Portcullis Surgery

Portcullis Surgery

Portcullis Lane, Ludlow, SY8 1GT

Current time is 10:10 - We're open

NHS

Telephone: 01584 872 939

Fax: 01584 879 031

portcullis.surgery@nhs.net

New MacMillan Care Coordinator

Posted on February 23rd, 2022

 

Have you recently had a diagnosis of cancer or still having treatment for cancer and are worried about some non-medical issues such as finances etc?

Would you like some help, support or information about

  • returning to work?;
  • managing money?;
  • your emotional wellbeing?;
  • family matters or
  • feel it would be helpful to talk to someone?

Please contact the surgery and book an appointment with our MacMillan Community Care Coordinator Helen Davies.

Helen is an experienced health care professional who has been working in a cancer support role for over 10 years and is available to provide emotional, social and practical cancer information. She can also help you access cancer support services. Any physical cancer concerns should be discussed with your GP or Practice Nurse.

As a Macmillan Community Care Coordinator she is available to provide non-medical support following a cancer diagnosis and treatment. If you have been diagnosed with cancer between February and August 2021 you may find it helpful to discuss your needs by coming in for a Cancer Care Review.

This allows you to talk about your cancer experience and concerns, understand what support may be available and help you identify ways to manage your condition. The aim of the support is to maximise your wellbeing whilst living with and after a cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Helen will be offering face to face appointments at the surgery on Thursdays and telephone appointments on Friday afternoons.

For further information or to make an appointment to speak to Helen, please  email the practice on portcullis.surgery@nhs.net or call Portcullis Surgery on 01584 872939 or visit our website

Macmillan Community Care Coordinator (MCCC)

Practice Staff

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:30 until 20:00
    6-8pm Pre-booked appointments only.Call 111 for advice OOH
  • Tuesday
    08:30 until 20:00
    6-8pm Pre-booked appointments only.Call 111 for advice OOH
  • Wednesday
    08:30 until 20:00
    6-8pm Pre-booked appointments only.Call 111 for advice OOH
  • Thursday
    08:30 until 18:30
    Call 111 for advice OOH
  • Friday
    08:30 until 20:30
    Open 1-2 Fridays a month. 6-8pm Pre-booked appointments only.Call 111 for advice OOH
  • Saturday
    08:30 until 12:30
    Open 1-2 Sat per month Pre-booked appointments only. Call 111 for advice OOH
  • Sunday
    CLOSED
    Call 111 for advice OOH