FACCINI HOUSE SURGERY - LATEST PRACTICE NEWS

 

MAIN ITEMS

  • GP AND NURSE CLINICS AVAILABLE IN EVENINGS AND WEEKENDS AT 2 LOCATIONS IN SUTTON SEE HERE FOR DETAILS
  • PLEASE GO ONLINE TO GET THE BEST OF OUR SERVICES - BOOK APPOINTMENTS AND REQUEST REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS
  • SEE THE FEEDBACK FROM OUR PATIENT SURVEYS AND THE CHANGES WE HAVE MADE TO HELP
  • LET US KNOW YOUR EXPERIENCES BY COMPLETING A SURVEY HERE, IT IS YOUR GP SURGERY SO PLEASE WORK WITH US TO PROVIDE THE SERVICE YOU NEED

 

  • PLEASE SUPPORT THE SUTTON HUBS BY BOOKING DOCTOR AND NURSE APPOINTMENTS IN THE WEEKEND, THE NURSES ARE BEST PLACED TO PROVIDE WOUND MANAGEMENT, DRESSINGS, CERVICAL SMEARS, DEPO INJECTIONS, B12 INJECTIONS AND LIFESTYLE ADVICE.

  

CORONA

VIRUS

ALERT

PLEASE SEE THE FOLLOWING ADVICE FROM NHS ENGLAND REGARDING THE CORONA VIRUS

(www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19)

 

IF YOU FEEL UNWELL (COUGH, TEMPERATURE, SHORTNESS OF BREATHE, HAVE A LOSS IN SENSE OF SMELL OR TASTE)

  • DO NOT GO TO YOUR GP SURGERY

  • DO NOT GO TO ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY

  • STAY AT HOME FOR 7 DAYS (SELF - ISOLATE)

  • CALL NHS 111 AND FOLLOW THEIR ADVICE

 

   
JULY - AUGUST 2022
  • VULNERABLE PATIENTS WILL BE CONTACTED TO BOOK THE SPRING COVID BOOSTER JAB, OTHERS WILL BE CONTACTED LATER.
  • WE WILL BE CALLING PATIENTS FOR THEIR REVIEWS, PLEASE BOOK AND ATTEND APPOINTMENTS AND PROVIDE BLOOD SAMPLES WHEN REQUESTED.
  • THERE IS A HEATWAVE WARNING, PATIENTS SHOULD TRY TO STAY IN THE SHADE, DRINK PLENTY OF WATER AND TRY TO LIMIT ANY ARDUOUS ACTIVITY. 
  • USE THE GP APP OR ONLINE SERVICES TO SUBMIT REPEAT PRESCRITPION REQUESTS, THIS REDUCES THE DELAY EXPERIENCED WHEN PRESCRIPTIONS COME THROUGH PHARMACIES OR THIRD PARTIES AS WE WILL PROCESS PRESCRIPTIONS WITHIN 48 HOURS, ONLY AFTER RECEIVING THEM AT THE PRACTICE.
  • WE ADVISE ALL PARENTS TO BOOK AND ATTEND IMMUNISATION APPOINTMENTS FOR THEIR CHILDREN
  • WE ADVISE ALL PATIENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CANCER SCREENING PROGRAMMES, SUCH AS CERVICAL, BREAST AND BOWEL SCREENING. PLEASE ATTEND APPOINTMENTS AND PROVIIDE SAMPLES WHEN REQUESTED. 
APRIL - JUNE 2022
  • PATIENTS ARE ADVISED TO USE THE GP APP OR ONLINE SERVICES TO SUBMIT REPEAT PRESCRITPION REQUESTS, THIS REDUCES THE DELAY EXPERIENCED WHEN PRESCRIPTIONS COME THROUGH PHARMACIES OR THIRD PARTIES AS WE WILL PROCESS PRESCRIPTIONS WITHIN 48 HOURS, ONLY AFTER RECEIVING THEM AT THE PRACTICE.
  • WE ADVISE ALL PARENTS TO BOOK AND ATTEND IMMUNISATION APPOINTMENTS FOR THEIR CHILDREN
  • WE ADVISE ALL PATIENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CANCER SCREENING PROGRAMMES, SUCH AS CERVICAL, BREAST AND BOWEL SCREENING. PLEASE ATTEND APPOINTMENTS AND PROVIIDE SAMPLES WHEN REQUESTED.