We are now offering Engage Consult to our patients.
Engage Consult allows patients to communicate securely and safely online with their practice about non-emergency medical conditions or simple admin questions. Please do not request repeat medication, an appointment or a telephone consultation through this service.
It also offers 24/7 access to symptom-specific self-help information and easy access to other local NHS and self-care services. For more information, click the following link or Click here to log in.
The NHS will let you know when it's your turn to have the vaccine.
It's important not to contact the NHS for a vaccination before then. Please do not contact us for an update regarding the COVID-19 Vaccine.
For more information click here.
For the latest guidance directly from the government please click here. We appreciate that these are difficult times for our patients but the surgery are unable to advise you regarding Coronavirus, please follow the guidance from the Government.
If you require a sick note or employment and benefits support please click here
If you require information about access to NHS Denistry click here
We are not offering any COVID-19 testing at the surgery.
If you normally collect your prescription from the surgery they will now be sent to Lloyds Pharmacy during the pandemic.
NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can tell you if you need medical help and advise you what to do. Only use this service if:
Like the common cold, coronavirus infection usually occurs through close contact with a person with novel coronavirus via cough and sneezes or hand contact. A person can also catch the virus by touching contaminated surfaces if they do not wash their hands. Everyone is being reminded to follow Public Health England advice to:
IMPORTANT PRACTICE UPDATES:
Due to the new lockdown, we have taken the decision to lock our inner door to keep both our patients and staff safe.
If you have a confirmed appointment, please still attend this appointment as per goverment guidance. When you arrive, please call us on 01530 836507 and we will let you into the surgery.
If you have any queries or need to make an appointment, please do not attend the surgery under any circumstances. Please call us on 01530 836507 and our clinical co-ordinators can help you over the phone. Our reception area inside the surgery will be closed off to the public.
Our first door is still open. Patients can still collect sample pots, request prescriptions and collect paperwork such as online registration forms, patient registration forms, urine sheets and more. Any paperwork is to be put in our letter box outside. This is emptied multiple times a day.
If you are returning a registration form, please call us on 01530 836507 and we will come and collect your form and check your ID. Please do not put your forms in our letter box.
Thank you for your understanding during these difficult times. Please continue to check our website for updates on how the surgery is operating during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
For government guidance please visit Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance and support - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk).
You can now book appointments, order repeat prescriptions and view summary medical record information on-line. You need an on-line account to access these services. Please speak to our receptionists for assistance with setting up the on-line account.
In order for us to improve the services we offer, you may be asked after each appointment with the practice to complete our questionnaire. There are just two questions which will only take a few moments of your time.