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Your GP practice is open and if you need to see your GP, please ring us on 0121 557 2581

You can also call NHS 111. Please do not come to the surgery unless you have an appointment.

In support of Mental Health Awareness Week did you know better mental health helps us at work, at home and in the way we feel about ourselves.

Visit #EveryMindMatters and take the Mind Plan Quiz to get a free NHS plan, full of tailored tips and
advice to help you manage stress, sleep better and boost your mood. 

For CORONAVIRUS advice visit Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In the event of emergency please call the surgery number and follow the instructions 

REGISTER NOW FOR ONLINE SERVICES

Swanpool now offers ONLINE SERVICES, make appointments, order medication and view your medical records. Please ask at reception for more information.

We have added a Self Care section to our website under further information. This contains useful links to websites with information to about treating minor illnesses at home and seeking help when you need it. It is also about managing any conditions you have in a way that puts you in control, improves your quality of life and avoids you getting ill


You can also now request the Electronic Transfer of most repeat prescriptions to a nominated pharmacy.

(Please ask reception or your local pharmacy for more information)

Community Midwives

The Community Midwives from Sandwell Hospital share the antenatal care with the doctors. They are available, by appointment only, at the antenatal clinics held on Tuesday and Thursdays and Fridays at Swanpool. They also visit mothers and babies at home after hospital discharge.

Community Nurses

The District Nursing Team are no longer available to be seen at Swanpool. Our own nurses now carry out basic dressings and removal of stitchesThe community nurses hold an ulcer clinic at Glebefields Health Centre and will visit patients who are confined to their homes and who require nursing assistance.

Health Visitors

A health visitor is a registered nurse who has received training particularly related to babies, children and pregnant women. Their role is to provide families with children under five years old with support and advice around the general aspects of mental, physical and social wellbeing.
 
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