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Practice CLOSED for staff training afternoon.

                                     Tuesday 28th June 2022

                                                12:00-6:30

When the Practice is closed, please call our usual line and you will be diverted to our Out of Hours Provider or you can just call 111.

MASKS MUST STILL BE WORN IN PRACTICE 

WE ARE NO LONGER TAKING PRESCRIPTION REQUESTS OVER THE PHONE  YOU CAN LEAVE THE REQUEST IN THE SCRIPT BOX IN THE LOBBY.

Please remember to allow 48 hours for your prescription requests.

COVID VACCINATIONS- 

If you had your 2nd dose more than 6 months ago you can book an appointment online COVID Vaccination booking link or by calling 119

Eligible patients who need assistance (transport) to go to a vaccination centre should call the local support line on 0115 8834640.  

Patients who are housebound should have now been contacted to arrange a home visit for a vaccination.

Thank you for your patience

Lots of useful information from NHS Nottingham & Nottinghamshire regarding the local vaccination programme is available here

Demonstrating your COVID-19 vaccination status when travelling abroad (read the guidance here)

Find your NHS number using this link

Support phone line

We have a dedicated support line available for people to contact which offers free IT help. 

Whether you’re struggling to get online, need some help with using particular applications, want to get started on the NHS App or access some free training. We’re here to support you in getting connected.

Contact us via 0115 883 8873 or

Email us at Get Nottinghamshire Connected

Please do not attend to the surgery unless you have a pre-booked appointment. 

CORONAVIRUS- IF YOU ARE WORRIED IN ANYWAY ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS PLEASE VISIT THE NHS111 CORONAVIRUS SERVICE ONLINE.

Outside normal surgery hours (evenings, weekends and bank holidays) emergency cover for the practice is provided by NEMS Community Benefit Services Ltd Out of Hours service. The Out of Hours service provides medical care for patients that do not need Emergency Department Care. It is a service that is led by a range of clinical staff such as GPs, Nurses, Advanced Nurse Practitioners and Emergency Care Practitioners.

 This service is for problems which cannot wait until the next available surgery. You will be required to provide full information about your problem and will be expected if required to attend NEMS (based on Station Street, Nottingham) if necessary. Advice may also be given if attending for a face to face appointment is not deemed to be required.

 During out of hours you should contact the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it is not a life threatening situation.

WE NOW OPEN FROM 7AM EVERY

MONDAY and FRIDAY MORNING

Opening Times -PLEASE NOTE: we will no longer be closed for lunch and will remain open 1pm-2pm every day..

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We have updated our privacy policy in line with new legislation  GDPR 25th May 2018

Click here to view: PRIVACY NOTICE -

 

Note: You may want to access your medical records online !!!! (subject to GP approval). All coded entries in a patients record will be visible for patients to view, including consultations, BP readings, referrals, etc.

Please ask at reception for further information.

 


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Welcome to Sherwood Rise Medical Centre

The practice is open for patients with pre-booked appointments. 

Please do not come to the surgery if you do not have an appointment. 

If you have an appointment please do not attend if you have a symptoms of COVID-19.

If you have a prescription to collect please call us and we will arrange to send it to a local pharmacy.  

Stay at home if you have COVID-19 symptoms

If you live alone you must stay at home for 7 days if you have either:

  • a high temperature
  • a new, continuous cough
  • a loss or change to your sense of smell or taste

If you live with anyone else you must all stay at home for 14 days.

Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.

You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you are staying at home.

Use the NHS 111 online coronavirus service if:

  • you feel you cannot cope with your symptoms at home
  • your condition gets worse
  • your symptoms do not get better after 7 days

Contact 111 Online

SHERWOOD RISE MEDICAL CENTRE

Shortage of Blood Bottles                     

A supplier to the NHS has advised us of a global shortage of some equipment used for taking blood tests. 

 Anyone who needs a test for urgent health problems will still get one, but where your clinician recommends that it’s safe to do so, then you may be asked to come back for a test at a later date, or your appointment may be rescheduled. 

 Given the nature of the shortage, we cannot give an exact date for when the test will be rescheduled, but please be assured that if your condition or symptoms require it, then you will get a test, and we will be re-booking your test when supplies become more easily available.

 If your condition or symptoms change or get worse, please contact the NHS as you would normally.

Author:

NHSE/I

 

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