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Health Matters - why it's important to discuss depression

Dr Paul Bowen, clinical chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG, and GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton

Tackling some of the persistent taboos and misinformation on mental health has been in the news recently, affecting everyone from pop stars to princes.

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Friends of McIlvride - Fundraisers

We have a very caring committed and professional team of doctors and staff who look after over 6,000 patients in and around Poynton, providing a wide range of medical and nursing services. However, there is always a need for additional services or extra equipment and for other specialist help.  The Fundraisers are a voluntary organisation formed to help provide additional equipment and support to enable the doctors and staff to extend the range of services and facilities available to patients.  

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Afternoon Tea Party - Wednesday 19th July

 

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Missed Appointments

 

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Health Matters - Staying safe in the sun this summer

Dr Paul Bowen, clinical chair of NHS Eastern Cheshire CCG and GP with McIlvride Medical Practice, Poynton

Summertime can be good news for our health as sunshine lifts our spirits and encourages us to keep active in the fresh air.

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MenACWY Vaccine

 

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Poynton Dementia Steering Group Activities

There are lots of local groups and activities for people living with dementia and their carers.  See this helpful leaflet below for more information:

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Poynton Carers Support Group

  

 

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Hayfever

Did you know you do not need a prescription for hayfever medications...

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Poynton Men in Sheds Open Day - 10th June 2017

Saturday 10th June 2017 11.00am to 3.00pm - Community Centre, Park Lane, Poynton

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Physiotherapy Self-help Website

East Cheshire NHS Trusts Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Service self-help website is a great resource available to all patients.  It provides help with common musculoskeletal conditions and includes advice and videos of physiotherapy exercises, plus local information including exercise classes and services.  Click here to visit the website.

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NHS Cyber Attack

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NHS Cyber Attack

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Herbert Protocol - Vulnerable Adult Missing Persons Profile

On Tuesday 4th April, Cheshire Constabulary officially launched the Herbert Protocol, which encourages carers, family members and friends of those with dementia to complete an online form recording vital details about that person in case they ever go missing.

 

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The Great Get Together - 17th & 18th June 2017

The Great Get Together 17th & 18th June 2017

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Seven Steps to Self-Care

Click here to read Dr Paul Bowen's blog article promoting the 'Seven Steps to Self-care'

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Health Matters: Thumbs up for Eastern Cheshire GPs

Read Dr Paul Bowen's latest blog published in the Macclesfield Express here

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Musculoskeletal Self-Help Website

East Cheshire NHS Trusts MSK (musculoskeletal) Physiotherapy Service have recently developed a very useful self-help website.  It provides help with common musculoskeletal conditions, includes advice and videos of physiotherapy exercises and local information including local exercise classes and services.

 

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Reception Signposting Patients

Why does the receptionist need to ask what's wrong with me?

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Easter 2017 Opening Times and Prescriptions

The Surgery will close at 7pm on Thursday 13th April 2017 and will re-open on Tuesday 18th April 2017 at 8am.  If you require emergency care during this time please call NHS 111 where you will be triaged by an NHS representative, and if required you will be referred to the out of hours service for further care.  

If you or someone else experiences severe chest pains, loss of blood or suspected broken bones you should attend the nearest Accident & Emergency department or call 999. 

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