Non-urgent advice: FACEMASK EXEMPTION
Facemask Exemption Information for Travel
Please do not contact your GP Practice to ask for face covering exemption letters as this is not something that your GP can provide.
As per Scottish Government guidelines exemption certifications are not required, however, should you need this for travel purposes for any Airline you can request a free face covering exemption card by phoning 0800 121 6240 or through the NHS Scotland exemption card website http://exempt.scot/.
Non-urgent advice: COVID VACCINE PASSPORT/CERTIFICATE
Please see below the link to the Scottish Government website for information on how patients can now access their vaccination status without the need to contact their GP Practice.
Patients will be able access their Covid-19 Vaccination status online, by logging on to www.nhsinform.scot/covid19status. For those patients unable to access the information online they can call the freephone Covid Status helpline to request their vaccination status which will be sent to them in the post. The Freephone number is 0808 196 8565.
Non-urgent advice: NO LETTER FOR COVID-19 VACCINATION?
If you have not received your letter for a Covid-19 vaccination yet and believe you should have or you have lost your letter please visit the link below and follow the instructions
Non-urgent advice: IMPORTANT INFORMATION
This GP Practice is currently restricting access for the safety of all patients and staff.
The practice REMAINS OPEN for all essential primary care problems but on the advice of Health Protection Scotland we have had to restrict all attendance at the practice so please DO NOT attend in person unless instructed to do so.
All patients will still have access to the care they require.
We are currently offering telephone consultations with the clinicians, please call the surgery from 8.30am daily to book in for a call back.
If a clinician deems it necessary for you to attend the surgery, please attend on time and we would ask that you wear an appropriate face covering.
We appreciate your patience and understanding at this time.
Non-urgent advice: Covid Vaccine Updates
For the most up to date information regarding the Covid-19 vaccine please visit:
Covid Vaccine leaflet:
The contact number for the helpline is: 0800 030 8013
Non-urgent advice: COVID-19 Notice
PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY UNLESS YOU HAVE BEEN GIVEN AN APPOINTMENT
IF YOU HAVE ANY COVID RELATED SYMPTOMS:
– HIGH TEMPERATURE OR FEVER
– A NEW CONTINUOUS COUGH
– A LOSS OF OR CHANGE IN SENSE OF TASTE OR SMELL
– THEN PLEASE PHONE NHS24 IN THE FIRST INSTANCE ON TEL: 111
Out of Hours and Emergencies
Should you require a doctor in an emergency when the surgery is closed, dial the surgery number and you will be given the telephone number for NHS 24. The service is for urgent or emergency problems that cannot wait until the surgery opens the following day.
You will be triaged by a nurse, who will assess the urgency of your call. If you need to see a doctor, you will be asked if it is possible for you to attend one of the treatment centres and an appointment will be arranged. If you are unable to attend a treatment centre a Doctor will visit you at home.
The NHS 24 telephone number is 111
The NHS 24 website is www.nhs24.com
COVID-19 Practice Update
1) PLEASE WEAR A FACE COVERING WHEN ATTENDING THE PRACTICE
2) WE ARE CURRENTLY RUNNING A TRIAGE APPOINTMENT SYSTEM.
PLEASE PHONE THE PRACTICE TO LEAVE YOUR NAME AND SHORT DESCRIPTION OF YOUR PROBLEM AND THE ADMIN TEAM WILL EITHER SIGNPOST YOU TO THE NEAREST SUITABLE SERVICE OR ADD YOUR NAME TO BE TRIAGED BY THE ANP OR ONE OF THE GP’S.
ANY HOUSECALLS REQUESTS WILL ALSO BE TRIAGED APPROPRIATELY
ANYONE REQUIRING A SELF ISOLATION NOTE PLEASE SEE LINK BELOW
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