Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
You should only leave the house for 1 of 4 reasons:
Important - These 4 reasons are exceptions – even when doing these activities, you should be minimising time spent outside of the home and ensuring you are 2 metres apart from anyone outside of your household.
There is separate advice about:
Do not leave your home if you have either:
To protect others, do not go to places like a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Stay at home.
Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do.
Only call 111 if you cannot get help online.
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The provider of our clinical system - Emis Health - is changing certain technical aspects of the way in which it delivers services to us. This will not impact the delivery of services to patients but we wanted to let you know about the changes in case you have any questions. Click her for more information
The practice has a Sue Ryder Community Navigator who visits every Friday morning to offer practical information and support for patients or their carers.
If you would like to see the Navigator or would like more information please ask at reception.
We offer a prescription delivery service from the Stanton surgery for all registered patients. We are able to deliver to collection points at the post office in Hopton, Barningham and Garboldisham. If you would like more information regarding this service our Dispensary staff will be able to advise you - 01359 253701
Check out the Online Services section for details!
STATEMENT OF INTENT
Our Practice is committed to develop the delivery of better care to our patients utilising the Information Technology developed through and under the direction of NHS England. We currently use Summary Care Record, GP2GP Transfer and Patient Access Online for appointments, repeat medication requests and viewable summary care record. The Practice is committed to include detailed coded information as part of the Patient Access Online facility by 31st March 2016.
5-in-1 vaccine – this single jab contains vaccines to protect against five separate diseases: diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough (pertussis), polio and Haemophilus influenzae type b (known as Hib – a bacterial infection that can cause severe pneumonia or meningitis in young children)
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine
Men B vaccine
5-in-1 vaccine, second dose
Men C vaccine (DISCONTINUED from July 1 2016)
Rotavirus vaccine, second dose
5-in-1 vaccine, third dose
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine, second dose
Men B vaccine second dose
Hib/Men C vaccine, given as a single jab containing vaccines against meningitis C (first dose) and Hib (fourth dose)
Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine, given as a single jab
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine, third dose
Men B vaccine, third dose
Children's flu vaccine (annual)
Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine, second dose
4-in-1 pre-school booster, given as a single jab containing vaccines against diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough (pertussis) and polio
HPV vaccine, which protects against cervical cancer – two injections given 6-12 months apart
3-in-1 teenage booster, given as a single jab and contains vaccines against diphtheria, tetanus and polio
Men ACWY vaccine, given as a single jab and contains vaccines against meningitis A, C, W and Y
Personalised planner - why not create and download your own personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations -
We offer the following clinics and services:
Contact 01359 253700 and ask for an appointment for the examination. Each doctor has set appointment times for such examinations as they require more time than can be allocated during a routine surgery. There is always a charge for such examinations and you will be advised prior to the examination of the charge.
Appointments can be made with the team for:
If you are asked to bring in a specimen for analysis, please label the container clearly with your name and date of birth. These need to be brought to the surgery prior to 1.30pm.
These are performed by the practice nurses and sometimes by the doctors and may be booked in to a routine surgery. Please tell the receptionist that you would like a smear test when you book your appointment as it is important to do the test at the correct time and a slightly longer appointment is necessary.
Dr Raton-Lunn (DFSRH) offers coil and implant fitting. Please book an appointment with her to discuss if you are considering this method of family planning.
All doctors offer full maternity medical services. Home deliveries are supported for appropriately chosen and counselled mothers in co-operation with the Midwifery team.
The midwife is responsible for providing midwifery care to a mother and baby before, during and after birth.
Please ask your midwife for a leaflet detailing the clinic times.
To contact the midwife: Telephone: 01284 713908
Health Visitors are registered nurses with extended training in family relationships and child development. Their aim is to promote good health and prevent ill health.
Telephone: 01359 253915
Every Tuesday at Bluebells Children's Centre 2.00pm—3.30pm.
The health visitor also attends Early Birds at Hopton on the fourth Thursday of the month.
Early Birds is a mother, baby and toddler group and is held at the Hopton High Street Chapel every Thursday 9.30am—11.30am during term time.
District nurses provide skilled nursing care and support for sick and disabled people and their carers in their own homes. They are responsible for assessing, planning and evaluating the needs of patients and their families and for monitoring the quality of care given. These services are available daily and the team can be contacted on 01379 898853. If they are not available to speak to a message can be left on their answerphone.
If you require vaccinations relating to foreign travel please complete a travel questionnaire and hand to reception and the Practice Nurse will provide recommendations. Please contact the surgery one week later and you will be advised what travel vaccinations are required for your trip. Please allow at least six weeks ahead of your intended travel date to enable all vaccinations to be given.
Not all vaccinations are available on the NHS and some countries may require you to have an International Certificate of Vaccination to enter the country. You will need to discuss these with a travel clinic and there will be a charge for these. The surgery will only provide vaccinations which are available on the NHS.
The surgery does not provide travel health advice. We recommend you speak to a travel clinic to make sure your travel health needs are properly assessed.
To download a Travel Questionnaire please click here
For up to date information regarding all country recommendations please click here
There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below also
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