Monthly Archives: October 2015

Health & Wellness Open Day on Friday 30 October 2015

Cassidy Medical Centre will be hosting a Health & Wellness Open Day for all members of the public on Friday 30th October 2015 between 2.00pm and 4.00pm – all are welcome to attentend. See poster below.

The event aims to promote the role and benefits of Cassidy Medical Centre, as well as to raise awareness about and allow patients to experience a number of local healthcare service providers accessible through the surgery for patients and residents of Hammersmith and Fulham.

Visitors will also have the opportunity to meet PPG representatives and members of practice staff and will be treated to FREE mini health checks, whilst younger visitors can enjoy FREE face painting.

The programme also includes Kick-it, a stop smoking service based in Hammersmith and London Ambulance Service will also be on hand, demonstrating CPR techniques to children and adults and how to use a defibrillator.

Age UK Hammersmith & Fulham will have representatives raising awareness about their streamlined approach to health and social care to support older people in the area and Hammersmith & Fulham Foodbank will be raising awareness and taking collections in aid of emergency food for local people in crisis.

AT Medics practices schedule regular PPG meetings with SMS reminders, dedicated PPG notice boards and a translator if necessary, and are delighted to be hosting this event at Cassidy Medical Centre.

Omar Din, AT Medics Head of Marketing & Communications said “Our aim for this event is to improve patient experience at Cassidy Medical Centre and to extend an invitation to the wider community to join us on Friday 30th October when our surgery becomes an open house. This is the first ever health and wellness event for Cassidy Medical Centre, and we are delighted to coincide this with our acceptance of a five year management contract for the surgery.”

Cassidy Medical Centre is committed to delivering high quality care focused on patient needs and safety, and is working to achieve clinical improvement through the implementation and advancement of quality systems, as well as continually reviewing and investing in training and education of staff.