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For the latest information and advice regarding the recent Coronavirus outbreak please click here.

The surgery will be shut between 12.00 - 5.00pm for training purposes on:

Thursday 27th February

Have you booked your flu jab? Our clinics are now booking eligible patient, please call to book!

For more information/ to check if your eligible, click here!

Econsult is now live, please click here if you would like an online consultation.

Always running out of regular medications?

Please keep a stock and order further supplies via EMIS patient access in good time.

If you are collecting from the surgery, please allow 2 working days, for your request to be processed. If you have requested that your prescription be sent to a Pharmacy please allow 3-4 workings before collecting from your Pharmacy.

It is your responsibility to order more medication in good time;

If you run out, we cannot release the duty doctor from more urgent tasks; please understand that for most long term medications, it is safe to leave them off for 48 hours.  Our receptionists will only accept emergency scripts for medication that is dangerous to suddenly stop.   

Do not ring our reception to check where your prescription is; you can check the progress of any script requested using the EMIS patient access.  The system automatically updates once your script is issued.


 To Register please come into surgery for your log in details. Once you have acquired these then please click this link for Patient Access


Extended Hours Infographic

Extended Hours Clinic

doctor_examining_childIf you would like a routine appointment outside of normal surgery hours you can access the Extended Hours service. This service can offer GP appointments  in our area, after our surgery is closed, for people who have trouble getting to us in our opening hours.

These appointments can be booked up to two weeks in advance. You can call book via the reception team at Handbridge Medical Centre or call the Extended Hours service direct to arrange this yourself if that is more convenient on 0300 123 7743.

The extended hour clinic also offers, nurse appointments, phlebotomy (blood test) appointments and physio appointments, please specify to the receptionist the type of appointment you require.

Opening times & venues for appointments within GP Extended Hours service are:

  • Countess of Chester Health park in the 1829 building:

Monday to Friday                          6:30pm – 9:30pm

Saturday & Sunday                       9:00am – 2:00pm

Bank Holidays                              10.00am – 3.00pm 

  • Ellesmere Port Cottage Hospital:

Monday to Friday                          6:30pm – 9:30pm

Saturday & Sunday                       9:00am – 2:00pm

Bank Holidays                              10:00am – 3:00pm 

  • Helsby Health Centre:

Monday and Tuesday                     6:30pm – 8:00pm

  • Tarporley War Memorial Hospital:

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday    6:30pm – 8:00pm

Saturday & Sunday                        11:00pm – 6:00pm

Bank Holidays                                9:00am – 2:00pm 

  • Neston Surgery (Mellock Lane)

 Monday & Thursday                       6:30pm – 9:00pm 

  • Laurel Bank Surgery Malpas:

Monday and Thursday                     6:30pm – 8:00pm

Saturday                                        9:00am – 12 noon


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