Changes to prescribing for minor conditions
"Why can't I get a prescription for paracetamol?"
The guidance on prescribing medications for conditions that can be treated with over the counter medications has changed. Many of these medications can be bought easily at the pharmacy or your local supermarket. For more information see this handy leaflet
Occupational Therapy Clinics
We have started occupational therapy clinics at the surgery. If you're struggling at work with health problems or are currently off sick from work then this might be for you. For more information and a leaflet, please click here.
At an earlier Patient Participation Group, we were really pleased to have a presentation from Solent NHS Trust's Physio team. Did you know that you can self refer to the physios for ongoing joint or muscular pain?
Click HERE to get access to the self-referral site or to download the form. There's also access to other places that you can self-refer on our website. Click HERE for more.
Are you eligible for a shingles vaccination?
People in their 70's born on or after 2nd September 1942 and those aged 78 or 79 are eligible for shingles vaccination. Click the link below to launch the calculator and check if you are eligible.
Shingles Vaccine eligibility calculator