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Upcoming Appointment Changes:

We will be changing our appointment system from 15th April 2022. We will no longer be asking patients to call at 4pm for an early morning appointment the next day. Instead we ask patients to call at 8am on the day that they require an appointment. 

Household Support Fund

Information from Cambridgeshire County Council

We understand money can sometimes feel a little tight especially after Christmas.

If you need support paying for food or energy bills to get you through the New Year, the Household Support Fund could help.

https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/residents/coronavirus/household-support-fund

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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