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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE - 12 March 2020

**PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY IF YOU HAVE TRAVELLED TO ANY RISK AREAS RECENTLY OR HAVE A COUGH OR FEVER**

**PLEASE NOTE: The emergency clinic at 11 AM has now been suspended for the time being. Also the online booking system has now been suspended. If you wish to make an appointment please telephone the surgery**

Advice can be sought from https://www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/infections-and-poisoning/coronavirus-covid-19  or you can Phone the surgery.

We would like to remind all our patients that Antibiotics are not effective for viral illnesses or will not prevent viruses developing.

We are continuing to follow the advice provide by Health Protection Scotland regarding the latest developments with Coronavirus.

**For advice and information about the Coronavirus please click the link below**

https://www.nhsggc.org.uk/your-health/public-health/public-health-protection-unit-phpu/news-items-january-2020/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-wn-cov-jan-2020/

**NHS Inform - for advice and information on common illness and complaints please go the the website nhs inform https://www.nhsinform.scot/ **


We offer a new Patient Access Service which allows patients to book appointments online and order repeat prescriptions.  To Register to use the system, please collect your unique Pin Number and Information Leaflet at reception.  More information is available at Online Services tab below.


We are increasingly contacting patients via text. Please make sure we have your mobile number.


Nurses

Sister Fiona Bennet (f)
MA, RGN, RM, CIDC, FP Cert.
Sister Joanna Waterfield (f)

RGN, RM, BSc, ADMN, FP Cert.

The Practice Nurses are involved in many activities in the surgery, including chronic disease management, health promotion, women's health, smear taking, wound care and management.  They are also responsible for organising travel vaccinations.

Sister Bennet has a special interest in the management of diabetes and is a nurse prescriber. Sister Waterfield has a special interest in the management of asthma and COPD.

Appointments can be made directly, or if appropriate, after consultation with your doctor. Nurses appointments cannot be booked online. They work from the treatment room in the surgery. 

Healthcare Assistants

Mrs Rhonda Miller (f)

Please note that with changing roles, most of your routinue blood samples, blood pressure readings and height and weight recordings will now be taken by our highly trained Health Care Support Worker (HCSW)Rhonda Miller. It is usually more appropriate, if you require blood samples taken, to make an appointment with our HCA instead of the practice nurses. Rhonda is also trained in the removal of stitches, wound care and is able to give influenza vaccinations.

 
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