Did you know that the surgery opens at 7am on a Tuesday and Thursday for appointments with nurses and GP’s?
Did you know that Littlewick run a sit and wait service for blood tests? Samples are taken from 8am – 12 noon Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. On a Tuesday samples are taken from 7am – 12 noon.
Did you know that blood tests for Derby are taken at, and collected from Littlewick on a Wednesday? For Derby bloods taken any other time of the week, it is the patients’ responsibility to drop the samples of at Eden Surgery by 12 noon.
Did you know that blood samples can be taken at The Dales? Done by appointment only, the clinics are held on a Wednesday morning.
Did you know that Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANP’s) can deal with same day illnesses such as; chest infections, sore throats, rashes and earache?
Did you know that by booking appointments with ANP’s it will allow more GP appointments for complex and long term conditions? This means providing greater continuity of care.
Did you know that continuity of care is just as important to Littlewick staff as it is to patients? They have campaigned tirelessly for additional funding to try and achieve this.
Did you know that appointments can be cancelled by phone, text, email and SystmOnline?
Did you know that you can book a limited number of appointments via SystmOnline? Please ask for more details or visit the Online Services page of the website. You can also order repeat prescriptions and view your medical records
Did you know that you can register for text reminders?
Did you know that the number 21 bus now goes to Ilkeston Hospital? It also goes around Kirk Hallam, along Corporation Road and up to Hermitage Wale, passing through Trowell and to the front of QMC. It runs every 30 minutes.
Did you know that you can catch the Medilink bus from QMC to Nottingham City Hospital? This runs every few minutes between 8am – 6pm weekdays and is free to use.
Did you know that there is a wellbeing health worker who can help you to lose weight and look at your whole lifestyle?
Did you know that you can self-refer for a hearing test? Visit the self-referral section of the website. There are also appointments available at Littlewick – please book at reception.
Did you know that if you are under 55 and your hearing test shows that you require hearing aids, you can ask reception to arrange for a GP referral?
Did you know that patients can self-refer to podiatry at Ilkeston Community Hospital for certain conditions? Visit the self-referral section of the website for more information.
Did you know that if you are not eligible for podiatry services on the NHS, Tootsies run a service from Littlewick at a reduced cost?
Did you know that Citizens Advice Bureau come to Littlewick on a Monday? Appointments can be booked at reception.
Did you know that patients can self-refer to Talking Mental Health for Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Counselling?
Did you know that patients can self-refer to Treetops for bereavement counselling and other services?
Did you know that if you register for Pharmacy First, certain over the counter medication can be obtained for free? This also applies if you have an exemption certificate or prepaid prescription card for adults