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IMPORTANT NOTICE - CORONAVIRUS

This practice is supporting vital coronavirus (COVID-19) planning and research by sharing your data with NHS Digital. For more information about this see the General Practice Transparency Notice for GPES Data for Pandemic Planning and Research (COVID-19).

We have an Flu Clinic on Saturday 6th November between 8am and 2pm (This is NOT a drop-in service). Please call us on 0151 944 1066 to book your appointment. You will be required to wear a face mask/covering when you attend unless you’re exempt.

Your GP practice is open and if you need to see your GP, please ring us first on 0151 944 1066 or contact us using eConsult via the pop-up below or clicking here. The GP will then assess if a face-to-face appointment is required. Please note, there are no pre-bookable appointments. Click here to see our opening hours.  

You can also call NHS 111 or seek advice at nhs.uk You can also download the NHS app to order repeat prescriptions and get health advice. Please do not come to the surgery unless you have an appointment. 
Appointments are being delivered face-to-face (only after prior telephone triage by a doctor), online and over the telephone.  Measures are in place to keep you safe from infection during your visit to the surgery.

For more information on accessing your GP please visit https://www.southseftonccg.nhs.uk/your-health-and-services/accessing-your-gp-practice/

While COVID restrictions will end in many settings in England from 19 July, everyone visiting hospitals, GP practices, dentists, optometrists and pharmacies must continue to wear a face covering and follow social distancing rules, unless they are unable to do so for medical reasons. This will help to ensure the safety of our patients, visitors and staff, especially those
who are more vulnerable to infection.

For more information, please click the link to see a letter from Sefton LMC 

 

If you have symptoms associated with coronavirus including a new continuous cough, a high temperature or loss or change to your sense of smell or taste, you are advised to stay at home for at least 10 days. PLEASE DO NOT COME TO SURGERY. Do not book a GP appointment or attend your GP Practice. Do not use public transport or taxis. Do not go to work, school or public places. Do not just present yourself to any GP surgery or hospital without seeking advice first.

Use the NHS COVID-19 app or visit https://www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test to book a COVID-19 test.
If your symptoms are serious, or get worse, NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can tell you if you need further medical help and advise you what to do. Only call 111 direct if you cannot go online, or are advised to do so by the online service. 

If you are finding it hard to cope and need to talk to someone during the Coronavirus crisis call The British Red Cross on their Coronavirus support line on 0808 196 3651 (calls are free and confidential between 10am and 6pm everyday.) For more information visit https://www.redcross.org.uk/

For information about the COVID-19 Vaccine click here.

The GPs are unable to provide exemption letters with regards to face masks. For more information please click here.

 

The surgery website is an effective way of giving our patients access to help and the latest information 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It contains complete information about all the services we offer. It also details how the practice is organised and introduces our doctors, other medical and administrative staff and describes their various responsibilities.

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