James Street Group Practice


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

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Appointments can be made by telephone (01900) 62241 between the hours of 08:00 and 18:00 Monday to Friday or by calling into the surgery and booking an appointment at reception ... [continue] Appointments


Family Planning Advice on contraception including coil fitting and provision of free condoms. Time: Tuesday 2.30pm – 4pm Antenatal Care Routine antenatal check-ups by our qualified midwife. Time: Thursday 9am ... [continue] Clinics

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Electronic Prescription Service

James Street Surgery was the first practice in Cumbria to be enabled for electronic prescribing This means that prescriptions can be sent straight to your nominated pharmacy electronically. If you ... [continue] Electronic Prescription Service

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS and you can look up ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

James Street Group Practice is able to provide health assessment and testing services. These include pre-employment medicals, medicals required for driving, insurance reports, fitness to attend work and fitness to ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Repeat prescriptions

If you take medication on a long-term basis, you can order a repeat prescription in a number of different ways: By using patient online services – this is the fastest ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

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

Since our telephones are very busy in the early morning, we ask you to telephone for test results (eg blood, urine, x-ray) after 1pm. To ensure confidentiality, we only release ... [continue] Test results

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?