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WE ARE NOW TAKING FLU VACCINE BOOKINGS FOR THE OVER 60'S.

Please contact the surgery to book

Please also read the guidance below

 

BOOK YOUR FLU VACCINE NOW:

Where: Due to COVID-19 most of the flu clinics will be at Birkenside Pavilion, Rosebery Crescent, Gorebridge EH23 4JP.

There is limited parking so please walk if possible. You may also be asked to wait outside so please come dressed for the weather. There will be no toilets.

 

When:

  • 60+ (by March 2021) or in a clinical risk group - call now. 
  • 55 - 59 year olds - we are awaiting information on this age group. Check back here for more details. 
  • Secondary school age children in a clinical risk group - please call the surgery to book
  • Shielding Patients – please call the practice to book

If you are unwell or have a COUGH, FEVER or LOSS OF TASTE OR SMELL, or have been in contact with anyone who has DO NOT ATTEND. Please rebook your appointment.

Please wear a short sleeve top.

Please bring your patient flu form. You can download it here Flu - Patient Form, or pick one up from the practice or Lloyds Pharmacy (Main street only) in Gorebridge. We cannot give out pens, so please bring your own pen if you need to fill out a form on the day. 

Only patients who are having the vaccine are allowed to attend the clinic.

Wear a face covering when attending for your flu jab

If you need information about the flu vaccine in another language click here.

 

 

FACE COVERINGS

Please wear a face covering if you are attending the practice for an appointment. 

You do not have to wear one if you are exempt:

  • You have a disability or health condition that means you cannot put a covering on

  • A covering will cause you severe distress or anxiety

  • You need to communicate with someone who relies on lip reading

  • You have a reasonable need to eat, drink or take medicine

You DO NOT need a letter from a doctor to show that you are exempt.
You may like to download or print a card if it helps you to explain why you are not wearing one. 

 

 

COVID-19 

If you are unwell or have a COUGH, FEVER or LOSS OF TASTE OR SMELL, or have been in contact with anyone who has DO NOT COME TO THE PRACTICE. Follow Government advice about staying at home and phone 111 if you feel very unwell or breathless. 

Prescriptions should be ordered online and can be sent to a local pharmacy for you to collect and sick notes will be posted out. 

You can download an isolation note here.

(Site updated 27/11/2020)
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