GP practices in Kirklees respond to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

GP Practices in Kirklees are responding to Coronavirus (COVID-19) by following national advice from NHS England and the Government. Practices are providing a ‘total triage system.’ This means patients will receive a consultation either on the telephone or by video...

Coronavirus (COVID-19): latest information and advice

The NHS in Kirklees and Public Health England (PHE) are well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff.  Public safety is the top priority. You will find all the latest...

North Kirklees GP practice strikes gold

Blackburn Road Medical Centre has become the first GP practice in Kirklees to be awarded a gold award under a national pilot that brings the ‘Pride in Practice’ programme to the district. The scheme, part of a pilot funded by the Government Equalities Office,...

Kirklees to benefit from community-based urgent care service

Kirklees will receive new funding to develop a community-based urgent care service for some of some of the most vulnerable patients, including those who are frail, elderly or have multiple long-term conditions. Local NHS, council and community service teams will work...