GP Access Hub appointments

When the GP Practice is fully booked, we may arrange for an appointment with the Harness PCN GP Access Hub, that also provides care for our patients. Appointments at the GP Hub are available during the weekday evenings, weekends and also bank holidays. Monday to Friday from 6.30pm to 8pm Saturday & Sunday from 8am

CERVICAL SCREENING

Cervical screening (a smear test) checks the health of your cervix. The cervix is the opening to your womb from your vagina.It’s not a test for cancer, it’s a test to help prevent cancer. All women and people with a cervix aged 25 to 64 should be invited by letter. During the screening appointment, a small sample of cells will be taken from your cervix. The sample is checked for certain types of human papillomavirus (HPV) that can cause changes to the cells of your cervix. These are called “high risk” types of HPV.

It is not a test for cancer, it’s a test to help prevent cancer.

ELIGIBILITIES

under 25 up to 6 months before you turn 25

25 to 49 every 3 years

50 to 64 every 5 years

65 or older only if 1 of your last 3 tests was abnormal

Please call the surgery to book an appointment with the Nurse.

For more information please click on the link below.
https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/cervical-screening/