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FLU VACCINATIONS:     Flu vaccination appointments are now being booked for over 50's and high risk patients.  Please contact the surgery to arrange your appointment.


COVID BOOSTERS:-  Clinics are now being held for Covid Boosters at St Michaels.  You are eligible to receive your Covid Booster Vaccination 6 months after your 2nd Covid Vaccination. Please ONLY contact us for an appointment if it is 6 months after your 2nd dose.


Overdue for an Asthma, COPD or Diabetic annual check?  Please call reception to book your telephone appointment 

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Please note we are experiencing high call volumes at present, so there may be delays in answering your phone calls, please bear with us at this time and do not take your frustration out on our staff as we are doing our very best at this difficult time. We operate a Zero Tolerance Policy to protect our staff from Verbal and Physical Abuse and take any form of abuse very seriously.  Many Thanks. 

THE SURGERY WILL BE CLOSED FOR STAFF TRAINING ON THE FOLLOWING DATES BETWEEN 12.00 - 18.30.  IF YOU NEED MEDICAL ATTENTION DURING THESE TIMES PLEASE CONTACT NHS 111:-

THURSDAY 30th SEPTEMBER & THURSDAY 28th OCTOBER


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Mount Chambers Surgery

To access online services please click under Quick Links.


Covid-19 - UPDATED 19th July 2021

In line with Government Guidelines the surgery is open and we are continuing to offer Doctor telephone and video consultations in the first instance.  If, after your telephone consultation, the Doctor feels that you need to be seen face-to-face you will be offered a face to face appointment either later in the day or the following day.  More face to face appointments are now available, but these are controlled by the Doctor so that we can review how many patients are in the surgery building at any one time and adhere to the social distancing guidelines.

Telephone Did Not Answer Policy

We are still controlling the number of patients in the surgery at any one time therefore if you have a booked appointment please do not arrive more than 5 minutes before your appointment time so that we can control the number of patients in the waiting areas.

As NHS settings are exempt from the new guidelines you will still be required to wear a face mask and adhere to strict social distancing rules whilst inside the building to protect our staff and vulnerable patients.

For any patients who are concerned about Covid-19 the first thing you should do is visit the nhs.uk website which contains all the latest information, this is updated on a regular basis.  Click on the link below to take you directly to the website :-

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

NHS DIGITAL NATIONAL DATA OPT OUT DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL 30th SEPTEMBER 2021 DUE TO COVID.  IF YOU WOULD LIKE MORE DETAILS ON WHAT THE NHS DIGITAL NATIONAL DATA OPT OUT IS PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW

https://digital.nhs.uk/services/national-data-opt-out

Our Practice is now part of My Care Record - supporting the delivery of joined up care.  Please click on No. 13 to the right under Further Information or click on the website link below:-

https://www.mycarerecord.org.uk/

Mental Wellbeing Support & Info Essex

Carer Support Dementia

Covid-19 support for parents when child unwell


PLEASE CLICK ON ONLINE SERVICES (UNDER QUICK LINKS) TO ACCESS REPEAT PRESCRIPTION ORDERING.

If you have a question about your medication please telephone our dispensary between 10.00 & 11.30 a.m. or 4.30 & 5.30 p.m. 

The easiest way to order repeat medications is through the Doctor Link App or NHS App.  Or you can email your repeat prescription requests to:- repeats.mchambers@nhs.net, via our online service and by posting request slips through the front door.  If you have already ordered your medication this will be being processed so there is no need to call to check, this will be ready in 5 working days.   Thank you.

If ordering repeat prescriptions online, if you are due a medication review your repeat medication may not be available to be selected, in this case please use the comments box to order your medication and your medication will be reauthorised for 2 months to allow you time to book and receive a medication review.  Your medication will not just be stopped but may be put on a shorter repeat if you have not had your medication review within 2 months.


OUT OF HOURS SERVICES ARE NOW AVAILABLE DURING THE WEEK AND AT WEEKENDS

please contact reception on 01376 553415 for further information

or to book direct

please call 01245 398055


 

(Site updated 26/09/2021)
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