The Oswald Road Medical Centre
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Welcome to The Oswald Road Medical Centre

Our Surgery offers a comprehensive range of health care. This website will give you and your family the information you require to enable you to obtain the best from this practice. We suggest that you bookmark this website for easy reference in the future.

Doctors

Dr Shivnath Rajkumar
MBBS (Bombay) FRCS MRCGP DRCOG FP cert (Male)

Dr Sheena Kurien-George
MBBS (Kerala) DGO MRCOG MRCGP DFFP (Female)

How To Contact Us

RCGP

The Oswald Road Medical Centre
78 Oswald Road
Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire
DN15 7PG

Tel: (01724) 843168
Prescriptions: (01724) 844544
Fax: (01724) 278867


Disabled Access

The Practice has access for disabled and wheelchair patients and a disabled toilet.

The practice would like to thank the various advertisers who have helped to produce this Website. However, it must be pointed out that the accuracy of any statements cannot be warranted, nor any products or services advertised, be guaranteed or endorsed.


Practice News and Notices

3 appointments per session can be booked up to 1 month in advance. Appointments are booked at 8.30 am on tel 01724 843168 and 01724 844544.  For the afternoon they are booked at 2pm on 01724 844544. Prescription line is open between 9am and 12 noon on telephone number 01724 844544, please allow 48 hours for the scripts to be ready. The surgery is closed for lunch between 12.30pm and 1.30pm.
 

Please note that appointments for extended hours are between 6.30pm and 7.30pm Monday and Tuesday (these are pre-bookable).

Please contact the surgery to book your FLU Vaccination  

If you are a Carer, please ask at Reception for a: CARERS INFORMATION PACK/CARERS IDENTIFICATION & REFERRAL FORM

NHS England have developed a new information system with the intention of improving health services known as Care Data. The main aim is to allow the NHS to make better use of the routine information collected when you visit your GP. The system complies with strict confidentiality rules and the law. If you wish to opt out - please put your request in writing to the Practice Manager.

 IF YOU ARE AGED 40-74 AND DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY FOR REGULAR HEALTH REVIEW, WE ARE NOW OFFERING A NHS HEALTH CHECK - PLEASE ASK AT RECEPTION FOR AN APPOINTMENT

ONLINE PRESCRIPTIONS - We now offer online prescriptions - please ask at reception if you are interested in this service.

If you are are feeling unwell - always attend the surgery where possible - PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND A&E for minor illnesses.

Providing us with your mobile phone number will allow the practice to send out Appointment reminders and other Ad-hoc messages relating to your care at the practice to your phone.

If you do not wish to receive these messages – please inform Reception.

It is your responsibility to inform the Practice of any change to your mobile phone number.

STOPTOBER and 'Smokefreelife' - smoking cessation support service in North Lincolnshire

The countdown to Stoptober 2014 has begun. The Stoptober campaign is a government initiative to reduce smoking in the UK and was launched in 2012 to motivate the UK’s 10 million smokers to stop smoking for 28 days. Current research shows that people who stop smoking during this time are five times more likely to remain smoke free.
Solutions 4 Health, the new provider for North Lincolnshire's Stop Smoking Services, is seeking to work alongside GP's during Stoptober and beyond to support patients to become smoke free and stay that way through their 'Smokefreelife North Lincolnshire' programme.

'Embrace' patient member network launched: Becoming a member of Embrace gives North Lincolnshire residents an easy and flexible way to make sure their voice is heard. Any contribution is welcomed and highly valued and will help us to better understand what matters to local people as we plan health services.  Patients can also join Embrace on website www.northlincolnshireccg.nhs.uk/embrace or by calling 01482 672156 or e-mailing NYHCSU.Talk2US@nhs.net to request a joining form. 

Healthy Lives Healthy Futures: Full details of the options with reasons for our preferences can be found on our dedicated Healthy Lives Healthy Futures web site - www.healthyliveshealthyfutures.nhs.uk  The site also gives an overview of the review process to date as well as FAQs and links to the current consultation documentation and consultation survey where people can submit their views online.   

A series of public events and roadshows are scheduled during the consultation period where the public will have an opportunity to meet CCG staff to ask questions and share their views. A schedule of these events can also be found on the HLHF web site.

 

 

 

 

The practice would like to thank the various advertisers who have helped to produce this Website. However, it must be pointed out that the accuracy of any statements cannot be warranted, nor any products or services advertised, be guaranteed or endorsed.

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