Please indicate preferred LOCAL pharmacy when requesting prescriptions.
Please do not ignore symptoms unrelated to coronavirus.
After telephone or video consultation, we will offer a face-to-face appointment if required.
Keep to the national coronavirus advice and guidelines.
Thank you for your co-operation and acceptance of our service changes.
We are now offering pre-bookable appointments up to 4 weeks ahead.
We have a new service for ordering prescriptions.
All NHS Lothian vaccination centres open for drop-in for people aged 18+
NHS DIGITAL DATA SHARING OPT OUT
We would like to reassure our patients that the proposed extraction of GP data by NHS Digital
does NOT include any patients registered with this practice or in NHS Scotland.
NHS Digital provide services in England so are not able to access any data held in Scotland. You are not
required to opt out as your data is already safe. We take patient confidentiality extremely
seriously and safeguards are in place to protect this, including when data is used for research.
Further information on how NHS Scotland handles your personal information is on the NHS
Inform website: How NHS Scotland handles your personal health information.
South East Scotland Breast Screening
Breast screening will commence for all women between 50 and 70yrs from mid June until mid August in the Tesco car park, Ferrymuir. Letters will be sent to eligible women from the screening team. They are not screening women over 70yrs at present.
Royal Hospital for Children and Young People
This new hospital is now open and located at 50 Little France Crescent, Edinburgh bio Quarter, Edinburgh, EH16 4TJ. Telephone 0131 536 1000. For more details please click on the link below:
Royal Hospital for Chidren and Young People
Organ Donation Legislation Changes 26 March 2021
The law is changing to an opt-out system, also known as deemed authorisation. Members of the public who do not wish to be considered as a donor should opt-out, either on the organ donor register or in another form of writing. For further information please click on the link below: