FLU VACCINATIONS 2014
Drop-in Clinics will be held on Saturday 11 October & Saturday 25 October from 8am - 2.30pm. Letters have been sent to all patients who fit the criteria.
Shingles vaccinations for 70 year olds 78 year olds and 79 year olds will be offered at the same time as the flu vaccination.
Hayle Pharmacies: -
Bodriggy Pharmacy Open 7am - 10pm Mon to Sat, 9am - 9pm Sunday.
Boots Foundry Open 8.30am - 6pm Mon - Fri 9am - 5.30pm Sat. Closed Sun.
Boots Copperhouse Open 9am - 1pm and 2pm - 5.30pm Mon - Sat. Closed Sun.
Boots Marsh Lane West Cornwall Shopping Centre Open 7.30am - Midnight Mon - Sat and 10.30am - 4.30pm Sun.
Free customer delivery service available - please enquire with the pharmacy.
We can arrange for prescriptions to be sent to any pharmacy in Hayle, please mark your preferred pharmacy clearly on your prescription request, or you can collect your prescription from reception.
Doctors on study/annual leave during October & November:-
Week commencing 06 October - No leave.
Week commencing 13 October - Dr Maskell.
Week commencing 20 October - Dr Maskell on leave on 20 October and Dr Jones on leave on 24 October.
Week commencing 27 October - Dr Jones & Dr Evans
Week commencing 03 November - No Leave
Week commencing 10 November - Dr Maskell on leave from 12th November & Dr Evans on leave on 13th November.
Weed commencing 17 November - Dr Mulholland. Dr Slater on study leave on 20th November.
Bodriggy Reception - Our reception desk is open from 8am until 6pm Monday to Friday. Our telephones open at 8.30am - 6pm Monday to Friday (we no longer close at lunch time).
FREE HOSPITAL TEXT APPOINTMENT REMINDERS - Just call 01872 254576 or email firstname.lastname@example.org . You will receive a text message reminder with the date and time of your appointment.
Are you worried about your memory? Ask us for an assessment.
Bodriggy Patient Participation Group - Next meeting Thursday 18th December at 2.30pm. Please see agendas and minutes on the Patient Group page below under Further Information.
New members welcome. We would like to encourage more patients to join so that we can hear the views and suggestions of the various groups of patients we have registered at the surgery. Your opinion counts.
Are you a Carer?
If so, help is at hand. The Cornwall Carers Service is a completely new comprehensive service, offering a wide range of information, support and services to carers, concerned family and friends, as well as those who are working to improve the quality of carer's lives.
Tel: 01872 266383 or visit
With just a call to the helpline, the service can offer you the support needed in your caring role. It is available to all, 8am - 6pm Mon - Fri (excluding Bank Holidays). An out of hours answer phone is available for messages, with a guaranteed, timely response.
Translation Service Available
We can arrange for a face to face, sign-language or telephone interpreter. Interpreters usually need 2 to 3 days notice but sometimes can be available sooner. If you would like this service, please contact one of our receptionists.
We have a practice leaflet available at reception (also available in larger print on request) which includes details of the services available and the surgery timetable. Please pick up a copy when you next visit the surgery.
Healthy Weight - Mind, Exercise, Nutrition, Do It! - MEND is aimed at children age 7 - 13 who are above a healthy weight. The whole family is invited to learn all about nutrition, healthy foods, food labelling, internal and external triggers, behaviour change and cooking skills. Courses running soon - for more information please click on the following link
Neurological Care Advisor Drop-in Advice Sessions at Hayle Day Centre. Starting on Tuesday 25th February 2014 from 1.30pm - 4.30pm. On the last Tuesday of every month the Neurology Care Advisor will be at Hayle Day Centre to offer advice, support, information and signposting to anyone affected by a neurological condition.
Please pop in for an information chat. No appointment necessary. For further information contact Mary Eason on 01209 318106.
Sexual Health Clinic at St Michaels Hospital, Trelissick Entrance, Hayle. Consultant led service for an expert opinion. Free, non judgemental and confidential. All ages welcome and no referral needed - Every Tuesday by appointment only from 4.20pm - 6.40 pm. Phone to book an appointment on 01872 255044 or email The.Hub@nhs.net
Neurology Care Advisor Drop- oin Advice Sessions