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What to Expect From Your Hospital Referral

The below leaflet is from NHS England detailing what to expect from your hospital referral and future hospital appointments including a helpful checklist to make sure you get everything you can out of your appointment. Hospital Appointments Leaflet    

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NHS GP Patient Survey

Have you received an NHS GP Patient Survey?    Invites are being sent out now to a random selection of patients. It gives you the opportunity to feed back about your experiences so if you do receive one, we’d be …

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EU Exit – Important Information

As the government prepares to leave the European Union (EU Exit) on 31 January 2020, all information for patients from Morecambe Bay CCG will be published here and updated as and when the situation may change. Medicines, Medical Devices and Clinical …

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Be Aware of the Early Signs of Head & Neck Cancer

The Northern Cancer Alliance are reminding people to be aware of the early signs of head and neck cancer, and not to put off seeking help. Find out more information on their website – Northern Cancer Alliance 

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Spring Newsletter

Grab a coffee, we’ve put together a Spring Newsletter to keep you up to date with what else has been happening in Practice – a little bit of light reading, for all our patients and anyone else that might be …

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

For the latest information and advice, which is being kept up to date, please visit the government website – click here. The NHS is well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases and has put in place measures to ensure the …

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Did you know we’re a training practice?

We strongly believe in the future of General Practice and are very proud to be a well-established Training Practice. We welcome GP Registrars, 3rd and 5th Year Medical Students, and Apprentices. GP Registrars These qualified doctors are with us for …

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Winter pressures mean high demand for our services

Like every part of the NHS, it is a challenge for us to meet all the demand for our services. At present the demand for our services is extremely high, this is due to an increase in seasonal illnesses, and …

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Axe the Fax

As of 1st April, it is a requirement of our NHS contract that we no longer use fax to communicate, we will instead be using more modern communication methods such as secure NHS email. This will enhance data security and …

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Visiting Rounds at Kendal Care Home

With the drivers of improving quality for patients, and delivering healthcare in a more proactive way at the forefront of our minds, Dr Atkinson and Dr Russell are doing weekly visiting rounds at Kendal Care Home from Monday 10th February. …

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