IMPACT Agewell

 

Are you interested in taking part in a new programme available within Bernaghmore Medical Practice?

 

Are you aged 65 years and over?

 

Do you live alone or with another older person in your own home or in sheltered housing?

 

Would you like to know more about support and services available within your local community?

 

Have you been diagnosed with two or more of the following conditions?

  • Diabetes
  • Respiratory 
  • Heart Failure
  • Coronary Heart Disease
  • Stroke
  • Hypertension
  • Parkinson’s
  • Osteoporosis

 

If these apply to you, you may be eligible for a new service we provide at the practice called IMPACTAgewell.  It is a programme which is designed to support you to improve your health and wellbeing.  A dedicated IMPACTAgewell Project Officer will talk with you about your general health and wellbeing, and support you to look at taking small steps that would empower you to age well now, and in the future.  Examples of  support  may include things like: health condition support groups, community transport, befriending visits, handyperson services, home security checks etc  If you are interested please contact the Practice staff on: 028 2531 3030 for further information.

 

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

 

Staff training

The practice will be closed on Wednesday 15th November 2017 at 1.00pm for staff training.

If there is a medical emergency please telephone the usual number on 028 25313030 and a message will be played back to you.  Either Dalriada Urgent Care will be covering or it may be a GP so please listen carefully to the phone message.