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Job Opportunity - Physician Associate

An exciting opportunity has arisen. We are currently seeking applicants for the post of Physician Associate, to act as a clinician providing care to circa 14,000 patients in the primary care setting.…

21 May 2022
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Job Vacancy - Receptionist

Practice Receptionist (will consider – job share) Hours – Full time Salary – Dependant on experience and skills     PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE IN PRIMARY CARE IS DESIRABLE   Due to expansion of our team, we…

7 Feb 2022
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Exemption letters for patients wearing masks in public

Once again the government has asked the public to start wearing face coverings in public places and so we have found that we are experiencing an increase in requests from patients for letters of exemp…

9 Dec 2021
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Security for patient access

We have been informed by Patient Access that they have received reports from patients of emails they have received regarding Covid passports purporting to be from Patient Access. Patient access have a…

9 Dec 2021
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Life Rooms is open

Life rooms in Southport, Bootle & Walton has re-opened. Please click here for more information.

9 Dec 2021
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If I Die Campaign

“If I die, it will be your fault,” is just one of the many abusive comments heard by GP reception staff throughout the UK. The survey of 571 PMs, revealed more than 75% of staff suffer daily abuse fro…

9 Dec 2021
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Southport Foodbank Opening Times

Please see here for the latest locations and opening times for Southport food bank.

9 Dec 2021
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Continued COVID-19 precautions following 19th July

The LMC have issued a statement which outlines for patients the continuing guidance and the  need to ‘mask up’ and distance when attending the Surgery. Additionally,  open ‘walk in' access to practice…

9 Dec 2021
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General Practice Data for Planning & Research Scheme

For advice regarding data sharing, Sefton Local Medical Committee has provided us with some information to share with you.

9 Dec 2021
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Proof of your Covid vaccine record

Below is a guide to the different ways that you can view your COVID vaccine status: NHS App Patients who are registered for the NHS app can now use it to view their COVID-19 vaccine status. (You don't…

9 Dec 2021
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Cervical Screening Doesn't Stop For Covid-19

Appointments available now If you have received a letter asking you to book an appointment they are available to book at the surgery now. Please call reception on 01704 878661 to book your s…

9 Dec 2021
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Covid-19 & Summary Care Record

In light of the current emergency, the Department of Health and Social Care has removed the requirement for a patient’s prior explicit consent to share Additional Information as part of the Summary Ca…

9 Dec 2021
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Surgery Clinics and Operations During Coronavirus

General Advice - Surgery  BLOODS Due to the pressure Coronavirus is putting on the health care system we are having to put in place emergency measures to protect our patients and staff. We are therefo…

9 Dec 2021
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Coronavirus & Vaccines

COVID-19  The NHS and Public Health England (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS s…

9 Dec 2021
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Missed Appointments

In the last 12 months a total of 1,126 appointment slots were not utilised at our practice due to patient non-attendance.  In June 2019 we had 132 non-attendances with 9 persons not attending on multi…

9 Dec 2021
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E-Consult

E-Consult allows you to consult electronically with your GP. To find out how, click here

9 Dec 2021
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