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Flu Clinics: We will be holding couple of Saturday flu clinics.  At the moment we are giving jabs to over 65 year olds who are entitled to have a Flu jab.  Kindly contact the surgery to book your appointment.  While attending the clinic, please adhere to the following ground rules, to protect yourself and the practice team. 

Flu clinic will only be for Flu jabs, make sure you attend on your own wearing a face mask, and if you have any flu like symptoms, please do not come to the surgery.  Contact us to reschedule your appointment for a later date. 

Dear patients, as you all are aware of this difficult time we are going through with this Corona virus, Can we please advice you not to visit the surgery. If you have any concerns, please ring the surgery number, and we will advice you accordingly.  Drs are available for telephone appointment, video consultation and Econsult.  Kindly make use of one of these facilities we provide.  Lets all work together and protect ourselves from this deadly virus.   If you need your medication, pls ring/ econsult us, your Dr will forward the script over to your chosen pharmacy.  Thank you for your co operation.  STAY SAFE.

If you have been told to stay at home because of corona virus and you need a medical note for your employer, you DO NOT need to contact the surgery.  Please use the following link, and you will be able to get your medical note online.  

https://111.nhs.uk/isolation-note/

Due to the Corona virus outbreak, we have temporarily suspended the online booking service to help us triage our patients better.  Please contact the surgery if you need to book an appointment.  Thank You.

E-consult:

Patients are advised to use e consult service through our website for their on going sick notes and letter requests. 

Urgent GP appointments

You can call the service directly on 020 3770 1888 between 2pm and 9pm on weekdays and between 9am and 6pm on Saturdays and Sundays all year round for an appointment. NHS 111 can also book you into a GP hub if you need an urgent appointment.

CTT - Telephone0300 300 1660 (treatment) | 0300 300 1661 (therapy)

The Community Treatment Team (CTT) works with adults in the community with an acute physical need who could potentially be treated at home, rather than attend accident and emergency (A&E). The aim of the service is to prevent unnecessary hospital admissions for those people who are experiencing an acute, physical health crisis, for example: exacerbation of infections or worsening of long term conditions such as COPD and falls without injuries. 

Time/date- Seven days a week - 8.00am to 10.00pm

There will be no clinics operating on the following Wednesday mornings throughout 2020  as the Doctors attend the Protected Learning event for Redbridge

15th Jan, 19th Feb, 

Please note the surgery will be closed on the following Bank Holiday dates.

1st January 2020, 10th April 2020, 13th April 2020, 8th May 2020, 25th May 2020, 31st August 2020, 25th December 2020, 26th December 2020

GP HUB SERVICES

People registered with a GP in Redbridge and who need to be seen urgently can now book appointments for the evening and on weekends.

Appointments are available from 6.30pm - 10pm on weekdays and 8am - 8pm on weekends.

You can call the service on 0203 770 1888 between 2pm-9pm on weekdays and 9am - 6pm on weekends. NHS 111 can also book you into the HUB if you need an urgent appointment.

Appointments may be booked at Southdene Surgery in South Woodford, Newbury Group Practice in Newbury Park and Fulwell Cross Medical Centre in Barkingside.

The Community Treatment Team (CTT) works with adults in the community with an acute physical need who could potentially be treated at home, rather than attend accident and emergency (A&E). The aim of the service is to prevent unnecessary hospital admissions for those people who are experiencing an acute, physical health crisis, for example: exacerbation of infections or worsening of long term conditions such as COPD and falls without injuries.

The service consists of doctors, nurses, occupational therapists, social workers and physiotherapists who work with primary care, community services and healthcare partners so that people can receive medical, nursing and therapy interventions in their own homes wherever possible, without need for hospital admission. 

Telephone: 0300 300 1660 (treatment) | 0300 300 1661 (therapy)

In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

Walk-in Centres

Loxford polyclinic is at 417 Ilford Lane, Ilford IG1 2SN; tel 020 8822 3800. It is open 8am - 8pm, 7 days a week. 

Barking Community Hospital Walk-in Centre, at Upney Lane, Barking IG11 9LX; tel:020 8924 6262. It is open 7am - 10pm weekdays; 9am-10pm weekends and bank holidays; closed 25 December.

 

Harold Wood polyclinic is at The Drive (off Gubbins Lane), Harold Wood, RM3 0AR; tel 01708 792000. It is open from 8am – 8pm every day of the year (including weekends and all public holidays).

 

Please note after 7 pm or earlier if it is busy, you may not be able to be seen. However where appropriate you will be triaged by a clinician and advised either to return the next day or you will be redirected to another health care provider. Towards the end of the day it is advisable to telephone to check our wait times and availability.

 

Please be aware that x-ray reports are processed off site and to insure that we are able to diagnose and treat injuries successfully by 8pm please telephone ahead to check the volume of patients already booked in.

 

South Hornchurch Walk-in service at South End Road, Rainham, RM13 7XJ, tel: 01708 576 000. It is open 10am-2pm and 3pm to 7pm Monday to Friday and 10am-2pm Saturday and Sunday.

 

 

 
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