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 smears, family planning, travel advice & immunisations.
Healthcare assistants (HCA’s)
Our Healthcare Assistants are skilled in delivering new patient checks, blood pressure checks, NHS Healthchecks, and some immunisations
Baby/Child health clinics
Baby/Child Health Clinics (for under 5’s) are held in the Sure Start Centre on Wednesdays between 1.00pm and 3.00pm. This is for well babies. You do not need an appointment to see the Health Visitors. Please bring your child’s red book to the clinic and the surgery whenever you visit. Appointments are required for childhood immunisations at the Practice.
Child immunisation clinic
The practice holds a weekly child immunisation clinic, and invites children (under 5’s) to attend for their immunisations at the appropriate time
Fairfields practice does not provide appointments for blood tests. You can make an appointment for a blood test with Nottingham Citycare or telephone them on 0115 8834880 or 0115 8839550.
Contraception advice including the pill and injections is available during normal surgery hours by appointment with a nurse or doctor. Emergency contraception needs to be used as soon as possible, you can be seen as an emergency by a doctor or nurse.
Sexual Health Screening is available at the practice. Sexual Health Services are also available from Nottingham University Hospitals https://www.nuh.nhs.uk/sexual-health-services
Treatment room services
The Fairfields Practice does not provided a treatment room services (for dressings etc). Nottingham Citycare provide a Treatment room service for our patients, to book an appoointment please the Nottingham Health & Care Point on 0300 131 0300 , Option 1 then Option 5
If you need minor surgery the doctors will refer you to the Greendale Primary Care Centre and one of their doctors will carry out the minor surgery.