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*IMPORTANT PATIENT NOTICES*

As from the 5th November 2018 we are extending our processing time for prescription requests from 2 working days to 3 working days.  Please bear this in mind when ordering prescriptions from now on. Thank you.

Extra evening and weekend appointments available in local area

You can now book routine GP and Nurse appointments in the evening, at weekends and over bank holidays in your local area.

Pre-bookable appointments are available Monday-Friday, 6.30pm-8pm, plus weekends and bank holidays and you can be seen by a GP, Nurse or Healthcare Assistant.

To book your appointment, contact the surgery during normal opening hours. Please be aware that the appointment may take place at another GP Practice in the area.

If you need urgent medical advice when the surgery is closed, you should continue to call NHS 111.

Have you tripped or fallen in the last year?

Exercise can help you! Join our free, safe, effective exercise classes for the over 60s

Free classes for people registered with a Nottingham North & East GP – not sure if you qualify? Give us a call.

More times & locations available. Contact us for more information.

12-week course, Mondays 10.30am – midday at

Park House Health Centre

61 Burton Road

Carlton, Nottingham. NG4 3DQ

  • Helps you stay active & independent for longer
  • Improves balance & strength
  • Standing & seated exercises
  • Increases your confidence
  • Helps prevent falls & injuries
  • A chance to socialise and meet new people
  • Keep active & enjoy yourself
  • Access information

 

For more information or to book your place (booking essential), contact:

Telephone: 0115 919 4878

Email: ageuknotts.fallsprevention@nhs.net

A new service offered for all carers at Peacock Healthcare

A one to one drop in sessions will be held at Peacock Healthcare every third Wednesday of the month 11 a.m. – 12 noon. The first drop in session will take place on Wednesday 18th April 2018.  Please bear in mind as it is a one to one service and it is a first come first serve basis.

BLOOD TESTS

Due to the high demand on HCA appointments, all routine blood tests are now to be done at Park House by appointment only  Tel 0115 9617616,  with the exception of Warfarin and Rheumatoid Arthritis monitoring. Please make sure that you have your ICE request form to take with you to this appointment otherwise no bloods can be taken.  Thank You.

You may also have your bloods taken at the:

Arnold Health Centre, High Street, Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 7BQ. Tel: 0115 8832300

PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU HAVE YOUR ICE REQUEST FORM TO TAKE WITH YOU TO YOUR APPOINTMENT OTHERWISE NO BLOODS CAN BE TAKEN

 

The way we handle electronic prescriptions for some of our patients is changing from 27th March 2017. Click here for more information and to find out whether these changes will affect you.

 

 

 

 

Helpful advice on accessing local services/out-of-hours services:

Should you need urgent medical attention while we are closed, please ring the surgery number.  You will be automatically transferred to our "out of hours" provider, Nottingham Emergency Medical Services (NEMS).  They will advise you on the best option for you. If you do need to be seen they will advise where this will be.

Another option should you have difficulty contacting NEMS; please ring 111. this is a free call - They will also advise you on the best option for you. If you do need to be seen they will advise where this will be. Please avoid going to the Accident & Emergency Dept if you can.

 

Our simple guide below is intended to help you  make the right decision:

Step 1 - It's not an Emergency:- Go to / contact your local Pharmacy for immediate health advice & for minor health problems.

Pharmacies sell medicines for a wide range of ailments without a prescription and can advise on where best to get further help if needed.

Get advice or medicines from the pharmacy for:

• High temperature, aches and pains  • Stomach upsets, indigestion  and  constipation.     • Allergies, hay fever, bites and stings;  • Coughs and colds;  • Cystitis, urinary infections and thrush • Conjunctivitis;  • Emergency contraception (morning after pill)

Don’t let a health problem become urgent – contact your GP surgery and make an appointment with the Doctor if symptoms persist.

Please follow link below for a list of Pharmacists in the Nottingham.

http://www.numarkpharmacists.co.uk/pharmacy-finder

 

Step 2 - I NEED to see a Doctor or a Nurse - Call the surgery.

If for any reason you are unable to secure an appointment with your GP there is the NHS Urgent Care Centre , Seaton House, off London Road, Nottingham, NG2 4LA where an appointment is not required. You can see an experienced nurse for the treatment of minor injuries and illnesses without an appointment.

NHS URGENT CARE CENTRE  – no appointment needed and are open 365 days a year :

For more information please contact NHS Nottingham North and East Clinical Commissioning Group Patient Advice and Liaison Service on 0800 028 3693 or email: pals.south@nottinghamnortheastccg.nhs.uk

 

Dentist if you are in pain:- Registered patients should phone their own dental practice.

You can also dial  111 for dental advice.

For advice on registering with a dental practice call PALS on 0800 183 0456.

Please follow link below to locate a Dentist near you:

http://www.nottspct.nhs.uk/my-nhs-services/dentists/12-access-to-an-nhs-dentist.html

 

Step 3 - What Is An Emergency?

An emergency is a serious injury or life-threatening problem: 1 in 4 people who go to A&E don't need to be there!

Remember that A&E and dialing 999 for an Ambulance should only be used in emergencies; for example:

 

• Collapse or unconsciousness; • Severe chest pain; • Severe breathing difficulty; • Heavy bleeding; • broken/ suspected broken bones; • Deep wounds (e.g. stab wounds/laceration) In an emergency you can go to your nearest hospital A&E department or call 999 for an ambulance.

Attending A&E/calling for an Ambulance for minor problems such as you can't get an appointment with your GP or because you have no transport may put other people’s lives at risk, increase waiting times for other patients and ultimately is not an efficient use of NHS resources. Contacting your local pharmacist, your GP practice or using NHS Urgent Care Centre will usually result in faster and more appropriate advice and treatment.


 
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