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Routine Face to Face Appointments at Dr A Patel Surgery
Appointments at Dr A Patel Surgery
For the latest information please check our News section for updated details of our appointments procedures.
We continue to provide consultations in a way that keeps all patients and our staff safe and minimises the risks of transmission of the Covid 19 virus.
Services which require face to face consultation (cervical cytology screening, childhood immunisations, child health surveillance checks, blood pressure checks, diabetic foot checks etc) continue to be provided at surgery and patients should continue to book these at reception by calling 020 8918 0580 Mon-Fri 12-6pm.
You will be required to wear a face covering (unless medically exempt) throughout your attendance and to comply with social distancing rules (keeping 2m or 6 feet away from other people).
Please CANCEL your appointment if you develop ANY cough, fever, loss of smell/ taste or shortness of breath or if you have had a positive Covid 19 test in the previous 21 days. See advice below on what to do if you think you may have contracted Covid 19 infection.
Telephone or Video consultations
are used initially to assess all other health conditions and patients are then requested to attend for face to face consultation where this is clinically required.
To book a routine telephone/ video consultation call reception on 020 8918 0580 Mon-Fri 12-6pm.
For an urgent same day appointment call 020 8918 0580 Mon-Fri at 8am.
These appointments are for medically urgent conditions only and are limited in number. Please do not use them for routine requests such as sick certificates, medical reports, repeat prescriptions, reviews of long-standing conditions etc
If you wish to book an evening (up to 10pm weekdays) or weekend appointment at our GP access hubs at North Street Medical Centre in Romford or Rosewood Medical Centre in Hornchurch, call 020 3770 1888 (Mon-Fri 2pm-9pm Sat/ Sun 9am-6pm).
Or see :-
REQUESTS FOR MED 3 'Fit Note' Guidance from Londonwide LMCs
Please see information in the News section below for information on Med 3 'Fit Note' during the current situation.
- We aim to provide a high standard of medical care in a friendly and professional manner.
You can help us achieve our aim by reading this website and following the suggestions made to ensure that appropriate services can be provided when you need them most.
The website contains useful information about how to get the most from the practice and visits to your surgery.
Information from the Care Quality Commission
Our practice is inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to ensure we are meeting essential standards of quality and safety.
This widget provides a summary of the results of the latest checks carried out by the CQC.
You will have noticed that the way you access your GP has changed. Please see below for further information.
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At time of writing 31 August 2021 there is a shortage of equipment used for blood testing so routine tests will take longer that is usual.
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