Are you interested in losing weight?
The Surgery offers a number of referral options for patients who would like to shed a few pounds:
Exercise on referral:
Exercise on referral (also known as Passport to Health) entitles you to discounts on a variety of activities such as gym sessions, swimming & exercise classes, as well as motivational sessions and support for fitness and weight loss.
If you are overweight and have a range of medical conditions and feel you may benefit from increasing your activity please call the surgery on 01225 425807 and make a telephone appointment with Sister Jo Wilson to discuss referral.
For more information please follow the link to Healthy Lifestyle Services.
Slimming on referral:
Slimming on referral entitles you to 12 weeks worth of vouchers to attend either Slimming World or Weightwatchers.
In order to qualify you must have a BMI greater than 30. Please book an appointment to see our Healthcare Assistant, Kay Baker to discuss.
Health Advisor Sessions:
One-to-one sessions over twelve weeks with a specialist health advisor who can give you the advice and support to make lifestyle changes. Suitable for anyone with a BMI of 30 or greater or for those with a BMI of 28 with medical conditions. Referrals can be made through your GP or nurse or, alternately you can self-refer.