Ilkley Moor Medical Practice
We are a caring and committed team whose aim is to improve the health of our community by delivering high quality patient care, whilst maintaining a fulfilling working environment for all
At Ilkley Moor Medical practice the doctors and nurses take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare. We run many clinics for chronic disease care and offer a wide variety of other medical services such as antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.
In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side.
ROAD CLOSURES - SPRINGS LANE
The roadworks in the area of Springs Lane may affect the time it takes you to reach the Medical Centre.
Please allow enough time to get to your appointment.
MERGER WITH GRASSINGTON MEDICAL CENTRE - latest news
Ilkley Moor Medical Practice and Grassington Medical Centre are merging their business on 3rd August.
In order for the clinical systems to be aligned we shall be unable to access our IT systems or patient records from 4.00pm on 3rd August until 8.00am on 4th August.
During this period the surgery will be closed for appointments and will be covered by the out-of-hours service. Patients may connect to this by dialling the usual surgery number.
There will be no telephone access to the surgery during these times, but patients may still collect prescriptions from the front desk if they have been notified that they are ready.
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have any questions please contact the Practice Manager
If you were born on or between 02/09/34 - 01/09/1935 and haven't had your free shingles vaccination please book before 31st August 2015
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Have your say to improve your healthcare
Did you know you can now have your say to help improve more services across the NHS?
The Friends & Family Test gives patients the opportunity to provide quick feedback on their care and treatment experience.
You can say what is going well and what can be improved so that people who make decisions about local healthcare can take your views into account.
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Junior doctor Katie Smith reflects on her early experiences of caring for patients with dementia - follow the link above to see more
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The Department of Health has produced a factsheet for parents Getting to know your Health Visiting and School Nursing Service - with details of the services provided for pre-school and school-age children. To see the factsheet click this link http://bit.ly/1ulTuVY
The SystmOnline app can be used on:
Apple devices running the iOS operating system (iPhones and iPads), andmobile phones and tablets running the Android operating system
It is listed on Apple's App Store and on the Google Play Store (search for "SystmOnline") and is available to download for free.
If your organisation already has SystmOnline enabled, your patients will be able to use their existing login details to use the app. Any login details you generate in the future will also be valid for use on the app.
Although the SystmOnline app provides a similar service to patients as the website, patients cannot use it to do the following:
include a brief note to accompany an appointment booking or a repeat medication request
submit a registration request
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Regular walking has been shown to reduce the risk of chronic illnesses, such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes, asthma, stroke and some cancers.
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NHS Airedale Wharfedale & Craven Clinical Commissioning Group
NHS Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is made up of 17 GP practices who have taken over some of the responsibilities of primary care trusts (PCTs) from April 2013. The CCG will ensure that clinical people like GPs and nurses are more involved in deciding what services should be provided for local people. Find out which practices belong to Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven CCG by clicking the link above
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(Site updated 03/08/2015)