Oxford Road Medical Centre | 25 Oxford Road | Burnley | Lancashire | BB11 3BB | telephone 01282 731 650

Oxford Road Medical Centre





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Statement of Purpose

Statement of Purpose

Brief Description of Location

Oxford Road Medical Centre is a single storey building situated in its own grounds with car parking facilities approximately 0.5 miles from Burnley town centre. It consists of 4 consulting rooms, 2 treatment rooms, 2 waiting rooms, Reception area, staff room, Practice Manager’s office and Medical Secretary’s office.  It provides toilet facilities for both able bodied and disabled patients. The Medical Centre has disabled access in the form of an automatic sliding door with ramp to the entrance of the building.

Aims and Objectives

  • We aim to ensure high quality, safe and effective services and environment
  • To provide monitored, audited and continually improving healthcare services
  • To provide healthcare which is available to a whole population and create a partnership between patient and health profession which ensures mutual respect, holistic care and continuous learning and training
  • To reduce health inequalities amongst the patient population
  • The provision of accessible healthcare which is proactive to healthcare changes, efficiency and innovation and development
  • To improve Clinical Governance and Evidence Based Practice
  • To improve Clinical and Non-clinical risk management
  • To reduce risk in specific clinical risk areas and facilities
  • To improve environment and capacity
  • To improve vigilance for unforeseen emergencies
  • To optimise performance against key targets and core standards To meet key targets
  • To provide Annual Health Check
  • To become a patient centred organisation
  • To improve services offered to patients
  • To improve communication between the surgery and the patients
  • To recruit, retain and develop a highly motivated and appropriately skilled workforce
  • To enhance performance of the workforce
  • To develop management capability
  • To guide the employees in accordance with the Equalities Scheme
  • To ensure effective management and governance systems
  • To ensure a robust Information Technology strategy to support the business of Oxford Road Medical Centre

Regulated Activities

  1. Diagnostic and Screening Procedures
  2. Family Planning
  3. Maternity and Midwifery Services
  4. Surgical Procedures
  5. Treatment of Disease, Disorder or Injury


  • Routine medical checks and general medical services
  • NHS relevant prescriptions and medications or a private prescription can be issued
  • Immunisations, eg childhood immunisations
  • Foreign travel and vaccination
  • Seasonal influenza vaccinations
  • Weight loss and Dietician clinic lifestyle management
  • Employment medicals
  • Assessment of employees returning to work after illness
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Respiratory services
  • Diabetic services
  • Family planning services
  • Phlebotomy
  • Minor surgery
  • Cryotherapy Clinic
  • Ear syringing
  • ECG monitoring
  • Cervical screening
  • Baby Clinic