We currently have members of our team off work as a result of being unwell or self-isolating – this clearly affects our ability to maintain our service. Please be patient with staff who are doing their very best to help you. We are receiving very large numbers of requests for medication – much more than… Continue reading Covid-19 update 19.03.2020
First a reminder:DO NOT attend the surgery if you have a new continuous cough or a fever (high temperature). Please follow the advice at: www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ As from Monday 16.03.2020 the Surgery will be operating in a slightly different way. This is to help delay the spread of the virus and to protect staff at the… Continue reading Covid-19 update – 13.03.2020
Please be reminded that if you are seeking general information on coronavirus use NHS 111 online rather than calling 111, this is to help ensure telephone lines are as free as possible for people who suspect they may have symptoms. The link below will provide the latest information and guidance https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ For patients concerned that… Continue reading Coronavirus update 03.03.2020
The NHS and Public Health England (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. 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 as normal. The risk to the general public is moderate. If you… Continue reading Corona Virus update communication 24.02.2020
PRACTICE CLOSURE FOR STAFF TRAINING From 12:30 to 18:30 on Tuesday 25 February 2020, this practice will be closed for important clinical education and training purposes: Emergency cover will be provided, please telephone 111 to access these services: Telephone triage Face-to-face appointments at Drovers House in Bury St Edmunds or Haverhill Clements site (Greenfields Way)… Continue reading Surgery Closure
If you are a Swan Surgery patient why not pop in to a pre-diabetes education morning on Saturday 8th February 9:30 – 11:30. Take this opportunity to get up-to-date information about pre-diabetes as well as learning practical skills which you may find helpful to manage your condition. On offer during the session we have:• NHS… Continue reading Pre-diabetes Education Event
Please be aware that Dr Gove and Dr Dunne have now retired, if they were your GP you will have been allocated to another GP, if you wish to know who this is please ask reception.
We are pleased to welcome Lauren Rottman, Physician Associate to Swan Surgery. This is job role which supports doctors in the diagnosis and management of patients. They work under the supervision of the doctor, training to perform a number of day-to-day tasks including: taking medical historiesperforming examinationsdiagnosing illnessesanalysing test resultsdeveloping management plans Physician Associates (PA’s)… Continue reading Physician Associate
Flu season is here again! Our Saturday walk in clinics this year will be held on the following dates 8.30-11am at both Swan and Forest Surgery: Saturday 14th September (Bookable at Forest ONLY) Saturday 21st September Saturday 28th September Saturday 12th October Please note there will be no clinics held at Mundford this year. Please… Continue reading Flu Clinics 2019
Please be aware if your Registered GP is Dr Gove this will be reallocated to Dr Reed or Dr Sengupta due to Dr Gove retiring April 2019.