Appointments Update November 2021

We are very carefully monitoring the situation with regards to the Coronavirus, and are implementing the necessary changes required to ensure that we deliver Primary Care as safely as possible under exceptional circumstances.

For your protection the practice has moved to a telephone triage system. Please call as normal for an appointment. This will be a telephone call initially and if deemed safe and necessary you will be invited in for a for a face to face consultation.

Our new way of working is proving to be extremely popular with patients and as a result we are experiencing a high volume of calls during the mornings, especially on a Monday and Tuesday. Could we please ask that any requests for results etc are made after 1.00pm.

All patients attending appointments at the surgery are being requested to wear face masks covering their nose and mouth.

we have a one way system in place and the practice has clear exit and entry signs.

The Main symptoms of Coronavirus have been updated by the government. Please see below.

The main symptoms of coronavirus if you are double vaccinated are:

Headache, runny nose, sneezing and a sore throat.

The main symptoms of coronavirus if you are single-vaccinate are:

Runny nose, sore throat and sneezing.

The main symptoms of coronavirus if you are unvaccinated are:

Headache, sore throat, runny nose, fever and persistent cough.

If you have any of the above symptoms you must NOT attend the surgery.

You must arrange to have PCR covid test A.S.A.P

COVID19 is unlikely to cause serious illness in children, please remember children can still become unwell from other causes. Please do not let concerns over COVID19 stop you from contacting medical assistance. For advice contact 111 or your GP or if your child is severely unwell call 999 or go to A&E.