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Free Health & Wellbeing Information & Advice Event

Friday 26th April 2024 Holy Trinity Centre Maldon Road, Wallington SM6 8BL 11.00 am to 3:00 pm Health & Wellbeing Coaches and Social Prescribing Link Workers will be at the Health and Wellbeing Information & Advice Event run by Wallington Wellbeing Charity this Friday! You might have heard of Health & Wellbeing Coaches and Social

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Blood Tests

With effect from 1st May, 2024, the number of blood test appointments we offer has been reduced.  We only have appointments generally available on a Wednesday and Thursday (unless there is annual leave within the surgery). Please attend JHC or the hospital. We ask that you do not be unfriendly to our receptionists as it is

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Think pharmacy first

Going to your local pharmacy offers an easy and convenient way to get clinical advice on minor health concerns, and now community pharmacies can offer treatment for seven common conditions without patients needing to see a GP.

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MMR

In 2023, there were 1603 suspected cases of Measles in England and Wales compared to only 735 in 2022 and 360 in 2021. On behalf of Sutton GP Practices, we are running MMR Vaccination Catch Up Clinics from February-March 2024 for patients who may not be up to date with their vaccinations.

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Sedatives for Scans

Sedatives For Scans / Procedures Performed By Organisations External To Maldon Road Surgery We are unable to prescribe sedatives, such as diazepam, for any procedure or scan being undertaken outside of Maldon Road Surgery, this includes MRI scans and dental procedures. If you feel you need sedation in such circumstances, please speak to the team

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NHS winter flu and covid vaccine

The adult covid and flu vaccination programmes had been due to start in October to maximise protection over the winter months, but now those most at risk including adult care home residents will be vaccinated from 11 September.

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MMR and Measles

Measles is an infection that spreads very easily and can cause serious problems in some people. Having the MMR vaccine is the best way to prevent it.

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Volunteers Required

We are currently looking for volunteers to support practices across Sutton. You can volunteer as little or as much as you can, from an here and there to several hours per week We initially want to set up a working group of volunteers to support other patients with IT and on line services so that we can maximise

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Measles: Are you protected?

Parents are being asked to check children are fully up to date with their measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccinations by checking their vaccine record in their red book.

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Better Health: Every Mind Matters

Looking after your mental health. There are little things we can all do to help look after our mental health. Having good mental health helps us relax more, achieve more and enjoy our lives more.

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Help us help you — Just think 111 first

When you think you need A&E, contact NHS 111 by phone or online. NHS 111 is free and is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You answer questions about your symptoms on the website, or by speaking to a fully trained adviser on the phone.

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Do we have your up to date mobile number?

Register for the Text Reminder Service You can now register to receive information by text message on your phone regarding appointments and health care.  To register for this service please complete our communication consent form. No identification is required for this service. If more than one person shares the use of the mobile phone number given

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