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Welcome to Burnley Wood Medical Centre

NEWS: Coronavirus (COVID-19) -general information on COVID-19

Please do not attend the Practice, please phoneAll appointments are now conducted by phone, after being assessed you may be invited to attend the Practice.

Prescriptions can be ordered by using the prescription line from 9am-12pm

Prescriptions can be brought down (advise last resort) the box will be in the foyer, however where possible please nominate a pharmacy to collect your drugs from, and if not already done, sign up to online repeat prescription ordering.

NOTE: Patients will not be issued excessive amounts of  their medication. This is so the drugs supply chain is maintained for all.


Big White Wall rebrand to Togetherall - the Big White Wall mental health and wellbeing resource has officially relaunched with the new company name ‘Togetherall’. Their website has now changed for all of their existing members.

Advice for Parents During Covid19

Sources of information for people who are shielding MAY 2020

Practice Newsletter Advice


Hospital Info on Visiting

For patients concerned that they may have coronavirus or may have come into contact with someone who has, the NHS 111 online service has created coronavirus pages that tell patients what they should do based on their particular circumstances.  These can be accessed at:

Fit Note (Med3) Advice              
Self Certificate SICK PAY

The Below link as an Isolation Note for your Employer

LMC Requests for MED 3 Fit Note





Gov-Friends & Family Survey -Please take the time to complete this survey (only 2 Questions) link on the right.Thank you

Medications:  Please use the link below to help you find the cheapest places to buy Over the Counter Medications:


Brexit Message: Medications

Getting Medication

USE OF ELECTRONIC REPEAT DISPENSING The practice is collaborating with NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) which is providing NHS numbers for those patients that may be suitable for electronic repeat dispensing prescriptions. The information is obtained from NHS prescriptions submitted to the NHSBSA. 


To book an appointment, call the practice or speak to reception. These Appointments are in different locations nearest for our patients are St Peters Centre and Yarn Spinners Nelson (Next to Morrison's).

Monday to Friday - 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm

Saturday – 10 am to 4 pm

Sunday – 10 am to 4 pm

Extended GP Access More Information

How we Use your Medical Record

Practice Privacy Notice for Patients

GDPR-Patient Leaflet

Patient Handout Your Data Matters

Patient Leaflet-National Data Opt-Out

New Pendleside Hospice Info - see further Information

New Self Check in Screen

Patients can now self Check in on arrive for appointments.


How information about you helps us to provide better care

To book an appointment online and order your repeat prescriptions you need to register for access by clicking on the link below "Request to Register for Online Services" , once the practice receives this we can send your online activation instructions (if you recently moved please ensure we have your new address).

 Patients wishing to have access to their medical record electronically can request a form from Reception, please be aware you will be requested to provide a copy of Identification(this is to protect your information).  

REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS: You should allow 48hrs for your repeat prescription to be processed as stated on the practice website and practice leaflet, unless informed otherwise.

The ordering of repeat prescriptions via the website is now available however you need to register for access to do this click the link below "Request to Register for Online Services".


GP Online Services-getting-started

GP Records (Easy Read)-keeping-your-gp-online-records-safe


GP Records Online (Easy Read)-what-you-need-to-know

GP Records Online-what-you-need-to-know

How information about you helps us to provide better care - Care Data Information

How information about you helps us to provide better care - Care Data Patients Frequently Asked Questions

The Freedom of Information Act model publication scheme


Request to Register for Online Services Form

(Site updated 05/08/2020)
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