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*** PATIENT AWARENESS NOTICE***

E&H Building Contractors Residential development of 32 units at Utnabrake, Upper Scalloway, Shetland, ZE1 0UP.

Works will be commencing as from Monday 22nd March 2021 on the above development till further notice.

Please be aware of site traffic passing the Surgery entrance from the Millbrae junction heading to Upper Scalloway.

Traffic control measures maybe in place when required.

Sorry for any Inconvenience this may cause.

As per new guidelines face covering must now been worn in the Health Centre.

Thank you for your cooperation.


Due to COVID-19 we can now offer video appointments with a GP.

If you would like to arrange one of these appointments please call the Scalloway Health Centre and speak to a member of staff.

Once your appointment has been confirmed click the link below for more information.

https://www.scallowayhealthcentre.co.uk/info.aspx?p=14

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We currently having to limit the maximum number of patient inside the surgery to maximum 6 people at one time.

Than you for your cooperation and your patience.

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CORONAVIRUS

If you have coronavirus symptoms, a new persistent cough and/or fever, you know you should stay at home. 

For general advice please visit ( https://www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/infections-and-poisoning/coronavirus-covid-19) or call the helpline on 08000282816. 

If you have symptoms and they have worsened, you are breathless or your symptoms haven't gone away after 7 days, please call 111.

Stay home stay safe.

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ATTENTION !

Due to health and safety risk, patients are reminded that the disabled and emergency area at the entrance to the surgery and Hame fae Hame is strictly NOT A DROP OFF POINT.

parking for disabled badge holders and access for  emergency vehicles only.

Thank you for your cooperation

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Bookable on the day appointments

Please note that bookable on the day appointments are for acute medical conditions only.  Please book ahead for any other conditions.

Thank you.

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Care Navigation

Receptionists make the most of patient appointments with GP's and nurses, like all practice staff they are bound by confidentiality, and are asked by doctors to ask patients reasons for their appointment requests. Please help our receptionists help you if they ask you for information when you call.

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Community service at the pharmacy:    

From 15th January 2018 community pharmacists will be able to treat the following conditions.

  • Urinary tract infections (uncomplicated) in ladies between the ages of 16 - 65 years.
  • Impetigo 

If you have symptoms of either of these please call your local pharmacy.

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PATIENT ESCORTS:  

Please note guidelines for patient escort process is under the "Travel Escorts" link in the "Further Information" below.

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Prescription Ordering Service.

Please contact us for access codes and instructions.

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NHS 24 number is 111.

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Patient Notice

From Wednesday 22nd December till Friday 7th January 2022

GP APPOINTMENTS WITHIN THIS TIME WILL BE URGENT OR EMERGENCY ONLY 

Patients must have a negative COVID Lateral Flow Test, taken before attending any face to face appointment until further notice

 

Online booking system for booster jabs now running

An online booking system for booster jabs is available for those aged 40 and over.

Appointments are available at the Gilbertson Park vaccination centre from Monday (06/12/21).

Sixteen and 17 year-olds are also able to book their Covid vaccines in this way.

Those eligible for the flu vaccine (people over 50 or in an ‘at risk’ category) will also be offered boosters at the same appointment.

To book a vaccination appointment online, visit: https://vacs.nhs.scot/

Appointments can also be booked through the national vaccination helpline on 0800 030 8013.

NHS Shetland says anyone over 49 who has not yet been invited for their booster can also now make a booking.



Covid vaccination status
 

Please see the link below for the correct covid status app:

https://www.nhsinform.scot/nhs-scotland-covid-status



Your Care

The new way in long term condition reviews starting on the 1st of November in the Scalloway Heath Centre.

Please see the link below for more information about this new way for long term conditions reviews. https://www.scallowayhealthcentre.co.uk/info.aspx?p=18

 


              

Welcome

To AskmyGP at the Scalloway Health Centre

A new way to get help from your GP!

 

New Requests

Click this link and takes you through to the askmyGP portal https://my.askmygp.uk/?c=S39087

For further information please click on link below: 

https://www.scallowayhealthcentre.co.uk/info.aspx?p=16


Scalloway Health Centre Online

At Scalloway Health Centre on the Shetland Islands the doctors and nurses take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare.  

We run many clinics for chronic disease care and offer a wide variety of other medical services such as antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.

In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side. Please have a look around and do send us some feedback if you like.



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