Would you Like to Book an Appointment to see your GP or Order Your Repeat Prescription 24 hours a day, 7 days a week?
Online Appointment Booking and Repeat Prescribing Is Here!
Booking Appointments and Ordering Repeat Prescriptions Online
Online appointment booking and repeat prescription ordering service is now available. Please see the Appointments page for more details.
If you would like to use either of these online services, you will first need to register. This is a simple process and you will only be required to do this once. Please bring photo ID to the Practice, a drivers licence or passport. The receptionist will register you onto the on-line booking system and provide you with a PIN number. Once you have this information you will have access to on-line booking from home.
Nursing Department Staff Changes
We are pleased to announce that from January 2014 the Health Centre will be offering same day appointments with a Nurse Practitioner
Practice Survey 2013
Thank you to everybody who took the time to complete a survey questionnaire. This is now closed and the results have now been published on the website
Would you like to help shape and influence the services provided at French Weir Health Centre?
Please follow the link to the virtual online Patient Reference Group. No meeting attendance required. Terms of Reference and further information can be found on the Patient Participation Group page
About French Weir Health Centre
The Doctors, Nurses and staff are part of a professional team caring for 16,000 patients in and around Taunton. We offer a full range of services for both acute and chronic conditions as well as physiotherapy, minor surgery, health visiting, community nursing and dietary advice.
We operate from a large premises located close to the centre of Taunton which has been extensively modernized, upgraded and refurbished in the last 10 years and we take patients from a Practice area to the North West of the town centre.
There are 9 GP Partners in the Practice plus we are also a training Practice and have one GP Registrar, who is a fully qualified doctor under training with us in the speciality of general practice work. The rest team comprises 5 Nurses and 3 Health Care assistants, a supporting staff of receptionists and a full complement of attached community nurses and other specialists.
Please explore the site and use the facilities offered by it to learn about the Practice, and its services and to access those facilities that are available through the site.
If you have any items that you feel should be included on this site then please contact the Practice Manager,
Disabled Access & Wheelchairs
There is good access to and throughout the health centre and a special lavatory is available. There is ample car parking space outside the main entrance to the building.
Hearing loops are fitted in some consulting rooms and the reception and prescription desks. A portable loop is available on request for use in those rooms not fitted with a loop.
If you need a wheelchair to get around the building please ask at the Reception.