Changes to the Data Protection Act (GDPR) - May 2018
New Partner - April 2018
We are delighted to announce that Dr Rona MacSween who trained with our practice, then went on to be a Salaried GP with us since 2014, will now be a partner with the practice. Dr MacSween will work full time.
Pharmacy First - February 2018
Please click here for more information about the new Pharmacy First service
The surgery is piloting online services for ordering repeat medications and booking routine GP appointments. If you find it difficult to call the surgery during working hours this service allows you to log into your account any time of day from your computer, tablet or smart phone.
All you need to do is simply fill in the application form, read the terms and conditions providing a form of photographic ID. We will give you a pin document to take home and set up your account at your own leisure.
See Appointments for more details.
Please note this service at this stage is only applicable to patient's aged 16 years and over. You cannot apply for logins on behalf of another patient.
Starting in February, our female patients aged between 50 and 70 will be called to Nelson Mandela Place for Breast Screening. You will receive two letters from Breast Screening, one telling you that you will be invited and one letter with the appointment. The Broomhill Practice would like to encourage all our female patients to take up this opportunity.
About one in eight women in the UK are diagnosed with breast cancer during their lifetime. There's a good chance of recovery if it's detected in its early stages. Breast screening aims to find breast cancers early. It uses an X-ray test called a mammogram that can spot cancers when they are too small to see or feel.
Follow the links below if you wish to find out more about Breast Screening:
Although invitations are automatically sent to women between 50-70, women 71 years and over can self refer by calling the Breast Screening service on 0141 572 5800.
If you wish to discuss this with the practice nurse or GP then please contact the surgery on 0141 339 3626.