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Men ACWY 2015

Young teenagers, sixth formers and ‘fresher’ students going to university for the first time are now routinely offered a vaccination to prevent meningitis W disease. The Men ACWY vaccine protects against four different causes of meningitis and septicaemia – meningococcal (Men) A, C, W and Y disease. All 17- and 18-year-olds in school year 13... Read More

Men B Vaccine 2015

A new vaccine to prevent meningitis will be offered to babies as part of the routine NHS childhood vaccination programme from September 1st 2015. The Men B vaccine will be offered to babies aged 2 months, followed by a second does at 4 months, and a booster at 12 months. There will also be a... Read More

Electronic Prescribing Service

Riverside Health Centre and Riverside Harworth will be implementing the Electronic Prescribing Service on the 2nd September 2015. This means if patients have “nominated” a pharmacy their prescription will go electronically to that Pharmacy. This cuts out the green paper prescription we currently give out to patients. Patients can visit their pharmacy to make a... Read More

Retford

retford-reception

Tel: (01777) 713 330 // Email: retford@riversidehealth.co.uk

Our main surgery is based in Retford Town Centre adjacent to Churchgate Car park, 3 minutes walk from the town centre and Morrisons supermarket. The surgery provides a full range of services and is open until 7.30 every night of the week for those patients who need to access routine appointments such as cytology, ladies health etc. Out of normal working hours.

This surgery serves approximately 9000 Patients and is manned accordingly with extra Doctors and Nurses. Lloyds Pharmacy is next door and matches it’s opening hours with those of the surgery.

Harworth

harworth-reception

Tel: (01302) 741 840 // Email: harworth@riversidehealth.co.uk

Our Harworth GP branch surgery is based centrally in the former mining town.  All of the services provided at our main surgery in Retford are also provided here. The surgery is open additionally on a Saturday Morning for those patients who need to access routine appointments out of normal working hours.

Our Haworth surgery serves approximately 2000 Patients and for this reason we normally only have one Doctor and one Nurse working at any one time. As the numbers grow we will increase the amount of staff at the surgery.