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URGENT NOTIFICATION

FLU VACCINATION FOR THE 50-64 AGE GROUP

We are awaiting further information and guidance on the roll out of this plan, and once we are fully aware of the requirements, then we will contact those in the relevant groups to arrange the vaccination, if they wish to receive it -in the interim, please do not contact the surgery.  Thank you for your cooperation and understanding - it really is appreciated. 

COVID VACCINATION

WE ARE WORKING WITH ALL LOCAL STAKEHOLDERS AND ASSOCIATED TEAMS TO ENSURE THAT WHEN THE PUBLICISED COVID VACCINATION IS AVAILABLE, WE WILL BE ABLE TO OFFER IT STRAIGHT AWAY.  ONCE WE KNOW MORE, AND THE PLANS FOR VACCINATION HAVE BEEN FINALISED, YOU WILL BE INVITED TO ATTEND.

IN THE INTERIM - PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT THE SURGERY UNLESS PROMPTED WITH REGARD TO THIS VITAL PROJECT.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION AND UNDERSTANDING

OBTAINING A COVID TEST

Please click HERE for details with regard to obtaining a Covid test locally 

IMPORTANT MESSAGES

NEW RULES RELATING TO WEARING OF FACE MASKS/COVERINGS IN SHOPS AND OTHER AREAS COME INTO EFFECT ON 24 JULY 2020 FOR ALL EXCEPT THOSE THAT ARE EXEMPT. IF YOU FEEL YOU ARE UNABLE TO WEAR A MASK/COVERING FOR AUDITORY/SENSORY/BREATHING REASONS PLEASE VISIT www.keepsafe.org.uk/mask TO DOWNLOAD AN EXEMPTION CARD TO SHOW IF ASKED WHY YOU ARE NOT WEARING ONE.

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ISSUE OF LETTERS OR CERTIFICATES CONFIRMING ANY EXEMPTION. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.

CORONAVIRUS

PLEASE SEE OUR LATEST ADVICE WITH REGARD TO ACCESSING THE SURGERY BY CLICKING HERE

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION AND UNDERSTANDING DURING THIS PERIOD

IF YOU HAVE DEVELOPED A NEW COUGH, HIGH TEMPERATURE OR HAVE NOTICED A LOSS OF OR CHANGES TO YOUR SENSES OF SMELL OR TASTE, YOU MAY BE AT RISK OF CONTRACTING THE VIRUS.  PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE THE HOUSE.  INSTEAD, CONTACT NHS 111 DIRECT FOR ONLINE ADVICE.

a.   For general advice with regard to the virus, from NHS 111 Direct PLEASE CLICK HERE

b.    Please also see THE LATEST GOVERNMENT ADVICE FROM HERE


THE RESULTS OF OUR IN HOUSE SURVEYS ARE NOW BEING PUBLISHED IN THE PRACTICE AND UNDER OUR LATEST NEWS SECTION

Test Results

Blood test results will normally take 5-6 days; some can take longer. X-rays can take up to 2 weeks. For complex test results it is best to see your doctor. Simple test results can be obtained by contacting or visiting the practice during normal hours. Our reception staff are not qualified to comment on results therefore it is your responsibility once you have been advised of the results to make any necessary follow-up appointment with the doctor if you need further clarification of the results.

Please note that we have a strict policy regarding confidentiality and data protection. In this respect we will only give out results to the person they relate to unless that person has given prior permission, in writing only,for their release or if they are not capable of understanding them.