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Drs McFerran Cox Treanor & Farrelly Practice Ballyowen Health Centre179 Andersonstown RoadBelfast, BT11 9EATel: 028 90 608500
LUNCH TIME CLOSURE
Our telephones will be off from 12-2pm in stead of 12.30pm for lunch closure to enable staff to deal with the increased workload. The Practice is temporarily operating on reduced staffing due to covid.
Information for parents/ Carers
From 10 August the use of face coverings in certain indoor settings, such as shops or shopping centres, will be mandatory. You must also wear a face covering on public transport. While not NI specific, patients may also wish to print a card or badge available on UK government website https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/face-coverings-when-to-wear-one-and-how-to-make-your-own
Online wellbeing hub – www.mindingyourhead.info
The hub aims to support peoples mental and emotional wellbeing with information, self-help guides and information about how to seek support.
Prescriptions may be requested by telephoning the 24 hour repeat prescription line on 02890 608604. You can also order by post or online via the link at the top of this page. New users to the online system are required to complete a simple registration.
Requests should be made 48 hours in advance however, urgent prescriptions and hospital scripts will be issued on the same day. We are not a dispensing practice. Please note the reception staff cannot take telephone requests to check if prescription is ready.
Patients on repeat medication will be asked to see a doctor, nurse practitioner or practice nurse at least once a year to review these regular medications and notification should appear on your repeat slip. Please ensure that you book an appropriate appointment to avoid unnecessary delays to further prescriptions.
Please allow 48 hours, excluding weekends and Bank Holidays, for your request to be processed. Any problems please telephone the surgery.