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Flu Season

We will be running walk in clinics on the following:

Longbenton:

19th October 8:30am - 2:00pm


Surgery hours

Please be aware that the surgery will only operate Monday - Friday 8:00am - 6:30pm as of the 2nd October.

Prescription Line

Please note we have changed our prescription times. Please call between 10am-12pm or 2pm-4pm.

Patient Online Services

Are you aware you can order prescriptions, book appointments and view your summarised medical record online. To register, please visit the Patient Online Services section located right of the page.

GP Appointments

If you need to discuss more than one problem with the GP, please book a double appointment.

 

 

Pharmacy First

Think Pharmacy First offers patients who qualify the choice of going straight to their pharmacist – without an appointment – for a consultation where they will be given advice and free over the counter medicine, where appropriate, for minor ailments. They will be referred to a GP where necessary.

To get free treatment you will need to sign the prescription the pharmacist prescribes and show proof that you do not have to pay. Proof could be your HC2 certificate, or income support. If you sign the form but cannot show proof then the pharmacist will still provide the medicine but checks will be made later.

To receive free medicines for a child on the Think Pharmacy First scheme the parent or guardian must also be eligible for free prescriptions.

Aches and pains, Bites and stings, Chicken pox, Colds, Cold sores, Colic, Conjunctivitis, Constipation, Cystitis in women, Diarrhoea, Ear wax, Eczema or dermatitis, Haemorrhoids, Hay fever, Head Lice, Mouth ulcers, Nappy rash, Teething, Threadworm, Thrush, Verrucas and Warts



 
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