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To prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVD-19), we are  moving all requests for appointments to a telephone triage system. Please ring us between 08:20 -10:00 am if you need medical advice for acute conditions. After the doctors call, patients who need to be seen in person will be given a face to face appointment at a local hub within Redditch area. Please be advised routine appointments will take longer to address while we deal with the current situation.

Alongside telephone, video, face to face appointment we now have online consultations.

This health advice can be accessed either via https://www.online-consult.co.uk/org/the-ridgeway-surgery   

Or for patients who have an online access, can access it via the "health advice" tab. 

UPDATE TO OUR PRESCRIPTION COLLECTION TIME

From Monday 23rd March

Patients needing to collect routine regular medications from dispensary will be able to collect between the hours of 12pm – 2pm

Please allow at least three days to process your request.

 

Wellbeing Hub

 Worcestershire Wellbeing Hub (WWB)

What is the WWB Hub?   

Worcestershire Wellbeing Hub is an information and signposting service for people over the age of 16 who are experiencing low mood, anxiety or stress, and feel that they would benefit from support from local community providers.  

 

What are the benefits?    

The Wellbeing Hub is the community wellbeing element of the Worcestershire Healthy Minds service providing timely access to community and voluntary sector services; working alongside the Single Point of Access as part of the Enhanced Primary Care Mental Health Service.

 

Our Wellbeing Assistants are here to:

·         Provide information and signposting for wellbeing services provided by the voluntary sector across Worcestershire.

·         Take bookings for the Community Wellbeing Programmes such as Moodmaster and Peer Support.

·         Redirect people to self-help resources.

 

Who can we help? 

We can help anyone in Worcestershire over the age of 16 experiencing low level common mental health problems which cause some disruption to everyday life.  The Worcestershire Wellbeing Hub can be contacted via self referral, GPs or other professionals, family carers, or anyone seeking information about community wellbeing services in the county.

 

What happens when you contact us?

The hub is open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm from Monday, May 16th. When you call or email us, we will aim to answer your call directly and provide a response within 48 hours.

 

How can you access the WWB Hub?    

You can contact us by calling:  

01905 766124

Emailing:

WHCNHS.wellbeinghub@nhs.net

Or access the Wellbeing Hub Directory online at:
www.hacw.nhs.uk/wellbeinghub

 Part of Worcestershire Healthy Minds service



 
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