Welcome to Fairfield 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.
Get Well, Keep Well
Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.
Practice closure for training
Please note that the practice will be closed on Wednesday 26 February after 12 noon for staff training. Our reception team will not be available and there will be no GP or nurse appointments.
During this time:
- please call '111' if you need urgent medical assistance or GP advice
- please call '999' for medical emergencies
Our reception team and clinicians will be available again from 8am Thursday 27th February.
NHS and Public Health England are advising that the risks associated with Coronavirus to the general public are moderate. But in order to ensure the virus is contained and not widely spread - they are advising that people do not come to GP practices if any of the following situations apply.
(i) been to Wuhan or Hubei Province in China in the last 14 days (even if you do not have symptoms)?
(ii) visited any of the following; China, Thailand, Japan, Macau, Republic of Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan or Malaysia in the last 14 days and have flu like symptoms such as shortness of breath or a cough (with or without fever)?
(iii) been in contact with somebody who has been confirmed as having Coronavirus?
If the answer if 'yes' to (i) or (ii) or (iii) above - please do not come to the practice.
Stay at home - avoid others - and call NHS 111.
More information about Coronavirus can be found on the government website; Gov.uk - which can be accessed by clicking here.
If you have missed our flu clinics - please call to arrange a separate appointment.
For details of who is eligible for a free flu jab and for a copy of our flu clinics - please click here.
For children - we can support children:
- over the age of 6 months and who have a long-term health condition
- aged 2 and 3 years on 31 August 2019 (ie those born between 01 September 2015 and 31 August 2017)
Children in primary schools will be offered a flu vaccine in their schools.
For more information about flu, please visit the NHS Choices flu page.
We hope you enjoy having a look around the site and familiarising yourself with some of the online features such as ordering a repeat prescription. Whatever your thoughts, be sure to let us know via our feedback function. Comments and suggestions are always a great way of helping us continue to enhance the way we look after you. If you want to get involved further then please see the Patient Group Page.
To see the results of our friends & family survey in January 2020 - please click here.
Please note that the practice does not offer a private travel vaccination service.
For further information about travel vaccinations - and what NHS travel vaccinations are available at the practice please click here and then click on the 'travel' tab at the top of the page.
General data protection regulations and how we use your information
To find out more about how we use your information - please click here.
(Site updated 21/02/2020)