COVID 19 UPDATES

ALL CONSULTATIONS WILL BE INITALLY DEALT WITH BY TELEPOHNE BY EITHER A GP OR A NURSE.

IF AFTER SPEAKING TO A CLINICIAN, A FACE TO FACE APPOINTMENT IS REQUIRED, ONE WILL BE GIVEN.

PLEASE WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW

https://vimeo.com/444812039

WHEN YOU ARE ATTENDING THE PRACTICE FOR ANY REASON IT IS IMPORTANT THAT YOU WEAR A FACE COVERING IF YOU ARE ABLE TO DO SO. THIS WILL NOT ONLY KEEP YOU SAFE FROM OTHERS BUT KEEP OTHERS SAFE FROM YOU. ____________________________________________________________________________________

CLINICS HAVE SLOWLY RETURNED TO THE PRACTICE WE HAVE NOW PUT A ONE WAY SYSTEM IN PLACE SO THAT THERE IS MINIMUM CONTACT WITH OTHER PATIENTS IN THE SURGERY

CERVICAL SCREENING PROGRAMME HAS BEEN REINSTATED IF YOU ARE DUE A SMEAR OR HAVE MISSED  ONE DUE TO THE PANDEMIC PLEASE CONTACT RECEPTION TO ARRANGE ONE

TREATMENT ROOM

We now have a reduced phlebotomy service.  There will be a phlebotomist in the practice  on a MONDAY ONLY with limited appointments.

This will be increased when it is safe to do so and when we have the resources available. 


FOLLOWING THE GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES ABOUT WEARING FACE COVERINGS IN PUBLIC TRANSPORT AND PLACES WHERE SOCIAL DISTANCING IS NOT POSSIBLE. THE FOLLOWING  WEBSITES WILL PROVIDE YOU WITH INFORMATION YOU WILL NEED TO PLAN YOUR JOURNEY AND TRAVEL SAFELY.

THERE ARE EXEMPTION CARDS AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD AND PRINT OUT

https://accessibletravel.scot/face-mask-exemption-not-everyone-can-wear-one/

http://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-safer-travel-guidance-for-passengers

You could also look at The British Lung Foundation website where there is lots of information and you can download an exemption to print out

https://www.blf.org.uk/support-for-you/coronavirus/what-should-people-with-a-lung-condition-do-now/face-coverings



 
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