In-House Patient support
Friarwood Surgery's Patient Participation Group chairperson (John Nye) has since August 2017 provided (in our main patient waiting room) a patient support service as a Volunteer Health Champion. John is able to offer patients support and guidance on Self Management and using approved Care Navigation database's direct patients to any other support services across the Wakefield area. John has been a volunteer Self Management tutor for ten years and has promoted Self Management on behalf of the Wakefield Clinical Commissioning group.
Please click onto the link below to hear positive messages from John and others who have engaged with Self Management support.
John is in the Friarwood Surgery Monday, Wednesday & Friday mornings 8.30 am - 12 noon
Please feel free to pop in to have a chat with John on the above days/times to see if he can help you to tap into the hundreds of local support services in our area and even help/inspire you to make positive changes to your health and well being.
Update: Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic John will not be working form the surgery until further notice