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NEW OPENING HOURS:  On the 1 September Ilchester Surgery changed its opening hours to; Monday to Friday 9 am - 4 pm.  

We are now offering our patients the opportunity to book an appointment with a GP, or member of the healthcare team at both Ilchester and Buttercross Health Centre, in Somerton. We are working closely together to offer a more flexible range of services, between both locations to help meet patient demand. After 4 pm there will be a continuation of services offered at Buttercross Surgery. For information, advice or to book an appointment, please call the surgery as usual.

Please note, the surgery currently closes between 1 and 2 pm daily for staff training and essential administration. If you need a doctor please call 01935 840207. In an emergency call 999.

 NEWSLETTER

Current NHS guidelines advise us that ordering prescriptions on the telephone can be unsafe and errors can occur. We therefore request patients use alternatives.

We do not take any requests for prescriptions on the phone. You can easily order prescriptions online if you are over 18 years or age. Alternatively please complete the tear off section on the right hand side of your prescription and drop it into the red box in reception. You may also post your request to the surgery. Allow 72 hrs for collection.

At Ilchester Surgery each patient has their own named GP. You can however see any doctor of your choice. Please contact the surgery if you do not know who your named doctor is and our reception staff will be pleased to advise you.

 

 

 

 

 

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New Opening hours. Ilchester Surgery will be open from 9am to 4pm Monday to Friday.

We are currently booking flu vaccination appointments.

We would appreciate your support in a change to the way you order your prescriptions.

Current NHS guidelines advise us that ordering prescriptions on the telephone can be unsafe and errors can occur. We therefore request patients use alternatives.

You can easily order prescriptions online if you are over 18 years or age. Alternatively please complete the tear off section on the right hand side of your prescription and drop it into the red box in reception. You may also post your request to the surgery.

Ilchester Surgery.

Please take a moment to fill out our 'Friends and Family' survey.

https://www.iwantgreatcare.org/gpsurgeries/the-ilchester-surgery

 

Contact the surgery to register now for online patient access.

If you are over 18 years of age you can order repeat prescriptions and book appointments online. Please contact reception for further details and to apply.

Secure access your medical record is also now possible. Please contact the surgery for further details and an application form.

Please remember you cannot view your whole medical record.

Stay well this winter  www.nhs.uk/staywell

NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening programme

If you are male and 65 years and over you can have a quick, free and simple ultrasound scan to see if you have an abnormal Aneurysm (AAA).

You can contact the Somerset and North Devon AAA screening programme on 01823 344567.

They will just need your name, date of birth and GP details. http://aaa.screening.nhs.uk/

 

 

 

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