Flu Vaccination Clinics 2020 - no appointment required. For any enquiries please call

0800 22 44 88 

Due to the restrictions imposed on us by COVID Edinburgh Practices will not be running flu vaccinations at the surgery.  Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership have taken over to provide drive though and walk through venues and any further enquiries should be directed to.

The drive through venue for our patients is:

The Younger Building, Edinburgh Park, 3 Redheughs Avenue Edinburgh, EH12 9RH (Click here to see map) 

The dates allocated for our practice are below you can attend on any of the dates - times will be allocated by surname See chart below.  - however be assured that if you cannot make your allocated time you can turn up at another time and you will be seen. Households with different surnames can attend together.  Please note if you are attending the surgery for a pre arranged appointment with the doctor or nurse after the 27th September  your vaccination will be done here -appointments will not be made for flu vaccinations only  

PLEASE NOTE THERE IS NO LONGER ANY FRIDAY AND MONDAY DATES DUE TO THE VOLUME ALREADY VACCINATED IN THE 1ST WEENEND.  ****Please check this website for further updates to dates before planning your journey*****  

Please direct any comments about any aspect of the flu programme to edinburghprimarycaresupportteam@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk

 26th, 27th Sept,  3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th & , 17th & 18th Oct

Time

First letter of surname

9 - 10am

A – B

10 - 11am

C - D

11am - 12noon

E - H

12noon - 1pm

I – L

1 - 2.30pm

M – N

2.30 - 3.30pm

0 – R

3.30 - 4.30pm

S – U

4.30 - 5.30pm

V - Z

 

Full details of the drive through can be found in this information leaflet Drive Through Information

Walk through centre

The details for the local walk through venue has now been confirmed as Currie Community Centre 280 Lanark Road West Currie EH14 5HT.

Dates are:

24th,  25th and 31st October and 1st November.

Time:

10am till 17.30. 

As with the drive through please help those organising the walk through venue to manage numbers by coming on any date but within the times asssgned by first letter of your surname. Please note later start time for walk through so A-D surname should arrive from 10am and 11.30 am .  We appreciate this may not always be possible.  Please also bear in mind that The Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership are encouraging those who have a car to attend the drive through venue where possible to free up capacity at the walk through locations for those who don't

 

We will work in partnership with the Edinburgh Health and Social care Partnership to ensure this years flu vaccine campaign done as safely and efficiently as possible for you

Covid-19

PLEASE CLICK ON LINK BELOW TO ACCESS THE LATEST INFORMTION FROM THE SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT FOR COVID 19

https://www.nhsinform.scot

Letter from The Scottish Government to Very Vulnerable Patients

Cancer- Covid-19 Patient Information Letter  

Coronavirus and your Wellbeing

https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/#.XnnLgW29nM4.email

Changes to normal service due to COVID-19

Thank you for you help and support during this time

Repeat Prescriptions

Please do not enter the surgery with either  prescriptions request or to collect.

To order please email us at clinical.s70930@nhslothian.scot.nhs.uk and only if you do not have access to a computer phone us on 0131 449 2142.  Please do not use this email address for sending us any clinical information or requesting an appointment.  This is not a safe way to contact your doctor for clinical advice. 

Please note that unless you have specified otherwise all prescriptions will be sent to the pharmacy nearest your address. 

Due to extenuating circumstances we will not be able to process your prescription in the usual timescale.

Please bear with us at this time and help both pharmacies and us by NOT ordering more than you NEED.

Appointments

Please do not  attend the surgery to book or cancel your appointment, please phone us on 0131 449 2142

You are no longer able to book appointments online .

We have moved to telephone consultations and only if deemed necessary by the GP will you be asked to attend the surgery to be seen.

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The surgery has disabled access in the car park at the front of the building. The rear car park is for staff only and is not suitable for disabled access.

(Site updated 29/09/2020)
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