**Please do not attend surgery unless asked to do so. You will be screened at the entrance. It is possible you may be turned away. Due to the patient screening there may be long delays.**
The NHS in England and Public Health England (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal.
If you have a t cough, feel feverish/have a high temp or flu like symptoms e.g. persistent, nasal discharge or congestion then please self-isolate for 7days and do not attend the surgery, pharmacy or hospital. ONLY contact NHS 111 online if you are unwell or your symptoms worsen. Thank You.
Everyone is being reminded to follow Public Health England advice to:
• Always carry tissues with you and use them to catch your cough or sneeze. Then bin the tissue, and wash your hands, or use a sanitiser gel.
• Wash your hands often with soap and water, especially after using public transport. Use a sanitiser gel if soap and water are not available.
• Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
• Avoid close contact with people who are unwell.
You can find the latest information and advice from Public Health England at Further information is available on nhs.uk.
** COVID- 19 UPDATE **
If you feel you or a family member may be at risk of COVID-19 then please see the blink below with all the latest up to date information and guidance.
** COVID -19 USEFUL INFORMATION **
- please see the link below on information in regards to social distancing during this difficult time.
- Having difficulty dealing with stress during this difficult time? Please remember you are not alone, the link below is from World Health Organization [WHO] and gives advice and guidance on how to cope during this difficult time.
- How to help children cope with stress and anxiety during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please see the link below which is from World Health Organization [WHO] and gives advice and guidance on how to help children cope during this difficult time.
With this website we aim to help you find all the information you need at the click of a mouse. We use it to keep you updated on practice developments and news such as results of patient surveys, health campaigns and new services.
To really make the most of our website, register for SystmOnline - details below
If you’re a patient at our practice you can now use the new #nhsapp, a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablet. You can use the #nhsapp to check your symptoms and get instant advice, book appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view your GP medical record and more. For more information go to www.nhs.uk/nhsapp
Information on the 2019/20 Flu Campaign
A short film by Dr Ranj
The Importance of Nasal Spray in Children
(Site updated 27/03/2020)