Welcome to Longton Health Centre
Established in 1947, we are an NHS GP practice which is currently responsible for the care of more than 11,000 patients serving the population throughout
Longton, Hutton, New Longton, Higher Penwortham, Hoole and Walmer Bridge
We continue to welcome new patients to our surgery
As well as a source of information about the services we provide, we hope you will find our website informative about health campaigns and health related information
If you cannot find what you are looking for, please phone us on 01772 214500
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Our opening hours for the May bank holiday are:
Friday 28th April 2017: 8am - 6.30pm
Saturday 29th April 2017: 8am - 11am
Sunday 30th April 2017: CLOSED
Monday 1st May 2017: CLOSED
Tuesday 2nd May 2017: 8am - 6.30pm (Normal hours resume)
See our Opening Times page for advice on who to contact when we are closed.
If you are needing a pharmacy over the May bank holiday and would like advice or to be treated via the minor ailments scheme, below is a summary of pharmacies that will be open in the area:
We would just like to say thankyou to everybody who supported and donated to our March mission of 'walking all over cancer'. In total we raised £251.00 for Cancer Research UK and £90.00 for British Heart Foundation. Thankyou again.
We will be closed on Tuesday 20th June 2017 from 1:00pm to 6:30pm for staff training. The surgery will re-open as usual at 8:00am on Wednesday 21st June 2017 for general appointments.
An N-Compass carer representative will be visiting the surgery on the first Thursday of every month to promote the services and support available to carers. Their next visit is scheduled for Thursday 4th May 2017 between 3.00 - 4.00pm.
We are continuing our shingles campaign for those patients aged between 02.09.1943 - 01.09.1946 and a catch-up campaign for those patients aged between 02.09.1936 - 01.09.1938. You will have been notified by text or letter. A new campaign will be run in September and further information on eligible age groups will be on the website nearer the time.
We are holding Patient Access workshops if you would like any advice or help. Come along and a member of staff will be happy to help.
Polite reminder: Please only use the surgery car park if you are attending the surgery or collecting your prescriptions. If you are visiting anywhere else in Longton please park elsewhere, leaving the spaces free for patients.
An Arthritis Care advisor will be visiting the surgery once a month to give tips on coping day to day with arthritis and to offer information about services and support available. If you are interested please contact the surgery for more information.
Who to contact when we are closed CLICK HERE
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(This service is currently not available to patients under the age of 16)
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If you wish to contact us regarding a complaint about the surgery please visit our complaints page for more information under the policies tab at the top of the page.
(Site updated 28/04/2017)