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Our dispensary is closed between 1pm - 3pm from Monday to Friday.

NHS Prescription Charges

The NHS prescription charge, in England, will increase to £9.35 per prescription item from 1st April 2021. The price of a three-month prepayment certificate (PPC) will become £30.25 (an increase of 60 pence) and a 12-month PPC will be £108.10 (an increase of £2.20)

Patients who fail to cancel their appointment or do not turn up for their appointment has a detrimental affect on waiting times.  Please remember to let the staff know if you no longer need your appointment so that they can offer than time to another patient.

We are receiving a lot of enquiries to join our Practice from patients living out of our practice area. To save disappointment please use our postcode checker which is located in the New Patient section of our website, this will clearly tell you whether you reside within our area.  We do not take patients who are not in our area.  If you wish to ring the surgery to enquire then please ring after 10:00am.

Appointments can be booked by telephone (calls may be recorded), on-line or face to face.  If you cannot attend your appointment then please let us know.  Appointment text reminders are being used for those patients who provide a mobile number.  If you do not wish to receive these reminders then please inform us. 

Remove labelling prior to disposal of empty medicine bottles/boxes

Identity theft can have serious and lasting consequences for victims, so it is important for individuals to take proper steps to protect themselves wherever possible. By managing your personal information carefully and understanding its importance, you can reduce the likelihood of it impacting you.

  • Remove all personal and surgery labelling from medicines packets and bottles prior to disposal
  • Shred or destroy your personal information
  • Help the environment by recycling your bottles and cardboard packets

We would like to welcome Dr Emma Knight, Salaried GP to the practice team.  She will be working on a Wednesday morning and all day Friday at the main surgery in St. Germans. 

Practice Clinics

Ante-Natal Clinics

There pregnant_stomachare community midwifes, attached to the surgery. To arrange an appointment please contact the surgery on 01503 230088 and we will contact the midwife on your behalf.   We offer a full range of Maternity services including, if you wish, and in the absence of complications, home confinement. The midwife and health visitor run a series of ante-natal classes to prepare you for the delivery and afterwards.  These are not actually held in the surgery but a location near to you.

Child Health Clinics

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The Health Visitor/Nursery Nurse can offer you help and advice of all aspects of your childs health, immunisations and normal development.

Contact telephone number for the Midwife and Health Visitor is 01752 812850

 

Minor Injury Service

At the Practice we are able to offer appointments for immediate assessment and treatment of minor injuries.  bandage

The types of injuries we are able to treat include:

  • bruises
  • grazes
  • cuts
  • burns
  • head injuries

We also offer Clinics for:

  • asthma_inhalerAsthma
  • COPD
  • Heart disease
  • Diabetes
  • Minor Surgery
  • Cryotherapy
  • Hypertension
  • Travel Advice
  • Physiotherapy
  • Social Prescribing
  • Medicines Management services
 
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