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IF YOU STILL NEED A FLU VACCINE, PLEASE CALL THE SURGERY TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

WE NOW HAVE MORE SUPPLIES OF THE CHILDREN'S NASAL FLU, PLEASE CALL THE SURGERY TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT FOR YOUR CHILD

PLEASE SEE THE INFORMATION IN THE 'FLU VACCINATIONS' TAB BELOW ON THE RIGHT FOR MORE DETAILS .

Don't forget, when you receive your flu vaccine at the surgery, we will also check if you have any other vaccines and checks due.

Don't miss your opportunity to check your records

 

There is a nationwide shortage of Hepatitis A vaccine- we are trying to access supplies as best we can. Please bear with us and in the meantime if you are travelling please complete the form on this site in the 'Clinics & Services' tab under 'Travel Health' and we will contact you to discuss your individual needs.

 

Sharing your information

There is a new Central NHS Computer System called the Summary Care Record (SCR). It is an electronic record which contains information about the medicines you take, allergies you suffer from and any bad reactions to medicines you have had.

 

Why do I need a Summary Care Record?

Storing information in one place makes it easier for healthcare staff to treat you in an emergency, or when your GP practice is closed.

This information could make a difference to how a doctor decides to care for you, for example which medicines they choose to prescribe for you.

Who can see it?

Only healthcare staff involved in your care can see your Summary Care Record. 

 

How do I know if I have one?

Over half of the population of England now have a Summary Care Record. You can find out whether Summary Care Records have come to your area by looking at our interactive map or by asking your GP

Do I have to have one?

No, it is not compulsory. If you choose to opt out of the scheme, then you will need to complete a form and bring it along to the surgery. You can use the form at the foot of this page.

More Information

For further information visit the NHS Care records website or the HSCIC Website

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