The Sit and Wait Clinic

This clinic has been introduced for our patients who experience a new medical problem (episode).

The clinic will run every Monday & Wednesday between 10am and 12pm.

Clinicians can only deal with one problem at a time. The following are examples of new problem that are suitable for the sit and wait clinic:

  • Cough
  • Sore throat
  • Bad headache
  • Urine infection
  • Chest infection
  • Back pain / Neck pain
  • Eye infection
  • Cellulitis
  • Rashes
  • Ear pain
  • Knee pain
  • Hip pain
  • Dizziness
  • Abdominal pain

The clinic should not be used for:

  • Repeat medication requests
  • Falls
  • Fractures
  • Head injuries
  • Referral queries
  • On-going issues that you have had for over 2 weeks