Due to unexpected staff illness we have are experiencing a shortage of dispensing staff
Please help us by ensuring you provide plenty of notice when requesting repeat medication and don’t leave it to the last minute to request your repeat medication online or via paper request system. I would also remind you that are unable to take medication request over the telephone.
Pregnant ladies can now self-refer to book to meet your midwife
Pregnant ladies can now self-refer to book to meet your midwife to plan your care , go our website, www.esht.nhs.uk/our-services/maternity/referral. Fill in your details and click “submit”, your community midwife will be in contact with you to book your first appointment.
Public health have put out a heatwave level 2 warning
Protect your child, it is national childhood immunisations awareness week
Make sure your child is protected, if your child has missed their immunisations and you think they are unprotected. Speak to our practice nurse Sister Angela and she will be able to advise you how to ensure your child has all the vaccines they need to keep them fit and healthy.
We are currently unable to provide travel vaccination advice and vaccinations at the surgery, please contact local specialist clinics for advice and help.
New health and social care connect service available to patients.
Some people need practical support to lead an active life and do the everyday things that most of us take for granted. Adult Social Care may provide help or put you in touch with organisations for people, and their carers, who find it difficult to manage daily tasks in the home. If you think you could benefit from the help and support they provide you can contact them directly on telephone number 0345 60 80 191.
Important info for patients travelling abroad and needing travel health advice or vaccinations
If you are travelling abroad and need travel health advice or vaccinations, you will need to visit the practice 8 to 10 weeks before you travel, don’t leave it to late as we might not be able to provide you with the vaccinations you need. Read more.
The practice will be closed for staff training on...
- 1st March 2017 from 12.30pm
Our Patient Participation Group Needs Your Help!
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Free NHS Health Checks
Free NHS health checks are being offered to people aged between 40 and 74 once every five years. This check is to assess your risk of developing heart disease, stroke, kidney disease or diabetes. Please telephone the surgery to make an appointment.
Friends and Family Test Results
A part of new NHS scheme to ensure that we are listening patients and meeting their needs the NHS has introduced the new friends and family test. The practice is always keen to gain positive feedback and constructive criticisms. So next time you are in the surgery please complete the Friends and Family test (or complete it online here). Question forms can be found in the waiting room, below the Patient Participation notice board. Click here to see the Jan - May 2015 results