Measham Medical Unit

 

Village Information Poster for NOVEMBER

 

Update on the installation of our new Clinical Computer System: The online system for booking appointments and for ordering prescriptions is now up and running again. Please remember that in order for us to provide access for you, we need you to come in person with photo ID to the Medical Unit.

We are stopping the tick-and-save scheme for dispensary, and will now offer online access, delivery service for dispensary patients over 60, or ‘the old fashioned way’ of bringing your slip in.

SELF CARE means knowing how to keep fit and healthy, how to deal with medicines appropriately, manage self-treatable conditions and when to seek appropriate clinical help.

If you have a long-term condition, self care is about understanding that condition and how to live with it.

This year’s Self Care Week takes place from November 14-20, and aims to help you become more knowledgeable about health and lifestyle options that will impact positively on your physical and mental wellbeing. For more information, visit: www.nhs.uk/selfcare Remember: Small changes in activity levels can make really big changes in your health and well-being.

And a reminder: Don’t forget that flu vaccinations are still available at the surgery for all those patients who are entitled (patients 65 and over, as well as patients with certain conditions. Call in for your vaccination or ring us and book an appointment.

Measham Medical Unit

Village Information Poster for OCTOBER

IT’S ALL CHANGE AT THE SURGERY from 19th OCTOBER!! These changes might affect you!

Our change to SystmOne (our new Clinical Computer System) is now well underway – the actual date for changeover is 19th October 2016.

* Results (including bloods, x-rays and scans) will not be available until 24th October.

* Online services will be unavailable until at least 30th October and new pins and passwords will have to be issued to patients in person with photo id.

* In the week beginning 17th October, we will be operating urgent care and medical emergency surgeries only, and on 19th, 20th and 21st October, our appointments lines will be closed whilst we transfer our appointment book to the new system.

Flu vaccinations Don’t forget that flu vaccinations are now available at the surgery for all those patients who are entitled (patients 65 and over, as well as patients with conditions such as: diabetes, heart disease, respiratory disease, liver or kidney disease, pregnant women, neurological conditions. Call in for your vaccination or ring us and book an appointment.

Tip of the month

If you have recently moved into the area then don’t forget to register at the surgery.

For more information, visit our website: www.meashamdoctors.co.uk

On Tuesday 12-April starting at 7pm in Norton Village Hall we will have 

Call Push Rescue Training

This will be a DVD lead training session, with hands on practice on dummies, including

  • Learn CPR
  • Child CPR
  • Recovery Position
  • Defibrillator Awareness

This is approximately a 1 hour session, which will give you the skills that may one day save someone's life.

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This training is provided by the British Heart Foundation.

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NJT Defibrillator

We now have a Public Access Defibrillator

This is for emergency use, and may save someone's life.

 

 

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