Welcome to Worden Medical Centre
At the Worden Medical Centre in Leyland, our 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 contraception, antenatal and postnatal care, childhood and travel vaccinations, minor surgery, well-person check-ups, and have recently set up warfarin monitoring clinics.
Everything you need to know about the practice can be found in the menu bar across the top of this page, or with the further information to the right which includes a wealth of health-related advice. Below you will find buttons for easy access to the following Online services: Request an Appointment; Cancel an Appointment; Order a Prescription; Update Clinical Details; Update Contact Details.
If you have any comments or suggestions, please click on the link below and complete the comments form.
Important notices for your information are updated regularly below. Please also check the Latest News quick link for local information.
5th September 2016
Flu clinics are being held every Saturday morning from 17th September to 22nd October inclusive.
If you are over 65 or eligible for a flu vaccination, please contact Reception on 01772 423555 to make an appointment.
Please note: For children aged 2,3 or 4 ( those born between 1st September 2011 and 31 August 2014 ) who require intranasal vaccine, appointments are available from the 1st October.
2nd June 2016
PATIENT ONLINE ACCESS
- please remember you can book appointments, order repeat prescriptions and access your patient record via Patient Online Services. Please click on the link ' Patient Online Services' at the right-hand side of the page for further information and registration process.
24th March 2016
Between 1st April 2016 and 31st March 2017, the surgery will be offering additional weekend appointments. Please click on the link below for further information and dates.
Weekend Appointment Dates
10th March 2016
NAMED ACCOUNTABLE GP
We are currently sending out text messages and emails to inform patients of their named accountable GP. This does not effect the patient choice of which GP you choose to see. Please contact the surgery if you wish to check who your named GP is or you wish to change it.
4th January 2016
Surgery Closure Dates - 2016
Forthcoming Surgery Closures 2016
4th January 2016
Blood Test Results
If a clinician at the surgery has asked you to have blood tests, please remember it is the patient's responsibility to contact the surgery approximately 5 days after the bloods have been taken for the results. Reminder letters will no longer be sent out for repeat bloods due.
9th November 2015
We have commenced using a text and email reminder service at the surgery. This will be used in many positive ways such as:
- Appointment confirmation and reminders. The patient can also cancel their appointment via text or email.
- Campaigns such as flu, shingles etc.
- Gathering data for eg: Friends and Family, smoking status.
- Sending out our Newsletter and patient questionnaires ( email )
For this service to be effective we need up to date mobile telephone numbers and email address. Please contact the surgery to update your contact details. You can use the Update Contact Form below.
IF YOU DO NOT WISH FOR US TO CONTACT YOU VIA EMAIL OR TEXT MESSAGE, PLEASE ADVISE THE SURGERY AND WE CAN BLOCK YOUR NUMBER AND/OR EMAIL BEING USED.
20th October 2015
Please note that if you require urgent medical assistance when the surgery is closed, please dial 111. Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobile.
If you have a life-threatening medical emergency, please dial 999
(Site updated 20/10/2016)