Newark Medical Practice

01475 600600

****IMPORTANT PATIENT INFORMATION****

PATIENT NOTICE IN LIGHT OF COVID-19

  • If you have symptoms of COVID-19 you can arrange for testing. You do not need to contact your GP. There is more guidance about COVID-19 on the nhs inform website. You should phone 111 if:

  • your symptoms worsen during home isolation, especially if you’re in a high or extremely high-risk group
  • breathlessness develops or worsens, particularly if you’re in a high or extremely high-risk group
  • your symptoms haven’t improved in 10 days

  • The practice is offering telephone appointments, the receptionist will take your details and the GP or Nurse will call you back. If, following the telephone conversation, the GP or Nurse feels that you need a face to face appointment then the clinician will arrange this with you while you are on the phone.

  • Please DO NOT attend the practice unless it is necessary.

  • Our receptionists will ask you some questions so that we can direct you to the appropriate clinician, we hope you can give as much information as possible.

 

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