2022 FLU CAMPAIGN

If you are eligible for a flu vaccine and have not yet booked your appointment, please contact the surgery on 01482 701834 to secure your vaccine. Patients who are eligible for the COVID booster should book online or through 119 to book a slot in the community. Please check if you fit the criteria below…

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Scarlet Fever

Symptoms and Responding to Cases: Symptoms of scarlet fever can be found on the NHS website here.  Children should stay at home if they have a temperature or feeling unwell. Contact NHS 111 or your GP if: your child is getting worse your child is feeding or eating much less than normal your child has…

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Covid Vaccine Update

Covid Vaccine drop-in clinics at Preston Road site Boosters for patients aged 18 & over who are eligible Boosters for patients aged 16-17 who are eligible 1st & 2nd vaccines for any patients aged 16 & over PLEASE WAIT FOR YOUR TEXT MESSAGE OR CONTACT FROM THE SURGERY PLEASE DO NOT RING THE SUGERY

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Wuhan Novel Coronavirus

If you have returned from China in the last 14 days or you have had contact with a confirmed case of Wuhan Coronavirus and have symptoms of: Acute respiratory  infection of any degree of severity (including at least one of the following: shortness of breath,cough or sore throat) You must immediately self-isolate at home and call…

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EXTENDED ACCESS

The Practice is now open on a Wednesday and a Friday morning from  7 am offering pre -booked appointments with the Advanced Care Practitioner, Practice Nurse and the Phlebotomists. These appointments can be booked up to one week in advance.

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JUNE 2019 APPOINTMENT ATTENDANCE

Over 90.5% of patients attended in June 19 for 4875 available appointments with either the GP or nurse. We would like to improve this figure by asking that patients contact the surgery if they are unable to attend an appointment on 701834 option 7 Also patients can access systmone on line which enables patients to…

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CERVICAL SCREENING – smear tests

An amazing 80.9 % of our eligible ladies (have a cervix and are aged 25-64)  have had a smear test in the last 5 years. This figure is fabulous BUT there is work to be done. Nationally figures have dropped of the ladies aged 25-29 who are up to date with their smear test. This…

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