CWIC (same day appointment service)

CWIC Service (Care When it Counts) – providing a same day primary care appointment service. “Go Direct Right Care Right Place”. As part of a pilot initiative Inveresk patients can call CWIC direct on 0300 790 6292. Monday to Friday 8:30am to 10:30am.

Winter 2023 Newsletter

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Welcome to our Winter newsletter – We would like to wish all our patients a healthy and happy Christmas and New Year.

Printed copies of this newsletter will also be available to read in our waiting rooms.

Practice News

We welcome Dr Mia Cook to the Practice, who will be here until April 2024.

We were delighted to take part in the Macmillan coffee morning in September. A big thank you to all staff and their families for contributing the delicious home baking. Also, to Boots, Fort Kinnaird beauty hall for supporting this event. We raised £388.75 for a very worthy cause.

Christmas and New Year opening hours

The Practice will be closed on Monday 25th and Tuesday 26th December, re-opening on Wednesday 27th December as normal for the rest of the week. We will also be closed on Monday 1st and Tuesday 2nd January 2024, re-opening on Wednesday 3rd January. Please place any prescription requests in good time before the festive closures – thank you.

Winter Vaccines 2023-2024

It is not to late to get your vaccine. Lothians Enquiries – for information on all vaccines offered in Lothian, please check our Immunisations page. More information can also be found at NHS Inform. You can also contact our Vaccination Enquiries Helpline via: 0300 790 6296 or [email protected] 

Care When It Counts (CWIC)

You may find that you are offered an appointment with the Care When it Counts nurse-led clinical team (CWIC Service). The CWIC service supports GP Practices by offering same day appointments with a team of nurse practitioners, advanced nurse practitioners, physician associates and GPs to assess patients medical and care needs.