April 2022 Newsletter is now available to view on the website please click link below https://www.stokegiffordmedical.co.uk/patient-info/practice-newsletters/
Please see our Patient Information section for a list of organisations that can help you in times of crisis.
The latest NHS advice relating to rules on self isolating are at https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/self-isolation-and-treatment/when-to-self-isolate-and-what-to-do/ along with guidance on shielding and social distancing.
We are working together with other local practices to offer more appointments in the early mornings, evenings or at weekends. Speak to a member of the practice team to find … [continue] Improved Access
Download the HANDi app for advice on child illnesses The HANDi App aims to provide advice and support to parents and carers when your child is unwell. It offers simple … [continue] HANDi app
Follow the link below to view an instructional video on taking your pulse. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36zbMwxoM6g Please see letter below for important information for patients who are using a Proton Pump Inhibitor. … [continue] Atrial fibrillation – (Checking your own pulse) and Proton Pump Inhibitor Letter
Patient information on what to expect following referral to secondary care.
Please click on this link to view NHS England SW guidance about cold calling Cold Calling Advice for Patients – Sept 15
Norovirus causes viral gastroenteritis, which is characterised by the sudden onset of vomiting and/or diarrhoea. It is self-limiting and most people recover within one or two days. To prevent the … [continue] Sudden onset of vomiting and/or diarrhoea.