CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION/UPDATE – HADDO MEDICAL GROUP


HADDO MEDICAL GROUP HAVE THIS CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION/UPDATE

Due to the evolving Coronavirus situation, Haddo Medical Group are taking proactive steps to minimise the exposure risk to all of our patients and staff. In line with this, we are actively trying to minimise footfall into the practice during this time.

 

 

Appointments
• All requests for appointments will be triaged.
• Reception staff will continue to take details and you will be contacted by a clinician.
• If you require an appointment, please contact the surgery by telephone.
• More appointments will be dealt with over the telephone.

Please do not attend the surgery unless you have been advised to by a clinician.

If you have been advised to attend by a clinician, please do not be alarmed if they are wearing personal protective equipment.
If you develop new symptoms consistent with the Coronavirus infection please telephone the surgery for further advice prior to attending.

Pre-booked Appointments

• If you already have a pre-booked appointment, you may be contacted to change this to a telephone appointment.
• If you are not contacted, please attend the surgery as normal.

Contacting Patients
• We might not have been able to contact you as for some patients we do not have an up to date number.
• Please ensure we have an up to date telephone number and where possible email address.

Prescription Requests
• You can still request prescriptions via the online service.
• To reduce your need to come to the Surgery, you can hand your prescription request directly to Tarves Pharmacy.
• Please indicate which pharmacy you would like your prescription to be sent to for collection.

• Where possible, do not take your prescription request to the surgery.

Attending the Surgery
• Unless you specifically need a carer with you, please attend the surgery alone.

As per current government instructions, if you develop a new / or continuous cough- with or without a fever, please stay at home for 14 days from the start of your symptoms even if they are mild.

At present, GP practices have no ability to test for Coronavirus. Information about most medical conditions, including Coronavirus, can be found online at NHS inform

Many of us will likely only experience mild symptoms, however it is absolutely vital that we do all we can to protect the most vulnerable people in our community. We are aware that this is a very difficult time and appreciate your patience and understanding as this situation evolves.

Please note that these are unprecedented times and we ask that all patients remain calm while all NHS Services are

put under additional strain.

Viv Tanner
Practice Manager
Haddo Medical Group

INTERNATIONAL PIANO RECITAL 4 FEB 2020

DIGITAL SKILLS COURSE – FREE LOCALLY.

ABERDEENSHIRE BUS QUESTIONNAIRE – IMPORTANT

YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE – FILL IN THIS SURVEY

There are just a few days left to respond to Aberdeenshire Council’s transport survey.  The Council is doing a ‘clean sheet’ consultation about services and what is required by Aberdeenshire’s citizens.

Please click on the link below to the Aberdeenshire Council Transport survey. The closing  date is next Monday 9th December 2019. So people still have time to give their valuable view on the future of Bus Services in Aberdeenshire.

 

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/SYRQ3QV

 

Cllr Paul Johnston

Democratic Independent

Aberdeenshire Council

07799582879

www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk

Tarves Messy Church 9 Dec 2019

Tarves Messy Church
Come along and enjoy fun, fine pieces and go home with something ready for Christmas that you’ve made

BALMEDIE BEACH WHEELCHAIR AS CHARITY SALE – SAT 16 NOV 2019

Support real disabled access to the real beach and wild at Balmedie Country Park.  A great charity initiative making lives better.

THE GREAT ANNUAL FAIR TRADE SALE – ETHICAL SHOPPING 6 – 10 NOV 2019 AT PITMEDDEN

This week it is the ANNUAL FAIRTRADE SALE at Bonnyton Farm Pitmedden.  There will be the usual Fairtrade items people know and love but a huge selection of great gifts and crafts to choose from.  All ethically sourced and fair to the producer.

Come along and browse and buy.  Tea and coffee and fine pieces available, with some sooner at lunchtimes to keep shoppers happy.

Click on the map to see more:

HADDO SNOW BALL – SAT 11th JAN 2020

Come and join us at the Haddo Snow Ball on Saturday 11th January. The new format invites you to bring a hamper of food which will be eat prior to dancing. Start the evening with a glass of fizz. £20pp Book your tickets on line.