District Nurses & Health Visitors
The District Nurses who provide Nursing care in your home offer a 24-hour service, seven days a week. In practice however, most visits are carried out between 8.30am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday.
The District Nurses based at Birley Health Centre provide a wide variety of services for patients in the community i.e. General nursing care, care of the terminally ill, assess and treat wounds, give injections and take blood, ear and eye care, assess for incontinence, catheter/stoma care, assess for aids to daily living, give health education/promotion, support relatives and carers etc and carry out home visits to patients who cannot attend surgery for various reasons.
Referrals can be made from a variety of sources e.g. by a GP, hospital, other professionals, relatives, carers or by the patient themselves.
Telephone 0114-271 6422 to contact the 24-hour District Nursing service.
Health Visitors are qualified nurses with special training and experience in Child Health, Health Promotion and Health Education. They are here to listen to you, help, advise and support you in all sorts of situations.
|If you have recently registered at the practice and have children under 5 years, please contact the Health Visitor as soon as possible - Telephone 0114-265 2221|
|Monday||8:00 ~ 20:00|
|Tuesday||8:00 ~ 15:00|
|Wednesday||8:00 ~ 18:30|
|Thursday||8:00 ~ 18:30|
|Friday||8:00 ~ 18:30|
|Please note from the 1st October 2017, patients can access the surgery on Tuesday afternoons.
Satellite Hubs If deemed appropriate, you may be offered an appointment at one of the GP Access Centres across Sheffield 6pm-10pm weekdays and 10am-6pm weekends. Please click here for more details.
Book An Appointment
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For appointments and any other enquiries:
call 0114 235 8038.
Our digital phone system means your call WILL be answered. We may ask for a little information as to the nature of your call. This is so that we can offer the most appropriate clinician or service.
Outside office hours you will be transferred to the Sheffield Out of Hours service, run by the GP Cooperative.
For home visits: please call 0114 235 8038 before 10:30am
For more information about appointments click here.
Order Repeat Prescriptions
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For repeat prescriptions: please call 0114 372 3000 Mon~Fri 9am to 3pm
Please call 0114 235 8038 from 2pm to 6pm
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Patient Group Meetings
Patient Group Meeting October 2017 Click Here