The NHS and Public Health organisations are extremely well
prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure
the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are
available to the public as normal.
Please check the GOV.UK website for the latest information.
Stay indoors and avoid contact with other people immediately
if you’ve travelled to the UK from:
- Hubei province in China in the last 14 days,
even if you do not have symptoms
- Iran, lockdown areas in northern Italy or
special care zones in South Korea since 19 February, even if you do not have
- Other parts of mainland China or South Korea,
Hong Kong, Japan, Macau, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan or Thailand in the last 14
days and have a cough, high temperate or shortness of breath [even if your
symptoms are mild]
- Other parts of northern Italy [anywhere north of
Pisa, Florence and Rimini], Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar or Vietnam since 19
February and have a cough, high temperature or shortness of breath [even if
your symptoms are mild].
Use the NHS111 online coronavirus service at https://111.nhs.uk/service/covid-19
to find out what to do. Call NHS111 if
you cannot use the online service.
General information is also available at https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
***DO NOT ATTEND THE
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You can protect yourself by washing
your hands frequently. Wash your hands
for least 20 seconds using soap and water.
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If you need to see or speak to a GP between the hours of 6.00 pm and 8.00 am Monday to Friday, over the weekend or on a bank holiday, please ring 111 who will help you to access our STAR – Local Extended GP Hours Service.
Extended hours appointments for routine care only can be accessed through your GP surgery or by clicking the link below.
To learn more about our STAR – Local Extended GP Hours Service please access the following link:
Please Click Here to view.
This practice plans to offer the facility for patients to view online, export or print detailed coded information held in their own records from 31 March 2016.
These dates are subject to the necessary NHS GP systems and software being available to the practice.
This practice currently offers the facility for patients:
to book, view, amend, cancel and print appointments online
to order online, view and print a list of their repeat prescriptions for
drugs, medicines or appliances
to view online, export or print summary information from their record, relating to medications, allergies, adverse reactions and any other items agreed between the practice and individual patient
We will publicise and promote our online services to our practice’s patients through the practice website, practice waiting room leaflets, posters and the Patient Participation Group by 31 March 2016.
All patients now have a GP assigned to them. This GP is responsible for their overall care at the practice. If you wish to know who your named GP is, please ask a receptionist.
You remain registered at Prospect Surgery and are still able to make an appointment with any GP in the Practice.
If you have a preference for who you wish to have as your named GP, please let a member of staff know and we will endeavour to comply with your request.
The practice is involved in the training of senior medical students attached to Durham Medial School in Stockton. You may be asked for your permission for a student to be present during your consultation. If you would prefer NOT to have a student present during your consultation with the doctor or nurse simply let the receptionist know. Your decision will not affect your care.
If you require an interpreter to accompany you during your consultation, please advise the receptionist who will make the necessary arrangements. Please help us by giving as much notice as possible.