Stonefield Street Surgery's Website.
This website is designed to provide you with up to date news and information and also allow you to:
IN VIEW OF UPDATED GUIDELINES DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, ALL FACE TO FACE APPOINTMENTS HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED. THESE WILL BE REPLACED BY TELEPHONE TRIAGE AND THE GP WILL MAKE AN APPOINTMENT FOR YOU IF REQUIRED.
IF YOU ALREADY HAVE AN APPOINTMENT BOOKED WITH THE GP/NURSE THEN THIS WILL BE CHANGED TO A TELEPHONE TRIAGE - DO NOT COME TO THE SURGERY UNTIL THE GP HAS RUNG YOU ON THE MORNING OF YOUR APPOINTMENT.
ANY PATIENTS WITH A NEW COUGH AND/OR FEVER ARE ADVISED TO SELF ISOLATE FOR 7 DAYS (family members for 14 days)AND CONTACT 111 IF ANY QUERIES (EITHER ON THEIR WEBSITE OR PHONE)
DO NOT LEAVE YOUR HOME IF YOU HAVE CORONAVIRUS SYMPTOMS
THIS IS AN EVER-CHANGING PICTURE AND THE ADVICE MAY WELL CHANGE AGAIN IN THE COMING DAYS/WEEKS.
IF YOU NEED AN ISOLATION NOTE FOR YOUR EMPLOYER PLEASE CLICK HERE
For Patients who may be experiencing stress/anxiety during the Corona virus the following websites may be of use:
HEADSPACE is offering FREE GLOBAL support during the outbreak. This is brilliant at making sure you have focused mindfulness and stress-relief within your day :
CALM app similar:
HAPPIFY also free app that helps overcome negative thoughts and anxiety using positive psychology:
This is a great article on HOW TO TALK TO YOUR KIDS about corona virus:
Make appointments online up to 6 weeks in advance
Order repeat prescriptions online 24 hours a day
Provide the surgery with your feedback on our services
Provide you with NHS endorsed practical advice and on a wide range of common conditions
We hope to use our surgery website as a way of presenting all our patients with an up to date resource for all information relating to our practice. We will keep it current with any news, developments & details that are relevant to the practice & our patients.
As well as a source of information about our Practice, the staff & the services we provide, we hope you use the website as a useful resource with links to other reliable websites for health related information. If there is topical health information we will also add this to the website.
We will endeavour to keep this website up to date with details we feel could be relevant to you. Please browse our website and feel free to provide us with your feedback. We'd particularly appreciate your thoughts on how to improve our online services and further develop the website to make it more useful to you.
ANNUAL HEALTH REVIEWS - PLEASE CONTACT THE SURGERY TO BOOK YOUR REVIEW WHEN DUE. NO NEED TO WAIT FOR A LETTER FROM THE SURGERY
Prescribing of Over the Counter Medicines is Changing
Your GP, Nurse or Pharmacist will not generally give you a prescription for over the counter medicines for a range of minor health concerns.
Instead over the counter medicines are available to buy in a pharmacy or supermarket in your local community.
Click on the leaflet link below for more information.
(Site updated 31/03/2020)