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Monday 3rd May 2021

MAY BANK HOLIDAY The surgery will be closed on MONDAY 3rd May 2021 If you require medical advice or you need to see a doctor urgently when we are closed please call 111.

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Key messages for clinically vulnerable patients in cohort 6

Clinically vulnerable people are being vaccinated in cohort 6. The JCVI defines clinically vulnerable people as those with: · Chronic respiratory disease, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), cystic fibrosis and severe asthma · Chronic heart disease (and vascular disease) … Continue reading

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Prescription order line

Patients using the Prescription Order Line (POL) service Due to Covid-19 and significant ongoing staff shortages the service is likely to be slower in the new year with longer call wait times. Where possible, please consider registering to use the … Continue reading

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COVID vaccines

How will patients be invited for a vaccination? More information can be found on the CCG’s website in the Frequently Asked Questions section https://www.sheffieldccg.nhs.uk/Your-Health/covid-19-vaccine-faqs.htm This is the biggest vaccination programme the NHS has ever undertaken and these are the largest … Continue reading

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Health news for April

COVID vaccination If you’re over 50, or have a condition that makes you at higher risk from coronavirus, are a frontline health and social care worker, have a learning disability, or are a carer for someone at higher risk from … Continue reading

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A message from Sheffield Children’s: Resources for children and families with additional needs:

We have developed resources for families, children and young people with additional needs. The resources aim to help manage difficulties around going back to school, sleep, behaviour, emotional well-being, sensory issues and covid. These resources include quick reference sheets, top … Continue reading

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Face Mask Exemption letters

Wearing face coverings has become mandatory on public transport and comes into effect in shops on 24 July 2020. We are aware that some patients might be understandably anxious about the Government’s recent announcements around the use of face masks … Continue reading

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Visiting the practice during the COVID19 Pandemic

Patients may only enter Manchester Road surgery if they have been invited to attend for an appointment. What to expect when you arrive for your appointment. The outer porch door is open please enter and use the intercom we have … Continue reading

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General Practice Transparency Notice for GPES Data for Pandemic Planning and Research (COVID-19)

General Practice Transparency Notice for GPES Data for Pandemic Planning and Research (COVID-19) This practice is supporting vital coronavirus (COVID-19) planning and research by sharing your data with NHS Digital. The health and social care system is facing significant pressures … Continue reading

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Coronavirus information for Sheffield Patients and the Public

Latest government advice – 18 May 2020 Stay at home It is vital those who are showing symptoms, however mild, must continue to self-isolate at home, as now, and that the household quarantine rules continue to apply. Do not leave … Continue reading

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