WELCOME TO NORTH ROAD WEST MEDICAL CENTRE
DUE TO THE PANDEMIC TO REDUCE INFECTION RISK, ALL INITIAL CONTACTS NEED TO BE EITHER BY ECONSULT (see the blue box below) OR PHONE (662780). CLINICIANs WILL PHONE YOU BACK AND MAY USE VIDEO IF YOU HAVE A SMART PHONE. IF YOU DON'T HAVE A PHONE YOU CAN RING THE BUZZER AND SPEAK TO RECEPTION.
THIS MEANS ACCESS TO THE BUILDING IS ONLY BY APPOINTMENT OR FOR EXAMPLE IF WE HAVE ASKED YOU TO BRING A SAMPLE TO RECEPTION.
IN ADDITION TO MEDICALLY NECESSARY CLINICAL CONSULTATIONS FACE TO FACE WE CONTINUE TO PROVIDE NORMAL SERVICES FOR VACCINATIONS, CHILD HEALTH CHEKCS, CERVICAL SMEARS AND BLOOD TESTS. DUE TO WAITING ROOM CAPACITY WE MAY ASK YOU TO GET BLOOD TESTS DONE LOCALLY AT ANOTHER FACILITY.
PLEASE WEAR A FACE MASK OR APPROPRIATE CLEAN FACE COVERING WHEN ENTERING THE BUILDING.
IF YOU THINK THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT YOU MIGHT HAVE COVID (HIGH TEMPERATURE /NEW CONTINUOUS COUGH /LOSS OF SMELL/TASTE) PLEASE GO ONLINE OR pHONE 119 TO ARRANGE A TEST.
IF YOU NEED TO SELF-ISOLATE AND NEED A SELF-ISOLATION NOTE YOU CAN GET ONE BY GOING TO https://111.nhs.uk/isolation-note
MANY THANKS FROM YOUR TEAM AT NRW
Welcome to North Road West Medical Centre
We are a city-centre family practice providing a full range of general practice and family medical services including acute and chronic healthcare, disease screening and prevention, family planning, antenatal care, baby clinic, vaccination, travel, wart and smoking cessation clinics, minor surgery and more.
We are one of the key city providers of medical education in association with Plymouth University Peninsula Medical School and South West Deanery, providing training to medical undergraduate students, paramedics, physician associates, nurses and post-graduate doctors and frequently have these training clinicians on attachments at the practice and we appreciate your co-operation in assisting us in training tomorrow's doctors.