Welcome

Welcome to our website.
 
We are a small traditional family doctor practice serving the people of Bingley and the surrounding areas for over 30 years. Our aim is to provide an efficient high quality service in a friendly atmosphere, providing the latest in terms of medical care yet maintaining that personal approach. Our immediate Practice area is Bingley, Gilstead, Eldwick, Crossflatts, East and West Morton, Cottingley, Nab Wood, Sandbeds and Riddlesden.
 
Eldwick & Gilstead Health CentreOak Glen Surgery Bingley Health Centre General Practice  Bingley West Yorkshire

Oak Glen Surgery Contact Details

Address: Eldwick & Gilstead Health Centre, Oak Glen Surgery, 196 Swan Avenue, Eldwick, Bingley, BD16 3PA.

Tel: 01274 566617

Fax: 01274 772345

Email: oakglensurgery@bradford.nhs.uk

(Please note: the above email address is not for urgent queries)

 


 

Carers' Resource

 

The Carers' Resource will be on site at Oak Glen Surgery on Wednesday 5th October 9am - 11am to provide further information about their services. If you would like to find out how the Carers' Resource can support you please drop in and speak to their Primary Care Liaison representative.

 

Carers look after family, partners or friends in need of help because they are ill, frail or have a disability.

 

Please click on the link below to access the Carers' Resource website:

Carers' Resource

 

The Carers' Resource Tel: 01274 449660.

 


Flu Campaign for 2016

 

If you are eligible for a flu vaccination this year then please book your appointment by contacting the surgery on 01274 566617 after 11am.

The flu vaccination is given free of charge to the following 'at risk' people in order to protect them from seasonal flu:

Are aged 65 years and over.

Are pregnant.

People with a serious medical condition:

Chronic (long term) respiratory disease, such as asthma (that requires inhaled or tablet steroid treatment or has led a hospital admission in the past), chronic obstructive disease (COPD) or bronchitis.

Chronic heart disease, such as heart failure. Chronic kidney disease. Chronic liver disease, such as hepatitis. Chronic neurological conditions, such as Parkinson's disease or motor neurone disease. Diabetes. Problems with your spleen - for example sickle cell disease, of if you have had your spleen removed. A weakened immune system due to conditions such as HIV and AIDS, or as a result of medication such as steroid tablets or chemotherapy.

People living in a residential or nursing home.

Main carers for an elderly or disabled person whose welfare may be at risk if the carer becomes ill.

Healthcare worker with direct patient contact or a social worker.

Children over the age of six months with a long term condition.

Children aged two, three and four plus children in school years one, two and three.

The Flu clinics will run throughout October time at the Practice.

 

Can I get a flu jab privately?

Yes you can pay for a flu jab privately if you're unable to have it on the NHS. You can book here at Oak Glen Surgery and at local pharmacies. Please ring 01274 566617 and speak with our reception staff for further information.

 


Did Not Attend Appointments

The Practice had 64 Did Not Attend missed patient appointments in the month of August 2016. If you cannot attend an appointment please inform reception to allow your appointment to be given to another patient. Many thanks for your consideration.

 


National GP Survey

The National GP survey will be sent out to patient's home address during July and September 2016. We would be grateful if patients could complete this form as the Practice is measured locally and nationally on your feedback. Many thanks.

 


NHS Health Checks

NHS Health Checks are being offered for patients aged 40-74 years of age without pre-exisiting health conditions. If you have not yet had your health check or think you are eligible for an NHS Health Check please contact the surgery.

 

Smoking Cessation Advice

If you would like to stop smoking please contact the surgery and make an appointment with one of our trained smoking cessation advisors.

 


Bank Holidays - when the Surgery is closed

Oak Glen Surgery will be closed on the following Bank Holiday dates:

Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th December 2016

If you require urgent medical assistance which cannot wait until the surgery re-opens, please hang up and call 1-1-1. Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobiles.

The NHS 111 service will help you get the right treatment.

If you have a life threatening medical emergency then please dial 999.

The reception normal opening hours are 8am to 6:30pm Monday to Friday.

Thank you.


 

Citizens Advice Bureau

The CAB service is here in the surgery once a week on Monday mornings. Please ask reception about a free and confidential appointment.

The CAB service covers the following areas:

Problems with benefits, welfare benefit check, debt and money problems, employment problems, family and personal issues, consumer problems, immigration or asylum problems and other problems.

www.citizensadvice.org.uk


 
New Patients are Welcome

 

Click here to register

  


The Practice will be CLOSED on the following dates in 2016:

Wednesday 5th October 1pm - 6:30pm

Wednesday 19th October 1pm - 4pm

Wednesday 2nd November 1pm - 6:30pm

Wednesday 16th November 1pm - 4pm

Wednesday 7th December 1pm - 6:30pm

Wednesday 21st December 1pm - 4pm

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

If you require urgent medical assistance between 1pm – 6:30pm please contact Local Care Direct emergency service on 0345 129 4402.

 

If you require urgent medical assistance from 6:30pm – up to 8am in the morning please ring 1-1-1. Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobiles. The NHS 111 service will help you get the right treatment.

 

If you have a life threatening medical emergency then please dial 999.