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COVID VACCINE NEWS

To book a Covid vaccination you will need to go online using the national booking system link below or call 119

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19

The Beverley Racecourse is continuing with booster vaccinations, if you need to change your appointment please contact the surgery

Please be aware that the lateral flow tests which many people now have for school/ work etc are for screening of people WITHOUT symptoms only. If you develop symptoms of Covid, you need to request a Covid test online or by ringing 119.

The practice requests you wear a face covering. Measures are in place to keep you safe from infection during your visit to the surgery.

For patients concerned that they have coronavirus or may have come into contact with someone who has, go to the online self-referral portal (https://self-referral.test-for-coronavirus.service.gov.uk/antigen/name) or call 119
 PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY

The surgery does not offer any Covid-19 pathology testing or fit to fly tests.

Treatment Room

scope_apple_heartThis is staffed by three nursing sisters between 8.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. and 2.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m.  Monday to Friday for such things as minor injuries, dressing, ECGs, routine and travel immunisations.  We operate an appointment system.  Please ring reception for details

Phlebotomy

Blood samples can be taken each weekday.  Please ring reception for details.

Maternity

Each doctor provides full maternity services during normal surgery and uses the Women and Children’s Hospital.  District midwives hold weekly antenatal clinics, parentcraft and relaxation classes.

pregnant11Family Planning

Each doctor offers family planning services during normal surgery times.

Cervical Smears

Sessions for cervical smears are held every Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon.  For appointments telephone 01482 862733.

Wart and Verruca Clinic

We no longer provide a service for the treatment of verrucae.  This is a condition that can be treated by over the counter medication.

Diabetic Clinic

Attendance is through invitation, although patients can ring 01482 862733 to make an appointment with Nurse Williams or Nurse Pollard.  Drs Cavill and Piper oversee the diabetic patients.

Asthma COPD Clinic

We hold a respiratory disease clinic every Monday afternoon with Nurse Brice.  Patients are invited to attend or can make their own appointment with the surgery by telephoning 01482 862733.

baby_examinationChild Health Surveillance

Attendance is by invitation from East Yorkshire Health Authority.  The health visitors are available at the surgery on Tuesday morning.

Meningitis Baby Watch free helpline 080 8800 3344 or visit www.meningitis.org

Minor Surgery

Minor surgery is performed at the surgery.  Arrangements must be made with the doctor concerned.

Flu Vaccination

In accordance with the Department of Health guidelines, we recommend an influenza vaccination for patients with chronic heart, lung or kidney disease, diabetics and residents of nursing and rest homes, as well as all patients over 65 years.  Flu vaccinations are available from October.  We also recommend the pneumonia vaccination for patients aged 65 years and over.  For more details contact the treatment room reception on telephone 01482 862733, flu clinics are appointment only and the practice will contact patients to make appointments.

 
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