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.
Important notices for your information are updated regularly below. Please also check the Latest News quick link for local information.
SURGERY CLOSING TIMES OVER THE CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR PERIOD.
THE SURGERY WILL CLOSE AT 4PM ON WEDNESDAY 24TH DECEMBER 2014. THE PHONE LINES WILL RE-OPEN AT 8AM AND THE DOORS 8.15AM ON MONDAY 29TH DECEMBER 2014
THE SURGERY WILL CLOSE AT 4PM ON WEDNESDAY 31ST DECEMBER 2014. THE PHONE LINES WILL RE-OPEN AT 8AM AND THE DOORS 8.15 AM ON FRIDAY 2ND JANUARY 2015.
IF YOU NEED URGENT MEDICAL TREATMENT WHEN THE SURGERY IS CLOSED, PLEASE CONTACT THE OUT OF HOURS SERVICE ON 01257 418010.
10th October 2014
WEEKEND AND EVENING APPOINTMENTS
Between 11th October 2014 and 31st March 2015, the surgery will be offering additional weekend and evening appointments. Please click on the link below for further information and dates.
Appointment Poster and Dates.pdf
9th June 2014 - SMS Texting
We now have SMS texting set up to confirm patients of booked appointments and to remind them of the appointment. Patients are automatically opted in to this service. If you DO NOT wish to receive reminders by text please contact the surgery and we will remove this option from your record. If you do wish to receive reminders by text, please complete the update details form to ensure we have your correct mobile telephone number. Thank you.
15th May 2014 - Blocked telephone numbers;
Please note that our telephone system cannot call numbers which have been blocked. Therefore if you call the surgery and need a response telephone call, please ensure the number you leave is unblocked.
April 2014 - Care Data
Please see the 'Care Data' page on the right regarding this new important change to the way information is shared. If you wish to opt out of data sharing, please download and complete the opt out form and forward to the surgery.
REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS - Detailed instructions regarding ordering can be found under the 'Prescriptions' tab above.
(Site updated 17/12/2014)