COVID-19 Updates

For more information on how you can keep yourself safe during coronavirus please visit: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Please ensure you are still wearing a face covering when entering the surgery.

Please book your covid booster appointment as soon as you are invited by the NHS via the NHS website at https://www.nhs.uk/…/coro…/book-coronavirus-vaccination/

If you have an issue regarding NHS app, please use this link to get support for NHS app (https://www.nhs.uk/nhs-services/online-services/nhs-app/)

Or this link to contact NHS App team (https://www.nhs.uk/contact-us/nhs-app-contact-us)

Yellow Card Scheme

The Yellow Card scheme run by the MHRA and is the UK system for collecting and monitoring information on safety concerns such as suspected side effects or adverse incidents involving medicines and medical devices. Please use the following link for more information.

https://yellowcard.mhra.gov.uk/

Vaccine Passport

COVID-19 vaccination status is available for people living in England, for international travel, via the NHS App or by calling 119 to request a letter copy.

In addition, it is now possible to request a copy of the letter via the NHS website. People should note that it may take up to five working days to arrive by post. People should wait five working days AFTER they have had their second dose for the system to be updated.

More information is available on the NHS Digital primary care page.  

Vaccines Queries

  • The practice is unable to amend any vaccination information. If you feel there is an issue with your vaccination information, please call 119 and ask to be put through to the resolution team.

Book or manage your vaccinations

Check if your child has symptoms

Testing and tracing

Self isolation and treatment advice

How to get an isolation note

Advice for the higher risk group

National restrictions

Please see below an information leaflet regarding the Astrazeneca vaccine and blood clotting.

Germ Defence

 Germ Defence was created by a team of doctors and scientists, and aims to give you advice that has been proven to reduce the spread of viruses in the home. It can help you plan how to protect yourself and members of your family from infection by COVID-19 and ‘flu.  

💙 GPs are working hard to provide care
safely.
⚠️ Please follow your practice’s safety
advice if visiting for an appointment.
😷 Do not go to your GP if you have
symptoms of coronavirus or are self-isolating.
☎️Contact your GP practice online, by an
app or by phone.
💻 If appropriate, you will receive
advice or care via video or over the
phone.

#HelpUsHelpYou

Newsletter and patient update June 2020