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    Demonstrating your COVID-19 vaccination status when travelling abroad


    Do not contact your GP surgery about your COVID-19 vaccination status.  GPs cannot provide letters showing your COVID-19 vaccination status.


    Click below for how to demonstrate your coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination status to show that you’ve had the full course of the COVID-19 vaccine and access this status when travelling abroad.

    Covid-19 Vaccine

    You will have heard much talk in the media about covid vaccinations.  While we have at this stage very little information to share, local GP practices have agreed to be a part of delivering this vital service.

    Once we receive information about vaccine delivery, these vaccines will be delivered strictly according to government guidance.  They will be delivered to the most at risk patients first and then through the different eligible cohorts as vaccines are available.  We will contact patients by text or letter to invite them for a vaccination as they become eligible and vaccines are available.

    At this stage please do not contact us regarding the covid vaccination programme, we have no further information than that provided above and are extremely busy with all the usual winter illnesses and extended Flu vaccination programme.

    Covid-19 Vaccinations

    The NHS will get in touch when it's your turn to be vaccinated.

    SHORTCUTS

    Fast access to key features

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    Out of Hours

    Ring 111 when the surgery is closed  or when health advice is needed 24/7

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    EMERGENCIES

    How to recognise a medical  emergency and what to do to save lives 

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    COVID-19

    Latest offical covid-19 coronavius information & advice from official sources

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    SYSTMONLINE

    Register, order repeat prescriptions,  book appointments and more.

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    ON LINE 

    Information & links for Online consultations, Systm Online  & more 

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    ALERTS

    Urgent  practice announcements &  alert messages.

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    Suspected Covid-19

    This leaflet is for patients with suspected coronavirus who have not been admitted to hospital and will be isolating at home.

    Accessing your GP Surgery


    The way people access their GP practice has changed to ensure patients  get the best possible care safely and quickly. We only want people to attend the practice when they need to, in order to keep patients and staff safe from coronavirus.

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    FRESH AIR

    As the country takes cautious steps out of lockdown, in order to help prevent a large resurgence in cases, please follow the latest government guidelines

    Medicines, Vaccines & Medical Devices

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    It is important that patients report adverse reactions and events in relation the medicines, vaccines or medical devices to the Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency. This will be key in the case of the deployment of covid-19 vaccinations. However, any reaction to any medicine that has been used for patients with covid-19 should be reported. There is also a seperate reporting tool for non-covid adverse reactions.