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Covid Vaccines are being delivered to Primary Care Networks across the country. The Hambleton Primary Care Network has received a delivery of the vaccine which is to be shared out amongst 8 practices.

The vaccination programme will be delivered from the Forum in Northallerton, NOT from the surgeries. Only patients aged 80 and over are currently eligible and we will be contacing these patients as and when we are able to, depending when further deliveries of the vaccine arrive.

Please do not contact the surgery, we will contact you.

Thank you for your patience

50 - 64 year flu vaccine

As you may of heard the government have announced that patients aged between 50-64 years old will be eligible for a free flu vaccination from their GP Practice as part of the flu vaccination programme.

This is a great opportunity for us to protect even more of our patients at a time where there are additional health risks associated with Covid-19 (coronarvirus).

We urge that if you fall under this eligible category to contact us for an appointment.

We urge anyone who's in a clinical risk group to take up the vaccination offer when they receive it. It will give them a much needed layer of protection and there is absolutely no evidence that getting a flu vaccine increases the risk of getting Covid-19.

We are pleased to inform our patients that we are "open for business of General Practice" again and our flu clinics have restarted. If you have not arranged an appointment please ring the surgery.

Thank you for your continued support and understanding

Facemasks are to be worn when entering the surgery - we do not provide these for  patients as these are reserved for medical staff

HAVE YOUR SAY - Get involved in our patient group. We would like to know how we can improve our service. If you are interested you can sign up online.

Complete our friend and family test online

You can order repeat prescriptions online please ask our receptionist's for further details

Better Access to GP Services - Are you aware that you can now book appointments on a Saturday . These are pre bookable only and not for emergency walk in's. Please ask at reception

As an alternative to ringing 111, you can now visit www.111.nhs.uk to determine which service or treatment is most suitable for you. Due to the latest advice regarding Coronavirus we won't bring any patient into the surgery for a face to face appointment until they had a telephone consultation. All appointments will be triaged by a GP. If you have any symptoms you should self isolate https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronarvirus-covid19

When We Are Closed

For urgent calls only when our practice is closed please ring 07398149401 this service is available every weekday between 18:00 to 18:30  After 18:30 ring NHS 111 including Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holidays 

Accident and Emergency 999

Whatever the day or time if you our someone else experiences severe chest pain, loss of blood or suspected broken bones, go to your nearest accident and emergency department or call 999.

Local Pharmacist

Your local pharmacist will be able to give you free health advice and you don't need an appointment. Many pharmacies operate extended hours on a rota basis. For details call NHS 111.

Minor Injury Service

Cut ? Sprain? Minor burn? If you have a minor injury, your GP or local Minor Injuries Unit at Redcar

Primary Care Hospital can offer fast, convenient and expert care for minor illnessess and ailments including cuts, grazes, wounds, sprains and minor burns.

Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.

  

 
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