Local Health Services
What is Better Access?
Patients across Richmondshire can access routine appointments during evenings and weekends with our Better Access services.
A multi-skilled team including GPs, Practice Nurses, Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANP), Healthcare Assistants and Phlebotomists provide the following services: GP Appointments, ANP Appointments, Long Term Condition reviews, Dressing Changes, Cervical Screening.
Better Access clinics are currently available at Harewood Medical Practice, Hawes Surgery and Aysgarth Surgery.
The session times are as follows:-
Mon – Friday – 18.30 – 20.00
Saturday – 09.00 – 17.00
Sunday – 08.30 – 12.30 (This will cease 01.10.22)
Please check the table below to see which days better access appointments are available in your GP practice.
How to book
Patients interested in these appointments should speak to their GP practice reception and find out which appointments are available. Please note that patients may not necessarily be consulted by a staff member from their own GP practice and must consent for their Patient Care Record to be shared out from their practice with the consulting clinician.
Harewood Medical Practice
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Sat & Sun
GP, ANP, Practice Nurse, HCA & Phlebotomist
GP appointments, Women’s Health Clinics, Long Term Condition Review, FeNO Testing, Blood Taking Clinic, Cervical Screening
GP, ANP, Practice Nurse
GP Appointments, ANP Appointments, Long Term Condition reviews, Dressing Changes, Cervical Screening
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