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Leith Surgery is closed for public holiday on Monday 20th September.  Please contact NHS 24 on 111 if you require medical advice.

The Winter Vaccination Programme will start in September 2021.

 

You can find out if you’re in a priority group eligible for a flu vaccine on NHS inform

 

We don’t have all the details at the moment but we can tell you:

 

  • You will not get your vaccine at your GP surgery
  • You will get your vaccine at a clinic set up to vaccinate large numbers of people quickly
  • You will have a pre-booked appointment or be invited to make a booking at a vaccination clinic.

 

Details on the vaccination clinics are being finalised and when supplies of vaccines become available we will update this page as soon as we have more information.

 

Please don’t phone the practice as we don’t have any additional information for the moment.

Please keep an eye on our website or NHS inform

 

COVID VACCINE INFORMATION

For all COVID 19 vaccine details

please visit https://www.nhsinform.scot/covid19 for information 

or

https://www.nhsinform.scot/covid19status  for information on obtaining a record of your coronavirus (COVID19) vaccination status

COVID Symptoms -If you think you have COVID like symptoms please follow the advice on nhsinform website For further information on Corona virus please click on COVID19 advice and information link on the right hand side of the page

 

Unpaid Carers.  Who qualifies as an unpaid carer, for more information click on the COVID 19 advice and information tab on the right hand side of this page

 

Patient contact number for Flow Centre Minor Injuries is 0300 790 6267

 for further information on who should attend the minor injury assessment  please click minor illness tab on this page 

 

 

 

New Patient Registration -

Register Permanently with a GP  On Line

Application to register a patient permanently with your practice visit 
GP Registration Form 2020 (nhsinform.scot)

please note if you are already registered with a practice in the area we are unable to take you on at this time,  unless you have been asked to find a GP due to your address now being outwith their practice boundary

Registrations will take place Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 11am - 12.30pm 

If you live in our practice area and would like to register with us please check our boundary with our receptionists.  If you need to see a doctor urgently, please inform at time of registering and we will try to accommodate.

You will be asked to complete a registration form and new patient questionnaire. We also have an online access form should you wish to use this service for ordering prescription and booking doctors appointment. You will find these in the links below:

Please note if you return forms and our list is closed we cannot accept your registration. Please complete and return as soon as possible

What we need to see to register you

Proof of address – one of the following:

Council tax bill, lease agreement, mortgage statement, utility bill (gas, electricity) TV licence, electoral roll/polling card.

Proof of Identification - one of the following

We must see photographic ID - passport, ID card, driving licence/provisional

Overseas new registrations

We must have proof you are working/studying

Patients are registered with the practice rather than an individual GP, however for administrative reasons you will be issued with the name of one of the doctors. You can at any time express a preference for a particular doctor. Please let the receptionist know the name of the GP you wish to book an appointment with.

We recommend that where possible you see the same doctor for an on-going problem or illness.  Not all the doctors in the practice provide all services and specific doctors may not be immediately available.

Changes to Personal Details

If you change your name, address or any other contact details please inform us immediately. You can download a form to complete here.

Guide to GP Services

The Royal College of General Practitioners has produced a useful guide for patients about the services on offer at GP Surgeries and how to access them.  You can download the guide below.

pdf A Patient Guide to GP Services

 
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