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FLU CLINICS 2020


If you are eligible for a free flu vaccination you will receive an invite by phone, letter or text. You will be asked to book an appointment by calling the practice on 020 7923 1999


Anyone aged 65 or over - appointments are available to book NOW


Children aged 2 and 3 - appointments for child flu vaccination (nasal spray) are available to book NOW


Patients under 65 at Risk- the vaccine for this group will be available in early November. Please check here for updates


Summary Care Record

There is a new Central NHS Computer System called the Summary Care Record (SCR). It is an electronic record which contains information about the medicines you take, allergies you suffer from and any bad reactions to medicines you have had.

 

Why do I need a Summary Care Record?

Storing information in one place makes it easier for healthcare staff to treat you in an emergency, or when your GP practice is closed.

This information could make a difference to how a doctor decides to care for you, for example which medicines they choose to prescribe for you.

Who can see it?

Only healthcare staff involved in your care can see your Summary Care Record. 

 

How do I know if I have one?

Over half of the population of England now have a Summary Care Record. You can find out whether Summary Care Records have come to your area by looking at our interactive map or by asking your GP

Do I have to have one?

No, it is not compulsory. If you choose to opt out of the scheme, then you will need to complete a form and bring it along to the surgery. You can use the form at the foot of this page.

More Information

For further information visit the NHS Care records website

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