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Buttercross Health Centre is open as usual over the bank holiday weekend

NATIONAL EMERGENCY: COVID-19

PATIENT NOTICE

 

We are bringing in changes to the way that the practice undertakes appointments with immediate effect in order to minimise the risk of COVID-19 to patients and staff.

 

  • The practice will be strictly reviewing all patient requests

 

  • We are only allowing patients to enter the surgery following a telephone triage call by a clinician; they will advise whether you need to come in.

 

  • If needed, we will offer you a face-to-face consultation after the telephone assessment but this is not guaranteed and will be down to individual clinical assessment.
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  • If you have been offered one of these face-to-face consultations please be aware that the surgery doors will be closed. Ring the doorbell available to alert the surgery of your arrival.

 

Many conditions are able to be safely dealt with during a telephone appointment.

 

Your Data Matters

Your Data Matters to the NHS

Information about your health and care helps us to improve your individual care, speed up diagnosis, plan your local services and research new treatments.

In May 2018, the strict rules about how this data can and cannot be used were strengthened. The NHS is committed to keeping patient information safe and always being clear about how it is used.

You can choose whether your confidential patient information is used for research and planning.

To find out more visit: www.nhs.uk/your-nhs-data-matters 

For more information about your data rights please visit the Your Data Matters campaign at www.ico.org.uk.

Data Protection Officer



 
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