The Fairfields Practice

0115 9424352

Services

We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Clinics and services

Practice nurse surgeries Our practice nurses are skilled in the care of people with diabetes, asthma, chronic chest problems, coronary heart disease screening, blood pressure checks, as well as cervical ... [continue] Clinics and services

GP Appointments

For immediate, life-threatening emergencies, whatever the time, always call 999 –  When to call 999 We use a system called askmyGP to triage GP appointment requests. askmyGP is an easy and ... [continue] GP Appointments

Local healthcare services

Please find a list of local pharmacies, dentists and opticians below. You can also use the NHS Local Services finder on this link: https://www.nhs.uk/service-search Pharmacies Boots (0.0 km) Hyson Green Pharmacy (0.0 ... [continue] Local healthcare services

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS and you can look up ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

It is important to understand that many GPs are not employed by the NHS. They are self-employed and they have to cover their costs – staff, buildings, heating, lighting, etc ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Referrals

Your GP has referred you for further treatment at either: A hospital A clinic in the community A Treatment Centre Please read this leaflet to find out more about the ... [continue] Referrals

Repeat prescriptions

Your Doctor will wish to see you at regular intervals but may allow you to have a repeat prescription between these times. Please note that we are unable to accept ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Sick certificates

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide you with an SC2 self-certificate ... [continue] Sick certificates

Test results

Please telephone the reception for test results during normal opening hours. Monday: 8.00am to 6.30pm Tuesday: 8.00am to 6.30pm Wednesday: 8.00am to 6.30pm Thursday: 8.00am to 1.00pm Friday: 8:00am to ... [continue] Test results

Travel

As a practice we are no longer providing a full travel clinic, and you will need to attend a reputable travel clinic for full and correct advice for the county ... [continue] Travel

Wellbeing and self-referral

Fairfields practice has information on a number of groups and services that can aid your wellbeing. Follow the links below for information, or enquire at reception. Better By Bike Better ... [continue] Wellbeing and self-referral

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?