instance: an injury to the hands, neck or face, a wound that might need stitching, a suspected broken bone or any injury where there has been an altered state of consciousness, go to your nearest Minor Injury Service:
Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, 01633 234234 (Service located within the A&E Department)
Nevill Hall Hospital, Abergavenny, 01873 732732 (Service located within the A&E Department)
Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr, Ystrad Mynach, 01443 802248 (Opening December 2011)
Ysbyty Aneurin Bevan, Ebbw Vale 01495 363636 (Not 24 hours)
MH 29 11 2011
IMPORTANT NOTICE CONCERNING FRIDAY OPENING HOURS
From November 2011 Friday opening hours will be altered. The doors will remain open between 1pm and 2pm, and the surgery will close at 6.00pm as before.
14 11 2011
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SURGERY DOES NOT PROVIDE A CASUALTY SERVICE.
If you have an injury that has happened in the last 48 hours we advise that you attend a casualty unit.
The nearest major casualty units are:
Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road, Newport, NP20 2UB, phone: 01633 234234
Nevill Hall Hospital, Brecon Road, Abergavenny, NP7 7EG,phone 01873732732, or A&E Department 01873 732074.
If you consider your injury to be major or life threatening you should dial 999.
NHS direct is another source of advice, phone: 0845 46 47.
MH 25 6 2012
Foot Health clinic
We have an in-house foot health clinic available to patients. There is a charge for this service, please contact the surgery for details.
25 6 2012