Welcome to St Helens Medical Centre
With patients needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Goodbye to Dr Hueppe...
With Regards to the sad news that Dr Hueppe has retired from General Practice and has now left St Helens Medical Centre, we wanted to reassure patients that were registered with Dr Hueppe will be allocated a named GP in due course, however you are still under the care St Helens Medical Centre. You may choose to see any one of our GP's, Dr Cooney, Dr Rahman, Dr Briggs and our Registrar GP's - Dr Monks and Dr Charles. We wish Dr Hueppe well in her new chapter!
Walk in Flu Clinics
Wednesday 17th October - 8.30am-12pm (St Helens Medical Centre)
Wednesday 24th October - 8.30am-12pm (Bembridge Branch)
NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY (FOR REGISTERED PATIENTS ONLY)
St Helens Medical Centre is looking for a GP Partner to join our friendly Practice!
Full-time or part-time applicants welcome, please see the attachment below for more information and details of how to apply -
GP Partner advert
Improving access to General Practice: evening and weekend appointments now available -
Patients who are registered at this practice can now book an appointment to see a GP or Nurse on weekday evenings (after 6.30pm) or at the weekends (on Saturday and Sunday). Appointments will either take place at this practice or at another NHS setting nearby. Talk to the practice receptionist to find out more or book an appointment.
By March 2019 everyone in England will benefit from access to General Practice appointments in the evenings and weekends at a time that is most convenient to them. This is part of a national drive to help improve access to general practice and get the best possible outcomes for patients. Further information is available at www.england.nhs.uk/gpaccess
Think Pharmacy First
When you or your family are unwell, you may not always need to make an appointment to see your GP. Pharmacists are experts in the use of medicines and can provide you with free expert advice on the best treatment for a wide range of illnesses and minor ailments.
Pharmacy First allows Island residents who receive free prescriptions to go straight to their pharmacist to receive free treatment, for selected minor ailments, without needing to visit their GP to get a prescription first.
Click to view a list of minor ailments treatable through the Pharmacy First scheme.
Click to view a list of pharmacies offering Pharmacy First and other services (including opening times).
Also see our Self Help page for links to more information on managing minor conditions
My Life a Full Life
The latest edition of the My Life a Full Life programme update is now available on the My Life a Full Life website at http://www.mylifeafulllife.com/news-updates-2.htm
The below quick links for prescriptions and appointments are only accessible for patients who are signed up to SystmOne Online - If you wish to register please contact the surgery.