2018 SEASONAL FLU ELIGIBILITY
If you are between 6 months and 65 years of age and suffer from any of the following:
- asplenia or splenic dysfunction
- chronic heart disease
- chronic kidney disease (CKD)
- chronic liver disease
- chronic renal disease
- chronic respiratory disease
- chronic neurological disease
- coeliac disease
- immune-suppression due to disease or treatment
- if you are an unpaid/young ‘CARER’
- if you are pregnant
- if you have a BMI ≥ 40
- children aged 2-5 – NOT YET AT SCHOOL (intra-nasal for this age group)
*** children must be aged 2 or above on 1st September 2018 ***
- Under 18’s with chronic disease (intra-nasal for this age group)
- If you are 65 years or over on 31st March 2019 (you will also be eligible to have a Pneumococcal Vaccination if you have NEVER had this before.)
We have SEPARATE pre-bookable
flu clinic appointments throughout OCTOBER.
Please contact the surgery on 537 4407 to make an appointment.
ALL SAMPLES must be handed to a member of the Reception Team.
They should have a BARCODE on the container with the DATE AND TIME of sample added. Any sample without a BARCODE requires a form to be completed for the doctor.
Pharmacy First allows patients to access free advice and/or treatment for uncomplicated Urinary Tract Infection in women or Impetigo. Your pharmacist will ask you about your symptoms in order to give you the right advice. Please contact the pharmacy of your choice to check if they offer this service. Please click Pharmacy First for more information.
Get the Right Treatment
Every year, millions of us visit our GP with minor health problems that can be easily resolved without a doctor's appointment.
It is estimated that every year, 50 million visits to the GP are made for minor ailments such as coughs and colds, mild eczema, and athlete's foot. By visiting your pharmacy instead, you could save yourself time and trouble. You can find more about other sources of help by following this link.
Online prescription ordering and appointment management
This service offers you the opportunity to book your own appointment with any of our doctors and cancel any existing appointment. You can also order your repeat prescriptions online using this service. We are confident this will offer flexibility and options to suit everyone. To register for this service you need to:
- be 16 and over
- have access to a computer
- have a personal email address
- provide photo ID to register, and
- complete our registration form available below.
Please bring completed form and photo ID to reception to register for this service. To find out more, please contact the surgery.
Vision Online Registration
Our staff are here to treat ailments that occur, as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. We also host Citizen's Advice Bureau who hold clinics twice a week. Contact reception on 0131 537 4407 for further details or to book an appointment.
The building includes wheelchair access and toilet facilities for the disabled. There is a car park to the front of the building with parking spaces for the disabled. A wheelchair is available for those with difficulty in walking which can be obtained through reception staff.
(Site updated 20/09/2018)