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

In keeping with government guidelines: If you are visiting the surgery for any reason you must now wear your own facial covering before entering the building. Many thanks for helping us to keep everyone safe.

To reduce your chances of catching COVID-19 and reduce pressure on your local GP practice during this busy time, appointments will be carried out over the phone or through online consultation, unless there is a clinical need for you to come into the practice. This will help minimise risk while continuing to ensure people get the care and advice they need.

WE ARE NOW TAKING PRESCRIPTION REQUESTS OVER THE PHONE OR YOU CAN LEAVE THE REQUEST IN THE SCRIPT BOX IN THE LOBBY.

Please remember to allow 48 hours for your prescription requests.

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 Platform One Practice (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 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 NoticeAdditional Privacy Notice (Covid 19)

 

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.

 


Changes to Pharmacy ORDERING prescriptions as from 1st Aug 2017-As from 1.8.17 unfortunately you will no longer be able to order your prescription via the Pharmacy and will need to order from us direct.

For more information please call in to the Practice for an advice leaflet.

Repeat Prescriptions

Requests for repeat prescriptions may be made by handing in the counterfoil in person at the reception desk, by posting it enclosing a stamped addressed envelope, or by faxing to 0115 9622989.

EPS (Electronic Prescribing Service) is now live at this surgery for more information please contact your local pharmacy.Controlled drugs and contraception pills will not be issued by EPS Alternatively you can sign up for patient online and request your prescriptions online click link below for more information or ask your receptionist who will be happy to help.https://patient.emisaccess.co.uk/account/login

New users are required to complete a simple registration prior to using the service, please ask your receptionist for an activation pin.Telephone requests for repeat prescriptions are not accepted.If the hospital changes your medication please inform your doctor immediately as these may not be automatically issued without the GP having received the relevant changes from the hospital. (ie letters or faxes from hospitals)

Please do not send children under 16 to collect the prescriptions.

Medication Reviews-Patients on repeat medication will be asked to see a doctor, nurse practitioner or practice nurse at least once a year to review these regular medications, this will include contraception pill checks a notification should appear on your repeat slip. Please ensure that you book an appropriate appointment to avoid unnecessary delays to further prescriptions.

Please allow two full working days for prescriptions to be processed and remember to take weekends and bank holidays into account.

Please note your prescription is your responsibility once issued,  please keep this safe.

 
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