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Helen Wallis, our senior practice nurse, will be retiring from nursing at the end of March, having worked at Beauchamp House since August 1975.  Helen's many years of expertise and support for the practice will be missed by both the surgery team and her many patients.  We all wish Helen a very happy retirement from nursing.

IMPORTANT:  If you are asked to attend the surgery for a face to face appointment, please arrive wearing a mask or face covering (i.e. a scarf).  This is only optional for children under the age of 5.  We need to retain our surgical face masks for clinical staff as much as possible, so are grateful for our patients for abiding by this request.

My Care Record:  Privacy Notice – Coronavirus (Covid-19) Response Addendum.  This notice describes how we may use your information to protect you and others during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, and it supplements our main Privacy Notice (Fair Processing Notice).  More information available here.

Blood test appointments: 

These can now be booked online by clicking on the link - www.mse.nhs.uk/blood-tests

On line booking:  Please note that we have suspended all on-line appointment booking for the time being.  This is because on-line booking does not allow for triage/screening of appointments, so this has been necessary to safeguard both our patients and our staff.  Please accept our apologies for any difficulty this creates.

Repeat Prescriptions:  From 1st April 2020 you will no longer be able to order your repeat prescriptions from your local pharmacy or via another third party.  Requests for repeat medication should be made direct to the surgery via any of the following options:

Please do speak to a member of the reception team if you have any queries regarding this change.

Coronavirus Information for the Public

For the latest information and advice please follow this link :

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

This website also contains up-to-date advice for people returning from a specified list of countries, which can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-specified-countries-and-areas 

Extended access appoinments

Extended Access

 

GP and Nurse appointments are now available in your area during the evening and at the weekend.  To book an appointment, contact your Practice.  For more information, visit bit.ly/ExtendedAccess

Adult with cystitis symptoms?

If yes, please complete this questionnaire and hand it in with a urine sample (in a labelled, small and closed container) at reception. Please do NOT hand the sample to reception staff but place in the designated receptacle.

Repeat Prescriptions

bluepillsPrescription requests should be made (using the computer print-out)

  • In person
  • By post
  • By weblink*
  • By arrangement with your own chemist. 
  • Via email on beauchamphouse.prescriptions@nhs.net

To ensure that the correct drugs are prescribed we do not accept telephone requests for prescriptions. 

Please allow 2 working days for prescription requests to be processed by the surgery, along with additional time for your pharmacy to prepare your medications (this can be a further 1-3 working days).

You will be asked to see the clinician from time to time to monitor your treatment: please note if you are asked to attend a particular clinic.

If you are sending a request via email, please ensure you include your full name, date of birth and address so we can locate you on our system.

*Username and password required. This can be obtained from reception with proof of identity.

 
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