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Please Note: Please only attend the Surgery if you have an appointment. A member of the Reception Team will check your temperature before allowing you access to the building. All enquiries are currently being dealt with by telephone. Thank you for your patience.

Coronavirus Update

PLEASE NOTE: All GP appointments are telephone consultations. If the GP wishes to see a patient they will invite them to attend the Surgery following a telephone consultation.   Nursing appointments are available.

If you need to attend the surgery, you must now wear a face covering (over 5 years only). This can be as simple as a scarf or bandana covering your mouth and nose. Information on face coverings is available on the below link.

 

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/how-to-wear-and-make-a-cloth-face-covering/how-to-wear-and-make-a-cloth-face-covering

Please do not come to the Surgery if you have a high temperature, a new continuous cough, flu like symptoms or loss of taste or smell.

The practice closes every Wednesday lunch time from 12:30 - 13:30 for staff development.

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Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

If it is not an emergency, please dial 111.

 

Walk In Centres

There are 2 local NHS WALK IN CENTRES (WIC) for minor injuries and ailments. One is situated atNewcastle General Hospital and is open from 8 am to 10 pm every day. The nearest one to the surgery is at:

Ponteland Road WIC

169 Ponteland Road

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE5 3AE

Telephone  (0191) 271 9030

It is open 8:00am— 8:00pm 7 days a week

 

The other one is the Westgate WIC next to the General Hospital, which is also open 8:00am— 8:00pm, 7 days a week. The number is (0191) 282 3000. This is nurse led, and does not see patients aged under 2 years.

 

Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.

 

 
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