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Coronavirus Vaccine Information
The NHS will let you know when it's your turn to have the vaccine. You may be called up via letter for a larger vaccination hub. If you do not want to go to a larger hub, please wait for us to contact you by telephone to book you in at a local clinic. Whitwick Road Surgery are currently not offering any first doses, these will all be administered at Measham Leisure Centre.
It's important not to contact the NHS for a vaccination before then. Please do not contact us for queries regarding the COVID-19 Vaccine unless advised to do so.
COVID Vaccination Certification:
We are unable to issue this certificate at the practice.
Please see https://www.gov.uk/guidance/demonstrating-your-covid-19-vaccination-status-when-travelling-abroad for further information.
Along with all GP Practices in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, we are delivering the covid vaccination programme. This is the biggest immunisation programme in the history of the NHS in response to one of the most serious challenges to public health the world has faced. This vital work will prevent thousands of people suffering serious illness or hospitalisation. We are proud to be involved in this essential work.
We also know that our patients continue to need our help with all the usual health care needs they have. So, although we are very busy we remain open to provide the care you need. It's important to:
However, during this busy time and with Covid still a significant threat to people’s health we ask for your ongoing co-operation and understanding to help us help you. This means:
Thank you very much for your continued support and please continue to follow the public health advice and stay safe during this pandemic.
Whitwick Road Surgery
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.
We are closed for the following bank holidays this year:
1 Jan Fri New Year's Day
2 Apr Fri Good Friday
5 Apr Mon Easter Monday
3 May Mon May Day
31 May Mon Late May Bank Holiday
30 Aug Mon August Bank Holiday
25 Dec Sat Christmas Day
26 Dec Sun Boxing Day
27 Dec Mon Christmas Holiday
28 Dec Tue Boxing Day Holiday
We now have an intercom system at our reception.
We have now installed an intercom system at our second door.
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.