We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Appointments advice

We use a system called askmyGP which is an easy and fast way to ask for any kind of help from the practice. Available 24/7 and we respond during working ... [continue] Appointments advice

Chaperone policy

We will always respect your privacy, dignity and your religious and cultural beliefs particularly when intimate examinations are advisable – these will only be carried out with your express agreement ... [continue] Chaperone policy


Here you can find out the services and clinics we hold at our practice. You can find out more by clicking on the links.

GP extended access

Wigan GP access alliance Appointments are also available at hub sites in Practices across Wigan outside of surgery hours Please telephone 01942 482848. Wigan GP Alliance provide cytology appointments every ... [continue] GP extended access

Home visits

Requests for home visits should be made, if possible before 10.30 each day so that the doctor can visit after morning surgery. If you feel that a visit is urgent, explain ... [continue] Home visits

Non-NHS services

The NHS does not pay for some of the services we provide. These include private sick notes, insurance forms, holiday cancellation forms, medical reports, fitness to travel certificates, private prescriptions, ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Online services

There is now the facility for patients to book appointments with a doctor and order repeat prescriptions via this website. You can also prebook Practice Nurse appointments online for Smears, ... [continue] Online services

Repeat prescriptions

Requests for repeat medication can be made by: post, (please enclose a stamped addressed envelope) or calling in to reception or online through the My GP app or online through ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Sedative Prescribing for Fear of Flying

Sullivan Way Surgery does NOT prescript sedatives for fear of flying. This policy decision has been made by the GP Partners and is adhered to by all prescribers working in ... [continue] Sedative Prescribing for Fear of Flying

Sick certificates

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide you with an SC2 self-certificate ... [continue] Sick certificates

Test results

The Doctor/Nurse will advise you how long it typically takes before the results of your tests are available. Please allow sufficient time for the results to be examined by the ... [continue] Test results

Text reminder service

We have a texting service which allows you to receive confirmation and reminders about your appointments. To have this service you will need to register by completing a consent form ... [continue] Text reminder service

When we are closed

Monday to Friday from 18:30 in the evening until 08:00 in the morning, including public holidays, and weekends, please ring the 111 service. This is a free service from landlines and mobiles. Wednesday ... [continue] When we are closed

Date published: 28th August, 2014
Date last updated: 15th November, 2014