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UPDATE 19.07.22

 

COVID-19 GUIDANCE IN LOCAL HEALTHCARE SETTINGS TO BE MAINTAINED OR REINTRODUCED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

In the interests of patient safety and the protection of health and care staff, volunteers and visitors, the wearing of PPE and face masks and any other protective measures employed by hospitals, GP and other primary care practices, will apply across all our premises.  All staff, patients and visitors should follow rules and measures introduced for their safety and protection and the protection of others. This is due to the continuing rise in COVID-19 cases in the community and in our hospitals.

Therefore, all colleagues, volunteers, patients and visitors to hospitals, GP practices, dental practices, optometrists and pharmacies will be required to do the following: 

 

  • HANDS: Wash hands regularly with soap and water or hand gel if hand washing facilities are not available 
  • FACE: Wear surgical face masks (not coverings) in all public areas in our buildings  
  • SPACE:  Give people space (1m away from people is preferable) wherever possible and ensure workplaces are COVID Secure 
  • FRESH AIR: Ensure areas are well ventilated wherever possible by opening windows, etc 


These requirements will remain in place until further notice. 

Please watch out for further updates but in the meantime, please remember that the safety of all colleagues, volunteers, patients and visitors is an absolute priority for us.          

We appreciate your ongoing support. 

 

 

 

 

 

When We Are Closed

out_of_hoursIf you require a doctor when the practice is closed please ring 111.

Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the practice re-opens.

 

111 Service

111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you.

NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.

 

 

Call 999 in an emergency.

 
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