Information from Age UK to help self isolating, high risk patients with meals –
Like the common cold, coronavirus infection usually occurs through close contact with a person with novel coronavirus via cough and sneezes or hand contact. A person can also be infected by touching contaminated surfaces if they do not wash their hands. For more information see. https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
- If you are suffering with a cough, high temperature or shortness of breath
- Have travelled to an area affected by Covid 19
- Have had contact Covid 19 or any persons affected by it
Visit NHS 111 online or call 111 now and DO NOT ATTEND the GP surgery, pharmacy , hospital . You should isolate yourself at home
Everyone is being reminded to follow Public Health England advice to:
•Always carry tissues with you and use them to catch your cough or sneeze. Then bin the tissue, and wash your hands, or use a sanitiser gel.
•Wash your hands often with soap and water, especially after using public transport. Use a sanitiser gel if soap and water are not available.
•Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
•Avoid close contact with people who are unwell
Coronavirus – Information for Patients of Abbeyview Surgery
How to get an isolation note
If you require an isolation note please follow the link below
REPEAT MEDICATION URGENT REQUEST
We are getting overwhelming numbers of early requests for prescriptions.
Please DO NOT request medications unless they are due.
Please help us to issue medications safely in this challenging Coronavirus period.
The Mental Health helpline number 0800 001 4331