01204 463900

Bolton Medical Centre

21 Rupert Street, Great Lever, Bolton, BL3 6PY

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Bolton Medical Centre, 21 Rupert Street, Bolton

telephone: 01204 463900

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CQC Information

Services Available

  •  GP Appointments
  •  Nurse Appointments
  •  Well Person Checks
  •  Child Health Development Clinics
  •  Child Vaccinations
  •  Smoking Cessation Services
  •  Blood Tests
  •  Travel Vaccinations
  •  Find and Treat Monitoring
  •  Stroke and Blood Pressure Monitoring
  •  Diabetes Testing and Monitoring
  •  BMI Monitoring
  •  Cervical Screening
  •  Family Planning Advice
  •  Sexual Health Services
  • Student Services

Gym available for registered patients

Fitness testing
Tests for different components of fitness
Use your results to set SMART goals
Compare results from previous tests

Fitness programmes
Specific exercises to help you reach your goals
Gradually increase intensity of exercises to progress
Keep a track of the routines you have completed

Personal training
Learn new/harder exercises and movements
Reach your fitness goals faster
Increase confidence and be motivated

Improve your posture
Enhance your breathing
Build your strength, flexibility and balance

Circuit Training / HIIT
High intensity, time efficient training
Full body workouts in a fraction of your usual time
Cardiovascular and resistance training in one


Enhanced Services For This Practice

GP of Choice Scheme - Please be informed that this surgery is not participating in the GP of Choice Enhanced Service Scheme.

Out of Area Scheme - Please be informed that this surgery is not participating in the we are not participating in the Out of Area Enhanced Service Scheme.

GP Appointments

GP Appointments are available every day, please contact reception for more details on 01204 463900. 

Nurse Appointments

Our nurses are here to help you manage your health if you have any of the following conditions, our nurses want to see you every year to check that everything's going OK

  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • Heart Disease
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Stroke
  • Heart Failure
  • Coronary vascular disease prevention
  • Chronic Kidney Disease


Our Practice Nurse also provides the following clinics

  • Travel immunisations
  • Influenza clinic (winter time)
  • Phlebotomy
  • Pneumonia vaccination. This is available all year round for over 65s
  • Baby immunisations
  • Intra-uterine contraceptive device (IUCD)
  • Anti-coagulation
  • Minor Injury
  • Alcohol & drug misuse
  • Mental health


Chronic Disease Management Clinics

Our nurse is here to help manage you manage your health. We provide checks every year if you have any of the following conditions:

  • Heart Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • Stroke
  • Chronic Obstrtuctive Pulmanary Disease
  • Underactive Thyroid
  • Chronic Kidney Disease

Child Immunisations Clinic

The practice nurse is available to administer immunisations and our GPs will do the baby check. Please contact our Reception to for dates and times of our clinics.


Travel immunisations

  • Influenza clinic (winter only)
  • Phlebotomy
  • Pneumonia
  • Weight Management
  • Smoking Cessation

We also offer hearing tests and hearing clinics with our audiologist, contact our reception for more information.

Blood Tests

You will be able to have your blood test done at the surgery by one of our experienced Health Care Assistants.

Please check whether your form asks you to fast. If you are required to fast, please have only sips of water for 8 hours before the test. Please take any medication as normal.

You will need to contact the surgery between 7 to 10 days later to receive the results of your blood test and find out what you need to do next.


Car Parking

There is an onsite free car park within the grounds of the practice for patients.

From St Helen's Road

Continue North along St Helens Road until you reach High Street on the right hand side. Turn right and continue along High Street, this will turn into Lever Street. The practice is located at the junction of Rupert Street and Lever Street.

From Deane Road

Heading towards Bolton Town Centre along Deane Road, follow it until you reach the junction with Moor Lane and then join the A579 (Derby Street), continue along this road until you reach High Street on your left. Turn into High Street and continue along, this will turn into Lever Street. The practice is located at the junction of Rupert Street and Lever Street.

From Bolton Town Centre

From Bolton Town Centre, head South along Bradshawgate, continue along Manchester Road, turning right into Orlando Street, turn right onto Thynee Street and then left on to Lever Street. The practice is located at the junction of Rupert Street and Lever Street.


Out of Hours

During the hours the surgery is closed our calls will be diverted to NHS 111. Calls to NHS 111 are free from both mobile and landlines. If you have a life-threatening medical emergency during these times please dial 999


About Practice

Other information

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (e.g. average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. The average pay for GPs working in Bolton Medical Centre in the last financial year was £39,117.04  before tax and NI. This calculation is for 1 full-time GPs and 2 locum GPs, who has worked in the practice for more than 6 months.

Employee of the Month

Cancelling Your Appointments

Our text-to-cancel services allows you to send a simple text message directly to your practice to cancel your appointment, allowing it to be given to another patient.

By letting us know if you no longer need an appointment, we can ensure we offer as many available appointments as possible. 

Please note that text-to-cancel numbers are not answered and are used for text messaging only.

To cancel by phone

You can cancel by calling the surgery directly on 01204 463900

To cancel by text message

Send 'cancel <your name> <date of appointment>' to 07906 474 916.

Online Services for Bolton Medical Centre

Patient Online Services
Service What we offer patients now What we plan to offer patients To be available by
Online Appointment Booking Yes – posters at reception N/A Available now
Online Repeat Prescriptions Yes – posters at reception N/A Available now
Patient Access to GP Summary Record No available in clinical system yet. Confirmation received that it will available by March 15 Patient will have access to their online record via the clinical system March 15
Medical Records
Service What we do now What we plan to do To be available by
Summary Care Record (SCR) Yes – posters at reception N/A Available now
Electronic Transfer of Patient Records Yes N/A Available now



Statement of intent

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Patient Participation Groups

Patient Participation report 2014/15

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Patient Questionnaire Analysis 2015

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PPG Meeting Minutes

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