Half Day Closure

The surgery will be closed from 12.30pm on Tuesday the 20th of September 2016 due to clinical staff training purposes and will not reopen until 9am on Wednesday the 21st of September 2016.

Please contact NHS 111 for urgent medical advice.

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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Citizens Advice Bureau

The Citizens Advice Bureau provides free, confidential and impartial advice regarding money, legal, consumer and other problems. Please take a look at the Citizens Advice Poster for further information. Appointments can be made through a staff member at the surgery and the Citizens Advice appointments take place in the surgery most Friday afternoons.

 

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August Bank Holiday

The surgery will be closed on Monday the 29th of August 2016 due to the bank holiday.

If you need urgent medical advice please contact 01207 561736 or NHS 111.

If you have a serious medical emergency please contact the emergency services by dialling 999.

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused due to the surgery’s closure that day.

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Bowel Cancer Screening

Bowel cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK. If it’s detected at an early stage, before symptoms appear, it’s easier to treat and there’s a better chance of surviving it. For further information please visit  

http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/bowel-cancer-screening/Pages/Introduction.aspx

 

This below link gives information about how a colonoscopy is carried out, and explains the benefits and risks of having the investigation.

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/430032/colonoscopy-investigation.pdf

 

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Hearing Aid Batteries

We do not provide hearing aid batteries here at the practice however Chopwell Library provides them free of charge.

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Surgery Early Closure

On Thursday the 14th of July 2016 the surgery will close half an hour earlier than usual at 12.30pm for training purposes. The practice will not reopen until 9am on Friday the 15th of July 2016.

If you need urgent medical advice please contact 01207 561736. Please ring 999 for in the case of a medical emergency.  

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused by our early closure that day.

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Patient Participation Group Meeting

The next Patient Participation Group Meeting (PPG) will be held on Thursday the 30th of June 2016 at 11.30am. If you are not currently a member and would like to join the group please call in at reception.

What is the PPG?

PRACTICE PATIENT PARTICIPATION GROUP

Do you want to improve health and health services in your local community?

Do you want to have the opportunity to have a voice and get involved in the way your health service is run?

Do you want to help shape and improve services and even get involved in shaping and delivering new and exciting services?

If you answered YES to any of the above questions then you may be the right person to join our Practice Patient Participation Group.

Let us hear about your experiences, views and ideas for making services better.

The Practice is looking for people from all ages and backgrounds who are enthusiastic about influencing and improving the way that local healthcare is delivered.

If you are interested, please ask for the Practice Patient Participation Group Application Form at Reception.

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Surgery Closed Half Day

The surgery will be closed from 12.30pm today until 9am on Wednesday the 8th of June 2016 for training purposes.

If you need urgent medical advice please contact NHS 111 between 12.30pm and from 8am to 9am please contact 03301239532.

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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Half Day Closure

The surgery will be closed from 12.30pm Wednesday the 11th of May 2016 due to staff training purposes and will not reopen until 9am on Thursday the 12th of May 2016.

Please contact NHS 111 for urgent medical advice.

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

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May Day Bank Holiday

The surgery will be closed on Monday the 2nd of May 2016 due to the May Day Bank Holiday. Please ring 01207 561736 between 6pm on Friday the 29th of April 2016 and 9am on Tuesday the 3rd of May if you need urgent medical advice.

If you have a serious medical emergency please dial 999.

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused due to the surgery’s closure that day.

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