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  • Braehead Medical Practice

    Renfrew Health & Social Work Centre, 10 Ferry Road, Renfrew, PA4 8RU

    Enquiries & Appointments: 0141 207 7480
    Prescriptions: 0141 207 7485
    Fax: 0141 207 7488

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Welcome To Braehead Medical Practice

COVID VACCINATIONS

If you have any questions regarding vaccinations appointments, please contact the national covid vaccination helpline on 0800 030 8013. The practice is responsible for vaccinating patients over the age of 75 and those who have received a shielding letter from the Scottish Government. Other groups, including housebound patients will be vaccinated by the Health and Social Care Partnership.

The practice will phone you for your appointment or send a letter if we cannot get you. WE WILL NOT EMAIL. Covid vaccinations are FREE and you will never be asked to disclose any banking details.


Surgery Opening Times

 

Monday 8.00am - 6.00pm
Tuesday 8.00am - 6.00pm
Wednesday 8.00am - 6.00pm
Thursday 8.00am - 6.00pm
Friday 8.00am - 6.00pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed

We offer extended hours from 7.30am on a Monday and a Tuesday and after 6pm on a Monday*

*This service is currently paused due to COVID-19. It will be reinstated when services return to normal.


Get the Right Care in the Right Place

NHS 24 NHS inform includes self-help guides for a range of common conditions: nhsinform.scot/self-help-guides
If you think you need A&E, but it’s not life threatening, call NHS 24 on 111. If you need same day medical attention that cannot wait for your GP Practice to reopen, call NHS 24 on 111.
Pharmacist
  • Colds
  • Cold sores
  • Sore throat
  • Diarrhoea or constipation
  • Indigestion
  • Aches and pains
  • Help if you run out of your repeat prescription
Mental Well-being Contact your GP Practice
Call NHS 24 on 111, 24/7, 365 days a year
Breathing Space: 0800 83 85 87
Weekdays: Monday-Thursday 6pm to 2am
Weekend: Friday 6pm - Monday 6am
Dentist
  • Tooth pain
  • Swelling to your mouth
  • Injury to your mouth
  • Painful or bleeding gums
  • Advice on oral hygiene
Optometrist
  • Red or sticky eye
  • Pain in or around your eye
  • Blurred or reduced vision
  • Flashes and floaters
GP Practice A range of clinicians, including doctors, nurses and sometimes pharmacists and physiotherapists to help you with both mental and physical health issues.
Minor Injuries Unit
  • Cuts and minor burns
  • Sprains and strains
  • Suspected broken bones and fractures
A&E or 999
  • Suspected heart attack or stroke
  • Breathing difficulties
  • Severe bleeding

If you are unsure about where to go or who to see, find out at nhsinform.scot/right-care


When we are closed

If you have an urgent medical problem when we are closed please call NHS24 on 111.


Confidentiality

Everyone working with the NHS has a legal duty to keep information about you confidential and adheres to a Code of Practice on protecting patient confidentiality. Anyone receiving information from us is also legally obliged to keep it confidential.


Public Transport and Car Parking

Renfrew Health & Social Work Centre is situated on Ferry Road in Renfrew.

There are bus stops in front of the building on Ferry Road. It is a very short walk from the bus stop to us. Bus numbers and further information is available from the Traveline website.

Patient car parking is available at the front and side of the Health Centre. Parking to the rear of the Health Centre is for staff use.


Patients with Particular Needs

The Health Centre has level access appropriate for wheelchairs. There are toilet facilities accessible for disabled patients, please ask at reception for the nearest one.

Parking for disabled patients is outside the main entrance. There are free car parking spaces outside the Health Centre and on Ferry Road.

An excellent translator service is available in our practice, but this service must be pre-arranged by our reception team. If you require a translator, please inform us when you make your appointment. The translator is arranged through the Glasgow Interpreting Service.


GP Contract

The Practice has a current General Medical Service (GMS) Contract with Greater Glasgow & Clyde NHS Board (NHSGG&C). Details of what is contained in this contract can be accessed on the Scottish Health web site: http://www.show.scot.nhs.uk

Practice News
  • 01Apr 2021

    EASTER PUBLIC HOLIDAY

    We are closed for on Friday 2nd April and Monday 5th April - if you need medical help which cannot wait until we re-open, please contact NHS24 on 111

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  • 03Oct 2020

    FLU CLINIC Saturday 3rd October

    This year our flu clinic is for patients aged 18-64 who fall into an AT RISK category. Attendance on the Saturday is BY APPOINTMENT ONLY- check out our Flu page for more details

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  • 28Sep 2020

    PUBLIC HOLIDAY Monday 28/09/2020

    We will be closed on Monday 28th September and will re-open on Tuesday 29th as normal. Please phone 111 if you require urgent medical assistance when the surgery is closed.

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