Noticeboard

NHS Sheffield CCG have written an open letter to all residents to let you know about the challenges facing GPs in Sheffield and what you can do to help us, help you. Please take a few minutes to read it in full here:  https://www.sheffieldccg.nhs.uk/news/OpenlettertoallSheffieldResidents.htm

If you need to contact the practice, please note that we have a new telephone message.  Please listen carefully to the options available to ensure that you select the correct option as these have changed. 

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Flu vaccines available - 

If you are eligible please BOOK an appointment online or call reception weekdays between 4-6pm (excl Thursdays) to book.

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Reminder - Facemasks

Please could we ask patients to wear a facemask, socially distance and use hand sanitiser whilst in the surgery.  Staff will continue to wear PPE. This is for the safety of everyone.  Thank you for your co-operation.

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COVID Clinics

There are local clinics available for COVID vaccination.  If you haven't had your vaccination and would like one, please click on the link to grab a jab  for further details. 

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From 26 July 2021  there will be routine (non-urgent) pre-bookable telephone appointments available to book online or via reception each afternoon.  

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From 19th July, nothing will change at the surgery.  Patients will still need to wear a mask, socially distance and use hand sanitiser whilst in the surgery.  Staff will continue to wear PPE.   Thank you for your co-operation.

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Please if possible order your prescriptions online or call the surgery between 10.30am and 1pm only.

If you needing a non urgent call back from a clinician then please only call between 8.30am and 10.30am Monday - Friday or 1pm - 3pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday.

Coronavirus notice:

Please see our Special Privacy Notice and COVID-19 Privacy Notice with regards to your data processing during these unprecedented times.  

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Watch out in both surgeries for our campaign to get patients registered for online services.

Disease Prevention

healthy_apple.jpgPreventing illness is better than treating it!

Discuss any of the following services with the nurse or doctor, who will explain what the practice is able to offer.

  • Child immunisations
  • Cervical screening
  • Travel health and vaccinations
  • Healthy lifestyles advice

Infection Control

We are keen to ensure our infection control precautions underpin routine safe practice. These precautions are in place in order to protect both staff and patients from infection. They are carried out with all patients, regardless of perceived or known infection risk factors, these include:
  • Hand washing and drying
  • Protective clothing, e.g. gloves, aprons, goggles.
  • Use of alcohol sprays/gels
  • Single use equipment and instruments
  • Protection of open wounds
  • Safe disposal of clinical waste and "sharps" (needles, scalpel blades)
  • Prevention of sharp injury (e.g. needlestick)
  • Regular environmental cleaning
If you would like to know further details please feel free to ask the clinician involved in your care.
 
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