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Covid-19 vaccines

Unless you are aged 80 and over and have not been contacted about having your first vaccine, please DO NOT contact your GP for a COVID-19 vaccine.

The NHS is prioritising vaccinating people who experts have agreed will benefit the most. We will let you know when it is your turn. Please see here for advice.

If you are aged 80 and over, and have not been contacted about a first vaccination please let us know. If you are aged 80 and over and housebound we have had to wait until we had the right vaccine, the right procedures and processes, so we have only recently started visiting homes - however there is no harm in ringing us to check we have you on our list. 

There is comprehensive information, guidance, and answers to questions at COVID-19 Vaccination programme | East London Health & Care Partnership (eastlondonhcp.nhs.uk)

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Please follow the government guidelines and do not come into the surgery, and make use of our online services or contact us by telephone.

If you are asked to come in, or have no access to any of the above means of contact then to help protect our patients and our staff we are asking that you attend alone or with no more than one other person to help you. On arrival you will be asked to speak to a member of staff through an internal window so that we can direct you most appropriately.

Getting the help you need

The NHS in London is very busy as coronavirus infection rates continue to be high, but we’ll help you get urgent care when you need it. 

Most consultations are over the phone and via video. This is for everyone's safety. We will assess your situation and invite you into the practice if needed.

We can arrange same-day appointments if you need urgent care but please don't visit without an appointment. Appointments will be held in the best way to keep you safe from Covid.  

You can also contact 111, day or night, for other urgent health advice - including if you have concerns about your Covid-19 symptoms.

Please remember that 999 and A&E are for emergencies. 

Please help reduce infections, protect the NHS and keep each other safe by following the latest rules 

How to access your GP practice

What is eConsult?

eConsult enables NHS based GP practices to offer online consultations to their patients. This allows patients to submit their symptoms or requests to their own GP electronically and offers around the clock NHS self-help information, signposting to services, and a symptom checker.

eConsult is the most widely used digital triage tool in NHS primary care, built by NHS GPs for NHS patients, designed to enhance patient access, improve practice efficiencies and signpost patients to the right place at the right time for their care. Live in 3125 NHS practices, eConsult gives millions of patients access to their own GP online.

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During the pandemic, we are working hard to make sure all adults and babies still receive their routine vaccinations. When you visit us, things may be a little different: social distancing and infection prevention control measures are in place. This is all to keep you and staff safe.

If your Child is due a vaccination, contact us today to book an appointment with the nurse.

www.nhs.uk/vaccinations

 

Registration

Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, we are limiting access to the Surgery. If you would like to register with us please click on the link below and complete your registration online.

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Your Good Health

Access to a wide range of healthcare services is a key element of a good local practice. We don’t just want to see you when you’re ill, we want to make sure you stay healthy too. Check out how we can cover both bases with our clinics and services.

Our professional team will ensure you receive the best attention at all times whether you’re attending a specialist clinic or a routine appointment. If you are new to the area registration is easy and comes with the comfort of discretion and confidentiality assured.

Student Health Service

For Queen Mary University of London students. Please follow this link for information regarding the Student Health Service.

Important information about the coronavirus (COVID-19)

The latest information on Coronavirus infection can be found on 

nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

These are the main symptoms of coronavirus

A high temperature – this means you feel hot to touch on your chest or back (you do not need to measure your temperature)

A new, continuous cough – this means coughing a lot for more than an hour, or 3 or more coughing episodes in 24 hours (if you usually have a cough, it may be worse than usual) 

You can't cope with your symptoms at home or your condition gets worst contact NHS 111

 

Prescription request during the Coronavirus outbreak

 

Minimising non-urgent visits to the practice- Wherever possible we are asking patients to order their repeat medicine using the NHS App which can be downloaded here. Please also nominate a pharmacy to receive your prescription electronically instead of coming to the reception to collect. For patients who are unable to order online we have a request a box in the entrance to the surgery.

 

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(Site updated 28/01/2021)
For appointments and prescriptions please use the Online Services link above. Alternatively, just click here.
 
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