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Meadowell Services

Meadowell Services

All Meadowell patients are eligible to receive a flu vaccination, please contact us on  01923 226266 for more information or drop in to the surgery to get vaccinated.

Our Service

Welcome to Meadowell Clinic at the Watford Health Centre. We are here to help you.

We offer healthcare for people experiencing homelessness or who are living in insecure or temporary housing.

 

Our doctors have special interests in homelessness, mental health and addiction. We are caring, confident and non-judgemental in working with people with complex needs.

We offer regular GP clinics from 9.00 am -12 midday and 3.30 – 6.00 pm, Monday-Friday.

(Meadowell Reception is open from 9am – 6.pm)

To view the Timetable clink the link below:

Meadowell Timetable

PLEASE NOTE ALL DROP IN SERVICES WILL BE REVIEWED AND RESUMED POST COVID. WE HAVE NO DROP IN SERVICES AT THE MOMENT

At Meadowell clinic we offer many services that will help you to look after your health:

Drop in service Thursday 10 am -12 midday

Drop In clinics are Monday 2pm -4pm and Wednesday 10am-12midday

(Please arrive at the start of the session)

Sessions are Tuesday all day and Friday 9am -2pm

 

Meadowell Contact

To contact us or to gain more information you can:

Meadowell Clinic at the Watford Health Centre

An Enhanced Primary Health Care Service for Inclusive Healthcare for Homeless and Marginalised Groups.

Meadowell Clinic provides healthcare to over 600 registered homeless and vulnerably housed individuals. This service is the only comprehensive healthcare service for homeless people in Watford and currently provides the following:

 

In addition to operational work, Meadowell Clinic has delivered training to third party organisations on Mental Health and Substance Misuse’ Our primary care service for homeless people endorses the ‘Services Available and Best Practice Guidelines: Working with Rough Sleepers in Watford’ produced by the Watford Strategic Homelessness Forum (May 2019) to which we are a part. (Link below)

https://www.watford.gov.uk/downloads/file/2852/working_with_rough_sleepers_in_watford

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
‘WORKING WITH COURAGE FOR THE NHS’

SURGERY DOORS WILL BE CLOSED BUT WE ARE OPEN: Please only come to the surgery if you have an appointment or have been asked to by a clinician. For all other queries please use online services if you can. This will avoid long waits on the phone. Click here for Appointments including online consultations. Click Reception for details of all online services including sick note requests and admin queries. Useful links can also be found for all our population groups on Our Health Services, Information & Resources page.

 DEDICATED COVID VACCINATION CLINICS

WE HAVE GIVEN

3000

FIRST DOSE COVID VACCINATIONS

to patients over 75 within our Primary Care Network (PCN) and healthcare workers in line with the highest risk group guidance. Whilst we are restricted on vaccination supplies, we have also started vaccinating over 70’s & shielded patients.

I AM A HEALTHCARE WORKER OR OVER 75 AND HAVE NOT YET HAD MY FIRST COVID19 VACCINE? Please contact us on 07402404258. If we have restricted vaccine supply you will be placed on a continued interest waiting list. Please be aware you may be contacted at short notice. If you are NOT in this group we will not be able to vaccinate you yet and request that you DO NOT call the surgery for an appointment: We will contact you when we have a date for your vaccination.

IMPORTANT: So that appointments and vaccines are not wasted, PLEASE TEXT & CANCEL if

WHERE CAN I PARK? Parking  will be available on Rosslyn Road and if you have a disabled badge you can park temporarily on the double yellow line on Upton Road. Please ensure you wear a MASK.

I AM NOT OVER 75 OR A HEALTHCARE WORKER? Remaining groups will be contacted in due course. Please DO NOT call the surgery for an appointment. DO however ensure your contact details including your mobile number are up to date. You can update us by clicking Change of personal details. We will be given 10 days notice before stock is delivered.

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