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    Riverside Health Centre News

    Why do the receptionists need to ask what’s wrong with me?

    It is not a case of the receptionists being nosey! The reception staff are members of the practice team and it has been agreed they should ask patients ‘why they need to be seen’. Reception staff are trained to ask certain questions in order to ensure you receive: The most appropriate medical care, from the... Read More

    Keep Warm Keep Well

    Be prepared for the cold winter There’s more to feeling ‘under the weather’ than most people realise. The cold and wintry conditions can cause severe illness and, in the worst cases, people can die. The cold weather, combined with low levels of sunlight after the clocks go back, means that many of us feel in... Read More

    Frustrated when no GP appointments are available?

    Since November this year there has been a total of 216 GP appointments and 521 Nurse appointments that patients did not attend at Riverside Retford. There has also been a total of 52 GP appointments and 58 Nurse appointments that patients did not attend at Riverside Harworth. Both GP appointments and Nurse appointments are extremely important... Read More

    Christmas & New Years Opening Hours – 2014/2015

    Please find below a link to our Christmas and New Years opening hours for both Riverside Retford and Riverside Harworth. Please contact Riverside Retford or Riverside Harworth for any queries or questions about our opening hours. Merry Christmas and Best Wishes to all patients!    

    Opening Times Changes

    Taking effect immediately, there will be a change of opening times at Riverside Retford. Riverside Health Centre Retford, will be CLOSED on every Thursday and Tuesday between 12:30pm to 1:45pm for staff training. Reception and all Clinics will resume at 1:45pm and will then be open to the normal time of 7:30pm. This change of... Read More

    TeleHealth Service

    Would you like to take control of your condition? If you have an ongoing illness or condition there’s a special NHS service in Bassetlaw that can help. Through self-awareness and self-management of your condition we can help you take control. The Telehealth Service is led by a dedicated team of nurses, it’s totally free and... Read More

    Pink Day – 2014

    Every year, Wear it Pink Day raise over £2 million during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, by asking people to wear something pink and donate whatever they can. In 2013, the nation came together to raise a whopping £2.1 million. Pink Day – Why October? The pink ribbon, the international symbol for breast cancer awareness, and Breast... Read More

    Nasal Flu – 2014

    Protecting your child against Flu this Winter This year, two, three and four year-olds are being offered a vaccine against flu. The nasal flu vaccine will be offered to all children aged 2 to 4 from October 2014. 5 reasons to get your child vaccinated: 1) Nasal spray vaccine to protect children aged two years... Read More

    Flu Jabs – 2014

    Flu vaccination by injection, commonly known as the Flu Jab is available every year on the NHS to protect adults (and some children) at risk of flu and its complications. Flu can be unpleasant, but if you are otherwise healthy it will usually clear up on its own within a week. How the Flu Jab helps... Read More

    Summer Newsletters – 2014

    Please find the Summer Newsletter for both Riverside Retford, and Riverside Harworth below: Click here to view our Autumn Newsletter.