We are letting you know about a very useful website called Germ Defence which was created by a team of doctors and scientists to give you advice that has been … [continue] Germ defence
As announced by the Prime Minister on 31 October 2020, there will be a new national lockdown commencing from Thursday 5 November in response to a rise in cases of … [continue] New national lockdown announced: advice and information on accessing support
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, how you contact your GP surgery will be different at the moment. This is to limit face-face contact where possible and help stop the spread … [continue] Access to your GP
Whilst we’ve received information that all 50-64 year olds may be eligible for a free flu vaccination as part of plans to protect more people against seasonal flu, these free … [continue] 50-64 year olds requesting a flu vaccination in 20/21
For any collections from the surgery, for example prescriptions, please attend between 2-3pm.
Social prescribing is a national NHS England programme, and is a way for local agencies to refer people to a link worker. Link workers give people time, focusing on ‘what … [continue] Social Prescribing
New NHS rules stop us from prescribing for some ailments where suitable medication is available from pharmacies. For more information, visit: Over the counter medicines leaflet
Press release – CENTRE FOR PHARMACY POSTGRADUATE EDUCATION Coniston Medical Practice is supporting a new training pathway for pharmacists in general practice A recent survey found that almost a third … [continue] Pharmacists in General Practice