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The surgery will be closed as follows over Christmas/New Year:
-  Tuesday 25th December       (Christmas Day)
-  Wednesday 26th December   (Boxing Day)
-  Tuesday 1st January             (New Year's Day)

We will be open as normal between these dates from 8.00am to 6.30pm.

myGP App
Download our new appointment bookings app to your smartphone for free. myGP was developed to make access to healthcare easier and faster for patients. Once downloaded, simply log-in with your date of birth and mobile number and add the people you care for, allowing you to book and cancel appointments for them. It’s really that easy! For more information, please visit: ilovemygp.com.

GP and Nurse appointments are available at evenings, weekends, and Bank Holidays
These are available via Cumbria Health on Call.  To book an appointment, speak to your GP practice or call 03000 247 247.

Closed for Staff Training
From 1.00pm on Wednesday 13th February 2019 and we will re-open at 8.00am on Thursday 14th February 2019.

Next Patient Participation Group (PPG) Meeting
Next Meeting Friday 11th January 2019 - For more information click HERE.

NEVER MISS ANOTHER APPOINTMENT WITH OUR FREE TEXT MESSAGE REMINDER SERVICE
Please update your mobile telephone number at reception today so we can text your reminders of your upcoming appointments and notify you of any check-ups you are due. For more information click HERE.

Repeat Prescriptions


Prescription Requests
Prescription requests must be made in writing and can be made in a number of ways:

Online - please contact reception for details or click https://www.ilovemygp.com/ for further details

In person - use the pre-printed form attached to your prescription (or a request form available from reception)

By post - send it to us with a stamped addressed envelope or a postage stamp

Via your local Pharmacy - your local Pharmacy can arrange your repeat prescriptions.  Please speak to them regarding their individual process.  Please be aware that these requests may take up to 5 working days to process.

Please allow two full working days for prescriptions to be processed (Pharmacy requests may take up to 5 working days) and remember to take weekends and bank holidays into account.  In an emergency we will try to provide same day collection.

If you are requesting an item which you have not had for some time please specify in your request the reason why this item is needed.  There may be a time delay in processing these types of requests if sufficient information is not supplied in your initial request or the Doctor may wish to speak to you before issuing.

Medication Reviews
Patients on repeat medication will be asked to see a doctor, nurse practitioner or practice nurse at least once a year to review these regular medications and notification should appear on your repeat slip.

Please ensure that you book an appropriate appointment to avoid unnecessary delays to further prescriptions.

Prescription Enquiries
If you have a query regarding your prescription or your medications please telephone the surgery using option 1 between  (Please note: We Do Not Accept Requests for Prescriptions Over The Telephone)
 

 
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