Welcome to Low Moor
Appropriate Face Coverings
MUST be worn
In our pursuit of ensuring everyone's continued safety for both patients and staff and in order to carry on accessing services at Low Moor Medical Practice, all patients are required to continue wearing the appropriate face coverings until further notice. Patients exempt face masks are to wear a visor.
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Patients are able to walk into the Practice and request an appointment and drop-off samples. The Practice is initially offering a telephone appointment system. A Clinician will contact you during the day to deal with your concern; a F2F appointment will be offered if the Clinician deems it appropriate.
Low Moor Medical Practice has a Zero Tolerance policy to abuse of our staff:
If I die it will be your fault
COVID Vaccination Certificates
Please do not contact the Practice enquiring about COVID vaccination certification.
We are unable to issue this certificate at the practice.
Please see https://www.gov.uk/guidance/demonstrating-your-covid-19-vaccination-status-when-travelling-abroad for further information.
Proof of your vaccination status will be available on the NHSapp, which is also valuable for accessing your health records and ordering repeat prescriptions.
The NHSapp can be downloaded from https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/nhs-app/id1388411277 for iPhone or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.nhs.online.nhsonline for android.
Alternatively you can call the NHS helpline on 119 (from 17 May) and ask for a letter to be posted to you. This must be at least 5 days after you’ve completed your course of the vaccine, the letter may to take up to 5 days to reach you.
Important information about the coronavirus (COVID-19)
Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.
You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you're
staying at home.
COVID-19 TESTING SITES
Mobile testing units
Mobile testing units are a quick and easy way to get a coronarvirus test, If you would like a test please make sure you book appointment before arriving either by calling 119 or going online at www.nhs.uk/coronavirus.
These pop-up units, run by national coronavirus testing programme staff, will be available in community locations throughout the district.
The units are available for anyone who has symptoms of Covid-19, such as a high temperature, a new cough, or a change in sense of taste or smell, or are concerned they may have the virus.
A face covering will need to be worn, and social distancing must also be followed at all times, when at the site and while travelling to and from it.
You must have an appointment for any testing centre. Appointments are during the day and are released the evening before.
CORONA VIRUS (COVID-19)
DO NOT COME INTO THE SURGERY!
DO NOT GO TO A&E!
DO NOT GO TO A PHARMACIST!
YOU DO NOT NEED TO PHONE NHS 111 unless:
- you feel you cannot cope with you symptoms at home,
- your condition gets worse,
- your symptoms do not get better after 10 days.
Only call 111 if you cannot get help online