There is a national shortage of the bottles used for putting the blood samples in, as a result all GP practices has been told to postpone as many blood tests as possible. GPs will continue to do clinically urgent bloods, and blood tests to review certain high risk medication. The practice will be in touch in the coming days if they need to reschedule your appointment.
We’re looking for drivers to take patients, who don’t have transport, to their medical appts.
The more drivers we have the less we’ll ask you to do, so come and join us. We can continue the support to local people given during lockdown.
If you think you might be interested and would like to find out more please contact one of our regular drivers
Claudette 01435 883043 or David 01435 883 615 to find out more.
If you would like to help, please phone or email, Pat Lewis: [email protected] or 01435 883239 or 07967 000126
We still require you to wear a mask when attending Fairfield Surgery
England’s Chief Nurse has today (16th July 2021) reminded the public that everyone accessing or visiting healthcare settings must continue to wear a face covering and follow social distancing rules.
Covid restrictions will end in many settings in England from Monday. However, Public Health England’s infection prevention control guidelines and hospital visiting guidance are set to remain in place for all staff and visitors.
Take a look at the following link for more information: https://www.england.nhs.uk/2021/07/nhs-patients-staff-and-visitors-must-continue-to-wear-face-coverings-in-healthcare-settings/
Our doors will be open from 8:25am – 12:30pm and 2:00pm – 6:30pm. The telephone lines will still be open as normal from 8:00am – 12.30pm and 1.30pm – 6:30pm.