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Newbury Street PracticeThe Health CentreMably WayWantage, OX12 9BNTel: 01235 763451
Recording Calls - please be aware that all calls both in and out of the practice are now recorded
We are having problems with our patients notes system, EMIS, this means we will slower dealing with patient calls, econsults, prescriptions etc until EMIS can sort out the problem. Please be patient, we know it's important and you will be dealt with as soon as we can access notes correctly
You are invited to a Zoom Talk – 22nd April 2021 – ‘Keeping Your Mind and Body Fit in Older Years’. Click here for more information.
For enquiries specifically related to Covid vaccinations, please use our dedicated email address firstname.lastname@example.org or our dedicated Covid vaccine line 01235 774509. To see the latest Covid updates - Click here
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‘Morning After’ contraception works best when taken within 24 hours although it is still effective up to 72 hours after sexual intercourse. You can book to see a practice nurse or a doctor if you need emergency contraception. It will help you to get an emergency appointment if you can tell the receptionist why you need the appointment. The ‘morning after’ pill is also available over the counter at the chemist.
Thinking of having a baby?
Pre-conceptual advice is available from the Practice Midwife or from your own doctor. Please ask the receptionist to make an appointment.
All the following Clinics take place within the Health Centre:
If you have a Long Term Condition we may invite you in for a Long Term Conditions Annual Review.
Attached to the First Invitation letter will be a patient questionnaire for you to fill in and bring with you to your appointment.
If you no longer have a patient questionnaire please click on the link below to download and print off a copy.
Long Term Condition Review Questionnaire
If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss your travel arrangements. This will include which countries and areas within countries that you are visiting to determine what vaccinations are required.
There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below:
It is important to make the initial appointment as early as possible. Please complete the form and return to us at least 4 - 6 weeks before you are scheduled to travel for short stays abroad and 12 weeks before long trips. The vaccines have to be ordered as they are not normally a stock item.
Some travel vaccines are ordered on a private prescription and these incur a charge over and above the normal prescription charge. This is because not all travel vaccinations are included in the services provided by the NHS.
Travel Health Questionnaire
Please complete and return a copy of our Travel Questionnaire to the practice or email to email@example.com. Please give us at least six weeks BEFORE you travel. You can either obtain a form from reception or print one out by clicking on the link here
Travel Vaccination Form
Additional Travel Information
If you are travelling to Europe the EU has published useful information for travellers on the European website.
You may like to check out http://www.fitfortravel.nhs.uk/home.aspx website for more detailed travel advice.
If you are dropping a specimen off at the Surgery in time for the collection, please ensure they reach the Surgery before 15:00.
Please phone in for your results on 01235 763451 after 12:00 ideally, or between 14:00 and 18:00 at least four working days after the specimen has been taken.
Tests carried out at the Hospitals can take up to ten working days before the Doctor receives the result. Please ensure that when you phone you get the results of all the tests requested.
Private medical examinations for Insurance, Heavy Goods Vehicle, Public Service Vehicle, Hackney Carriage, aviation and parachuting may be arranged with the Doctors by appointment. In addition Dr Partner is qualified to carry out Aviation medicals.
In order to make an appointment for a medical, you need to let the Practice have the papers at the time you make the booking. We are unfortunately unable to carry out a medical until we have received the full details of what is required from the party involved. These appointments usually take 30 minutes and are carried out Tuesday to Fridays.
A list of fees for non-NHS services (eg. medicals and Insurance forms), is available from reception or please click on the link below to view.
Fees for Non NHS Services
Please find below a downloadable BP form. Please do your BP's at home for 1 week and return to firstname.lastname@example.org or hand in at reception desk. Please don't forget to add your name and date of birth. You will only be contacted by a GP if they need to discuss your readings with you
Home BP Form
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