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CHANGES TO REFERRALS FOR YORK PATIENTS

At the moment we are not able to make any routine referrals to hospital or other providers for our York patients. We will contact affected patients again about their referral in three to six months’ time to discuss this.  If …

SURGERY CHANGES FOR YORK PATIENTS

To protect patients and staff our Gale Farm and Haxby surgeries in York will NOT open on Saturdays for a 12 week period. Please do not visit the surgery unless you have been asked to. Please contact us via our …

ORDERING AND PICKING UP PRESCRIPTIONS

Ordering and picking up prescriptions It’s really important for people to understand what to do around ordering prescriptions and picking up medications. If you are a YORK patient: You need to order your repeat prescription via the NHS App You …

Advice for vulnerable people

The Government has issued special guidance on shielding and protecting the extremely vulnerable people from coronavirus. This is for people, including children, who are at very high risk of severe illness from coronavirus because of an underlying health condition, and …

ONLINE FIT/SICK NOTES

If you are having to self-isolate or you are unable to go to work, you can now get your own ‘fit note’ here https://111.nhs.uk/isolation-note/  

SOCIAL DISTANCING AND SELF-ISOLATION – WHAT IS IT AND WHO IS IT RECOMMENDED FOR?

WHAT IS SOCIAL DISTANCING AND WHO IS IT RECOMMENDED FOR Social distancing is recommended for EVERYONE to help us prevent the spread of the virus. It is especially for older people and vulnerable people. We advise those people who are …

NEW ADVICE RE APPOINTMENTS – FROM MARCH 16

In response to guidance from NHS England around COVID 19, starting from Monday 16 March we will be introducing more rigorous systems around access to face-to-face appointments with a clinician. Use the online consultation system to consult us online If …

Changes to online appointments due to COVID19 Virus

We are sorry to inform you that following Public Health advice regarding the COVID19 Virus we will be restricting access to booking of face to face appointments appointments via  SystmOnline until further notice. This is so we can make sure …

Coronavirus precautions for our patients

Following the announcement yesterday that there has been a confirmed case of Coronavirus in Hull, we want to reassure everyone that we are taking all the right precautions at our surgeries. Please continue to follow the latest advice outlined here and …

Haxby Health Magazines out now!

Our Haxby Health magazines for York and Hull are out now. Pick up a copy in your surgery to find out about the new and exciting things that are happening across York and Hull. Get dates for your diary and …

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Important information about coronavirus (COVID-19)

The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public.

Stay at home guidance

Use the NHS 111 online coronavirus service if:

• you feel you cannot cope with your symptoms at home
• your condition gets worse
• your symptoms do not get better after 7 days

Use the 111 coronavirus service