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Our core opening hours are

Monday - Friday 8am - 6.30pm.

The practice operates a triage system for patients who need to speak to a clinician.

Please call at 8am to be added to our on the day triage list.

Where a medical problem cannot be dealt with remotely, you will be offered a face to face appointment.

As a GP training practice, we may ask if you are happy for a medical student to be present during your appointment, or if you can be seen by a medical student in the first instance and reviewed by a Doctor following the students clinical assessment. 

If you have any symptoms of covid-19 or are isolating as you or a close contact has tested positive and find that you require medical assistance, you will not be able to attend the surgery but may be offered an appointment at the hot hub in Loughborough by speaking to one of our clinicians on the telephone.

The hot hub is a designated site for patients to be seen safely with all the necessary controlled measures in place to protect against risk of further infection. 

If you have a query please do not attend the surgery but instead call us on 01509 274430,  or email us at:

barrow.admin@nhs.net

Alternatively you can use the ask us a question tab, located below on this page.

We regularly post updates on our facebook page which you can access towards the bottom of this page. 

We must continue to keep unneccesary attendance to the surgery at a minimum to protect vulnerable patients and to keep our staff as safe as possible. 

Please always sanitise on entry and exit of the building and ensure that you wear a face mask when on site that covers your nose and mouth.

Thank you for your continued support.

 

 

Corona Virus Vaccine Information

Barrow Health Centre is working in collaboration with local GP Surgeries from Charnwood, all of whom are vaccinating their patients at The Charnwood Borough Council Offices on Southfield Road in Loughborough.

We are hosting covid-19 vaccination appointments at the surgery as often as vaccine allocation allows. 

We have now attempted to contact all patients who are in groups 1 - 11 this is:

1. Patients over 80

2. Frontline healthcare workers

3. Patients over 70

4. Clinically Extremely Vulnerable Patients

5. Patients aged 65-69

6. Patients aged 16 - 64 with an underlying health condition

7. Patients aged 60-64

8. Patients aged 55-59

9. Patients aged 50-54

10. Patients aged 40 - 49

11. Patients aged 30 - 39

If you are aged 25+ we would like to encourage you to contact the surgery so that we can discuss appointment availability with you.

You may also be eligible to be vaccinated now if you live with either:

someone aged 50+

or

someone who is clinically vulnerable.

We have vaccinated all of our care home patients with both their 1st and 2nd dose of vaccination.

All of our housebound patients have received a 1st vaccine, and will be re-visited when their 2nd doses become due.

Please rest assured that you will be contacted directly when your age and/or at risk group becomes eligible and vaccines are available to us. 

Where possible you will be contacted by telephone or text message, therefore please ensure that we have your up to date contact details recorded on your medical records.

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU WILL NEED TO ARRANGE YOUR 2ND VACCINE THROUGH THE SAME PROVIDER THAT YOU BOOKED YOUR 1ST DOSE WITH.

MASS VACCINATION CENTRE APPOINTMENTS ARE  BOOKED THROUGH THE NHS WEBSITE OR 119. THIS IS NOT A SERVICE OR SYSTEM THAT WE HAVE ACCESS TO.

There are appointments available at our Loughborough vaccination hub that we can book you in to if you are currently eligible to receive your 1st vaccination, please call the surgery today on 01509 274430 to enquire about booking.

If we contact you and you have booked elsewhere please do not worry, we will update your medical records and will be informed once you have been vaccinated. 

Appointments being held for 2nd doses of covid vaccination at Barrow Health Centre are for people that received their 1st vaccination at the surgery.

In total 5923 of our patients have now received their 1st dose of the covid-19 vaccination. 

And

4733 patients have received their 2nd dose of the covid - 19 vaccination.

50 patients have declined to be vaccinated.

(As of 11th June 2021)

We will be working through remaining patients as quickly as possible when approved to do so.

Patients aged under 40 years of age will be predominantly vaccinated at our Loughborough Hub, due to the special storage conditions required for the preferred vaccine for your age group.

2nd dose covid vaccination appointments at the Charnwood Bourough Council Offices:

You will be contacted directly with instructions on how to book an appointment to receive your 2nd vaccination when it is the right time.

If you have any queries please if possible, email our practice admin email address:

barrow.admin@nhs.net

This email account is monitored regularly and responses will be actioned on the same day where possible (Monday - Friday).

Take care and stay safe.

The Team at Barrow Health Centre

Welcome to the Barrow Health Centre Website

The Health Centre is centrally placed in the village of Barrow upon Soar. It has a large car park and is on the local bus route. A pharmacy is also located nearby.

The doctors and nurses here take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare.  We run many clinics for chronic disease care and offer a wide variety of other medical services such as antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.

The Health Centre is fully accessible to people in wheelchairs and other disabled people.

We are part of North and South Charnwood Federation details of which can be found on the following link  http://www.charnwoodgpnetwork.co.uk 

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