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Winter Flu Vaccination Appointments
Winter Flu Vaccinations - we will be taking appointments shortly for our annual Flu Vaccinations. These clinics will be running every Saturday from 26th September, throughout October and November. These appointments are for the "Over 65s" PLUS anyone Under 65 who has a long term health condition; chronic (long-term) respiratory diseases, such as asthma (that requires an inhaled or tablet steroid treatment, or has led to hospital admission in the past), chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema or bronchitis, chronic heart disease, such as heart failure, chronic kidney disease, chronic liver disease, such as hepatitis, chronic neurological conditions, such as Parkinson's disease, motor neurone disease, multiple sclerosis (MS), or cerebral palsy, a learning disability, diabetes, problems with your spleen – for example, sickle cell disease or if you have had your spleen removed, a weakened immune system as the result of conditions such as HIV and AIDS, or medicines such as steroid tablets or chemotherapy & those who are seriously overweight (a BMI of 40 or above).
Please read this article for the full details of our Flu Vaccination Clinics......Flu Clinic Communication
We are thrilled to announce we have been rated as Outstanding for the second time. Please see the report below by following the link:
As a Practice, we would encourage any patient who is concerned about their memory to consult their Doctor in the usual way for assessment.
The Doctors will automatically test patients who are at risk of memory decline as part of good medical care. As a Practice, we do not intend to call patients in specifically for a memory assessment alone.
If you have concerns about your (or a relative's) memory, please do not hesitate to discuss it with your Doctor at a routine appointment.
Transport to the Surgery - please remember we utilise the Ramsbury Community Bus (suspended currently through Covid) on a Tuesday and Thursday morning for transporting our patients to and from the Surgery (from designated pickup points). This new minibus has a disabled access ramp and provides a service for any patient without transport. Please ask our Receptionists for further information if you feel this service would be beneficial to your or your family.