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FLU CLINIC

The ongoing COVID-19 outbreak and the need to keep physical distancing means it is not possible for GP practices to give flu vaccines to everyone that should get one.

Click here (Flu clinic information) for more information on who is eligible for a free flu vaccination this year and when and where you can receive it.

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Drive through clinic's at Easter Road Stadium

ADDRESS

WHO SHOULD USE THIS SITE?

DATES OF DRIVE THROUGH CLINICS

Please attend on any of the dates below

WHEN SHOULD I ATTEND?

Please attend at time next to the first letter of your surname

Easter Road stadium

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12 Albion Place

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Edinburgh

EH7 5QG

Anyone aged 65 and over

 

Anyone aged 18-64 in clinical risk groups

 

Those living with people shielding

 

Pregnant women

 

Unpaid and young carers

Saturday 26th Sep

 

Sunday 27th Sep

 

Saturday 4th Oct

 

Sunday 5th Oct

 

Saturday 17th Oct

 

Sunday 18th Oct

 

9-10am              A-B

 

10-11am            C-D

 

11am-12noon     E-H

 

12noon-1pm       I-L

 

1-2.30pm           M-N

 

2.30-3.30pm      O-R

 

3.30-4.30pm      S-U

 

4.30-5.30pm      V-Z

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Walk through clinic's at Norton Park

ADDRESS

WHO SHOULD USE THIS SITE?

DATES OF DRIVE THROUGH CLINICS

Please attend on any of the dates below

WHEN SHOULD I ATTEND?

Please attend at time next to the first letter of your surname

 

NORTON PARK

Conference Centre

57 Albion Road

Edinburgh

EH7 5QG

Anyone aged 65 and over

Anyone aged 18-64 in clinical risk groups

Those living with people shielding

Pregnant women

Unpaid and young carers

Wednesday 4th Nov

Thursday 5th Nov

Tuesday 10th Nov

Wednesday 11 Nov

Wednesday 18th Nov

Thursday 19th Nov

 Tuesday 24 Nov

Wednesday 25th NOv

9-10am              A-B

10-11am            C-D

11am-12noon     E-H

12noon-1pm       I-L

1-2.30pm           M-N

2.30-3.30pm      O-R

3.30-4.30pm      S-U

4.30-5.30pm      V-Z

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CORONAVIRUS ADVICE

NHS24 on 111 is now the first point of contact for all those with COVID-19 related symptoms.

If you have a medical emergency, phone 999 and tell them you have COVID-19 symptom.

Online appointment booking

Due to the current health situation the online appointment booking system has been suspended

 

Minor Surgery

Do you have any minor skin imperfections such as, moles, cysts or skin tags that you would like to have removed? Are these causing you pain, bleeding, infection trauma or distress?

If you have any minor skin problems that you would like treated and are concerned about the waiting times for referral under the NHS, then contact us for assessment and treatment in our monthly minor surgery clinic at Brunton Place Surgery.

Dr Sam Watt is trained in minor surgery in and is able to perform the necessary minor surgery procedures at our practice. Please make an appointment with us and we will be able to help you.

    • Dr Watt can also administer pain relieving anti-inflammatory steroid injections to help with stiff and aching joints

Minor injury

 

NHS Lothian are now offering a Minor Injury Assessment by video call see links below

Information Poster

Minor Injury Leaflet

 

Registration Forms

If you wish to register as a patient of Brunton Place Surgery you need to be living within the practice boundaries ( see map) and entitled to register as an NHS patient. Due to current circumstances we ask that you do not come to the surgery

 

We are still currently registering 40 patients per week, Once we have reached our target number for the week, New patient registration will be closed and we ask you to try again next week.We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

It is very important that all sections of the Registration form and New Patient Questionnaire are filled in and signed where appropriate. Failure to do this will result in the registration not being completed and you will have to re-submit a new form the following week. Due to the current Covid restrictions we would ask that you return the forms to us by post or by posting through the practice letter box.

It can take up to 7 days for all registrations to be processed, so please ensure that you have an adequate supply of any medications required from your previous practice.

To request registration forms please email at: bruntonregistrations@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk  or we can send forms to you if you supply us with a stamped addressed envelope.

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NB This is for registrations only. We are unable to respond to any other queries

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Online Prescription Ordering Service

If you want to join this service all you need to do is ask the receptionist to print you a pin number and then register online within 14 days

 

Have you tried the Online Prescription Request service? 

 

Text Message Appointments Reminders - Do we have your correct mobile number?

 

Aged 50-74? Have you completed Bowel Screening Kit? See further information.

 Bowel cancer is the third most common cancer in the UK.  The earlier it's found, the more effectively it can be treated.  If you are aged 50-74 you will automatically be sent a free bowel screening kit.  If you are over 74, you can request a kit by calling 0800 707 6060.  More information on the programme can be found on the Bowel Screening website.

 

Free NHS 24 Telephone Number - Dial 111 

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