DO NOT GO TO THE GP SURGERY/HOSPITAL OR COMMUNITY PHARMACY, STAY INDOORS AND AVOID CLOSE CONTACT WITH OTHER PEOPLE.
Stay at home to stop coronavirus spreading
Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
You should only leave the house for 1 of 4 reasons:
- shopping for basic necessities, for example food and medicine, which must be as infrequent as possible
- one form of exercise a day, for example a run, walk, or cycle – alone or with members of your household
- any medical need, or to provide care or to help a vulnerable person
- travelling to and from work, but only where this absolutely cannot be done from home
Important - These 4 reasons are exceptions – even when doing these activities, you should be minimising time spent outside of the home and ensuring you are 2 metres apart from anyone outside of your household.
There is separate advice about:
Symptoms and what to do
Do not leave your home if you have either:
- 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)
To protect others, do not go to places like a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Stay at home.
Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do.
Only call 111 if you cannot get help online.
Read general information such as:
There are extended hours appointment for routine care only the appointments will be at different site locations.
Please click on the link below to book an appointment.
Appointment System Update
On 11th March 2013 the practice radically changed the appointment system following a Doctor First philosophy. This was not an easy decision and the practice undertook weeks of analysis before changing the appointment system
For full details please click here
NEW November 2015 – Practices in the South Tees Area have created the South Tees Access and Response (STAR) scheme.
This is an extension of General Practice services and is available Mon-Fri 6:30pm – 9:30pm and Sat & Sun 8:00am – 8:00pm
Simply call 111 and ask to be referred to the scheme.
Click here for more information.
Patient Online - access a summary of your medical record
You can now access a summary of your medical record, order repeat prescriptions and book call back appointments via our online services. To apply for access and a password please contact our reception team who will explain the process. Identity Verification documents wil be required before access is given.
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