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Dr Forgan has completed the London Marathon 2021!

Dr Rachel Forgan has completed the London Marathon 2021! We as a practice would like to congratulate her on this brilliant achievement! She has raised money for the Global Access to Covid Vaccinations (GAVI Alliance). Thank you to all those who gave her support! Click below to learn more about the GAVI Alliance: Rachel Forgan …

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What are GPs and the Practice Team doing? Working harder than ever

National guidance stops patients directly booking a face to face appointment, they must have a remote consultation, such as a telephone consultation first. This can be frustrating for patients, and we sometimes share this frustration, but are obliged to work according national guidance, which is there to protect vulnerable patients. Anyone who the GP decides …

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General Practice Data for Planning and Research (GPDPR)

This practice is supporting vital health and care planning and research by sharing your data with NHS Digital. We are legally obliged to do this by NHS England. For more information about this see the GP Practice Privacy Notice for General Practice Data for Planning and Research-click here.   The following is a video explaining …

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Covid-19 Vaccination Pop -up Clinics in Lewisham-18,19 & 25 June 2021

  Protect yourself, your family and your friends by getting vaccinated. If you are age 40+ you can attend one of these walk-in services in June to get your COVID-19 vaccine. No appointment is necessary.   Lewisham Hospital Location: Lewisham Hospital, Lessof auditorium, accessed via the Blue Zone Date and time: Fridays in June – 18 and …

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Covid 19 Vaccination Webinar Thursday 11 March 2021

Do you have questions about the Covid-19 Vaccine? Would you like to hear from someone who has taken it?   Lewisham Council is hosting a free online event for Lewisham Residents on Thursday 11 March 2021, 6-7pm, click the link below for full details.   LetsTalk11March

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Healthy Start

What is Healthy Start? With Healthy Start, you get free vouchers every week to spend on milk, fresh, frozen, and tinned fruit and vegetables, fresh, dried, and tinned pulses, and infant formula milk. You can also get free vitamins. Pregnant or have children under the age of four? You could qualify if you’re on benefits, or …

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Flu Vaccination

We have started our Flu vaccination clinics for patients over 65 years old. We have put extra precautions in place this year to make it as safe as possible for patients to have their Flu vaccination and have vaccinated more than 100 patients during our first Flu clinic!   If you are eligible we can …

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Pneumococcal Vaccination

Pneumococcal infections are caused by a bacteria called Streptococcus pneumoniae which mostly lives harmlessly in the back of the nose and throat. However, sometimes the bacteria becomes invasive and causes serious illnesses, such as pneumonia, septicaemia (blood poisoning) and meningitis. Fortunately an effective vaccination is available. The Department of Health recommends the national pneumococcal immunisation programme for people aged 65 …

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Shingles Vaccination

Shingles (also known as herpes zoster) is caused by the reactivation of the chickenpox virus. After people have chickenpox – usually as a child – the virus travels up a nerve root and lies dormant (inactive) inside you, near the spine. Later in life the virus can reactivate and cause shingles. Why this happens is …

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