The Practice will be closed for staff training on the following dates from 1.00pm onwards.
Thursday 21st January 2021
CONTACT 111 WHEN THE PRACTICE IS CLOSED - UNLESS EMERGENCY WHEN IT'S 999
Spencer Street Surgery Drop-in, socially distanced, Flu clinic dates and details:
Our flu clinics have changed slightly this year due to COVID restrictions. Please read on for details.
Free flu vaccinations rolled out to 50-64 year olds from December
The Government has confirmed that Adults aged between 50-64 year old are able to get their free flu vaccine from 1 December in the next phase of this year’s expanded flu vaccination programme.
Our socially distanced drop-in flu clinic for these patients is arranged for Tuesday 15th December 2020 between 4.30 and 8.00pm at Spencer Street Surgery.
Flu vaccination provides the best protection against an unpredictable virus, and it is the best overall way to protect yourself and your family from flu.
We very much hope you will attend the practice for your Flu Vaccination.
Please use our back door to enter and you will be directed in and around our one-way system as quickly and safely as possible.
If you are attending the above drop in clinic, please attend alone unless you need the assistance of a carer. Please refrain from bringing any baggage as there will be no storage areas. Please also wear a mask at all times in the Surgery.
If you or anyone in your household has COVID symptoms please do NOT attend the surgery.
Appointments are available from 6.30pm on weekday evenings and from 8am on weekends or during Bank Holidays via CHoC Extended Access Service (CHEA). You can request a CHEA appointment via your GP surgery. Appointments are available with GP's, Nurses and Pharmacists
Extended Access Leaflet for Patients
Cumbria Health On Call (CHEA) are offering routine telephone appointments with pharmacists for medication reviews. Appointments are in the evenings and on weekends during an allocated time to suit you. They can arrange repeat dispensing, action medication changes and can re-authorise your medications for the year. Please see the below poster for more information.
If urgent care is required outside your GP’s usual opening hours, please call 111. If your need is life threatening, please call 999 or go immediately to the nearest A&E Department.
When we are closed…………..
- Need access to NHS Medical and Dental Services out of hours? Please visit https://www.nhs.uk/using-the-nhs/nhs-services/urgent-and-emergency-care/nhs-out-of-hours-services/
- Need general health advice? Call 111 or visit the website: https://111.nhs.uk/
- Need medication advice or an urgent supply of medication? Call 111 as they can direct you to the Community Pharmacist Consultation Service (CPCS).
- Need to see or speak to a GP, nurse and Pharmacy advice outside of Practice hours? Appointments are available from 6.30pm on weekday evenings and from 8am on weekends or during Bank Holidays via CHoC Extended Access Service (CHEA). You can request a CHEA appointment via your GP surgery. If urgent care is required outside your GP’s usual opening hours, please call 111. If your need is life threatening, please call 999 or go immediately to the nearest A&E Department.
Please click on the link below to view information about Electronic Repeat Dispensing....
ELECTRONIC REPEAT DISPENSING