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Gullane Flu Clinics - UPDATE


We will be running flu clinics here at the Practice for patients over the age of 65 *Patients aged 6 months to 18 years with a chronic disease should also book into these designated clinics.


OUR SATURDAY FLU CLINICS ARE NOW FULLY BOOKED



THURSDAY CLINICS ARE NOW AVAILABLE


These will be pre bookable clinics, please phone a member of the reception team on 01620 842171 to book one of these appointments. You will be assigned to a specific Health Care Professional at a specific time, it is important that you arrive at the time given. When you attend we ask that you observe social distancing and wear a face covering. Please do not attend if you do not have an appointment.



CHILDREN AGED 2-5 YEARS OLD WILL RECEIVE A FURTHER LETTER FROM COMMUNITY CHILD HEALTH WITH AN APPOINTMENT DATE, TIME AND VENUE. THESE WILL NOT BE BOOKED OR ORGANISED THROUGH THE PRACTICE.


 PATIENTS AGED BETWEEN 18-64 YEARS OLD WITH A CHRONIC DISEASE WHO HAVE RECEIVED A LETTER FROM THE HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE PARTNERSHIP WITH REGARDS TO  FLU VACCINE. FOR THIS COHORT OF PATIENTS WE ARE AWAITING FURTHER CLINICS TO BE ORGANISED BY THE HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE PARTNERSHIP (HSCP) - KEEP AN EYE ON OUR WEBSITE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AND ADDITIONAL CLINIC DATES AND TIMES



  We thank you all for your patience and co-operation while we work through this very busy season.

Patients who are visiting and staying in the Practice area may be seen at the Practice as Temporary Residents.  Anyone requiring to be seen by a doctor should attend the Practice and complete the necessary forms to allow the reception staff to temporarily register you on the Practice computer system.

Once your details have been recorded you will be able to see a doctor for a consultation.  This will generaly mean that you will have to wait until the next available surgery session before being seen.

Visitors from Overseas will be asked to provide proof of identity in the form of a passport. If you are exempt from NHS charges you will be required to provide the appropriate evidence eg. An EHIC Card, Visa documentation, employer letter etc.
If you are not sure whether you are eligible for treatment on the NHS please contact the Surgery and the staff will advise you.

Anyone not eligible for treatment on the NHS can be seen as a private patient and pay for a consultation and prescription charges.

 
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