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NOTICE TO PATIENTS REGARDING CORONAVIRUS

We are aware many patients are anxious about the change in guidance from July 19th, and whether they should be wearing a face mask or not. We would like to commit to our continued efforts to safeguard our staff and patients and will be asking for the continued use of masks in all environments at the Practice, including the waiting room, reception, clinical spaces and administrative spaces. May we thank you in advance for your co-operation over this matter.

 

RESTRICTIONS ARE NOW IN PLACE TO LIMIT THE NUMBER OF PATIENTS ENTERING OUR SURGERY PREMISES. PLEASE DO NOT ENTER OUR SURGERY IN ORDER TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT OR REQUEST A PRESCRIPTION. PLEASE RETURN HOME AND TELEPHONE RECEPTION. OUR TELEPHONES WILL BE BUSIER THAN USUAL BUT WE WILL ANSWER YOUR CALL AS SOON AS WE ARE ABLE. WOLVEY, SAPCOTE, AND SHARNFORD SURGERIES ARE CLOSED TEMPORARILY DUE TO COVID-19, PLEASE CONTACT BURBAGE SURGERY ON 01455 634879 FOR ENQURIES.

 

PLEASE ACCEPT OUR APOLOGIES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE

BURBAGE SURGERY

NHS Digital has issued a Data Provision Notice for Planning and Research. This means we are required to share your information with them unless you tell us not to. To opt out https://nhs-prod.global.ssl.fastly.net/binaries/content/assets/website-assets/data-and-information/data-collections/general-practice-data-for-planning-and-research/type-1-opt-out-form.docx complete the form and submit to the practice for processing before 31st August 2021  (original date of data extraction changed from 1st July 2021 to 1st September 2021)

 

 

 

 

Non-NHS Services

Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore athealth_clipboardtract charges. Examples include the following:

  • Medicals for pre-employment, sports and driving requirements (HGV, PSV etc.)
  • Insurance claim forms
  • Fitness to Fly letter
  • Prescriptions for taking medication abroad
  • Private sick notes
  • Vaccination certificates

The fees charged are based on the British Medical Association (BMA) suggested scales and our reception staff will be happy to advise you about them along with appointment availability.

Forms for Signature

We respectfully ask patients requiring this service to leave full instructions as to the completion of the form and whether they will be collecting it or prefer for it to be posted on completion. The doctors provide this service privately and there will be a fee charged for each service provided. We cannot guarantee a time for form completion, as this has to be fitted in with their usual duties. Patients requiring their completed forms posted to the relevant address must ensure that their form is accompanied by a stamped addressed envelope. Forms not having an envelope will be left at reception for the patient to collect.

 
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