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Click on "Practice Staff" link above then "HealthCare Team" Tab to see how Marcia our practice based Social Worker can help you during this Coronavirus pandemic.


Stay at home if you have coronavirus symptoms


Stay at home for 7 days if you have either:



  • a high temperature

  • a new, continuous cough


Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.


You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you're staying at home. However, PLEASE NOTE they can provide sick lines if necessary following the 7 day self certification period.


Read our advice about staying at home. (Ctrl + click to follow this link)


Urgent advice: Use the NHS 111 online coronavirus service if:



  • you feel you cannot cope with your symptoms at home

  • your condition gets worse

  • your symptoms do not get better after 7 days


Use the 111 coronavirus service (Ctrl + click on this link to follow this online service)


Only call 111 if you cannot get help online


FLU IS CIRCULATING IN NORTHERN IRELAND. If you are aged 65 and over or fall in to one of the priority groups PLEASE ensure you are vaccinated.


We are a ZERO Tolerance Practice. This means we will NOT tolerate any threatening or aggressive behaviour or language towards any of our staff or patients. Unfortunately you will be removed from our practice list without further discussion and will have to find another practice.


DNA'S -(Did Not Attends) Please remember to cancel your appointment if it no longer suits so that we can give it to someone else. Unfortunately failure to attend repeatedly will result in removal from our list.


 


Latest News

OUR CARPARK IS CURRENTLY CLOSED DUE TO ONGOING BUILDING WORKS.

THERE IS A MULTISTOREY CARPARK OPPOSITE US AT FOYLESIDE SHOPPING CENTRE.PLEASE ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO ATTEND FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT.

WE NOW CLOSE DAILY OVER LUNCHTIME 12.30-1.30pm

Care Navigation is being rolled out to GP Practices in the Derry Area

Our Multi-disciplinary Team is expanding in the practice and with this the role of Practice Administration staff is growing and changing. We now have a Pharmacist,Mental Health Worker and Social Worker on site to deal with your needs.Care Navigation will increasingly form part of the Practice receptionists’ role to ensure that all members of the GP Practice team are fully utilised and GP time is freed up for direct patient care. Care Navigation uses Signposting by our reception staff to help patients receive the right care from the right Professional at the right time.

FLU VACCINATION PROGRAMME CONTINUES FOR 2019/2020

It is still not too late to get your Flu Vaccination. Please contact the surgery if you fall in to any of the eligible groups and arrange your appointment.

Self Care Week 18-24 November 2019

Our practice supports SELF CARE WEEK which takes place in November every year. To find out more about how you can support Self Care week too, please visit the "Patient Portal" under the heading "Resources" on the Self Care website at www.selfcareforum.org

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