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Buckfastleigh Naturally Healthy Group

We are pleased to be working with Buckfastleigh Naturally Healthy Group. May is Naturally Healthy Month, so why not pop along, join in and find out what the group is all about? To visit the groups facebook page, please click here. To download the timetable of events, please click here


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Receptionist Required

We are currently looking for a motivated, flexible, approachable candidate to fill a part-time receptionist vacancy at Buckfastleigh Medical Practice.  The role will consist of 12 hours a week over 3 days (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday). The candidate will need to be able to work shifts between the hours of 7am and 6pm. The ideal […]


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Phlebotomist Required

We have a vacancy for a practice phlebotomist for 15 hours a week at £8.25 per hour. This post will be responsible for: Performing venepuncture to obtain blood samples from patients We are looking for someone who is computer literate, works well as part of a team, well organised and is willing to learn. The […]


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Secretary/Administrator Vacancy

We have a vacancy for a practice secretary/administrator. This post will be responsible for: Secretarial support to GP’s Administrative duties We are looking for someone who has good secretarial skills, is computer literate, works well as part of a team, well organised and is willing to learn. The successful applicant would also be flexible and […]


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Christmas and New Year

Over the Christmas period the practice will be open as normal with the exception of Christmas Day, Monday 28th December and New Year’s Day. If you require any medical advice on these days please contact 111 or in the case of an emergency please call 999. We would like to take this opportunity to wish […]


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Men ACWY Vaccine

Cases of meningitis and septicaemia (blood poisoning) caused by Men W bacteria are rising due to a particularly deadly strain. Older teenagers and university students are at high risk of infection because many of them mix closely with lots of new people, some of whom may unknowingly carry the meningococcal bacteria. The highest risk of […]


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Flu Campaign 2015

Flu vaccination by injection, commonly known at the “flu jab” is available every year on the NHS to protect adults (and some children) at risk of flu and its complications. Flu can be unpleasant, but if you are otherwise fit and healthy it will usually clear up on its own within a week. However, flu […]


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Welcome to the Blog

Welcome to the Buckfastleigh Medical Centre blog. The aim of this blog is to keep patients up to date with what’s going on here in the surgery and in the general healthcare community. We hope you enjoy.


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