Vacancy

WE ARE HIRING! We are looking to employ an admin assistant to join our team at The Burns Practice. For more information check out NHS Jobs here

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Brexit

The UK will leave the EU on 31 October 2019. There is still a lot of uncertainty around deals / no deals which means we may notice a disruption to the supply of drugs that we prescribe for our patients. We will endeavour  to maintain minimal changes to patients and their medications however this is […]

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Weight Management Course

We have started a new weight management course here at The Burns Practice. The course consists of an appointment with either Diane or Flora weekly for 12 weeks to discuss all aspects of diet, health, lifestyle and exercise. The programme is run around you. We won’t bombard you with scary facts or tell you how […]

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Organ Donation

Did you know the law around organ donation is changing in spring 2020? To find out more and to make your choice visit: http://www.organdonation.nhs.uk 

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Pharmacy Deliveries

We have been made aware that some pharmacies in the local area are starting to introduce a charge for delivering medications. This will be payable for each delivery that you have from the pharmacy. Patients should be made aware of this by their pharmacy, but if you are a delivery patient and are unsure whether […]

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Safe Surgery

The Burns Practice is proud to be a ‘Safe Surgery’. The basic principles of being a safe surgery is that we ensure the service we provide is available to everyone in the community and help with the barriers which have been identified by the Doctors of the World that face migrants in vulnerable circumstances including […]

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Flu Immunisation 2019

Appointments are now available to book! If you are aged over 65 or suffer with any of the following conditions – Heart, Respiratory, Diabetes, Kidney, Epilepsy, Rheumatoid, Cancer, Dementia, Immunosuppressed, have a learning difficulty, suffer with mental health problems, have a BMI over 40, a carer or pregnant – book your appointment today! Over 65’s […]

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Registrars

This August we have said goodbye to Dr Otesile who has completed his GP training and is now a fully qualified GP. We also have welcomed 3 new GP Registrars to the practice; Dr Maryam Abdul, Dr Dominic Elliott and Dr Faizan Ahmad.

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Heatwave

Although most of us welcome the summer sun, high temperatures can be harmful to your health. In one hot spell in August 2003 in England and Wales there were over 2,000 extra deaths than would normally be expected. The heat can affect anyone, but some people run a greater risk of serious harm. As our […]

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Expect Youth

Expect Youth are offering a huge variety of activities to keep young people entertained across eleven different areas of Doncaster! Visit the website for more information on whats happening near you over the next 6 weeks. For more information & to book your child a free place please visit the website https://expectyouth.co.uk/

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