Entries by Michele Izzo

Flu clinic

We have now received our first delivery of flu vaccinations for patients 64 years old and under. If you are eligible for a free flu jab please book an appointment using your Patient Online Access or the NHS app. You can check your eligibility here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/flu-influenza-vaccine/ If you cannot access the online services please call a […]

First Contact Practitioner role

First Contact Physiotherapist (FCP) You can now book a consultation with the specialist musculoskeletal physiotherapist at your GP practice for muscle, bone or joint problems as an alternative to a GP. The reception staff can discuss and book your appointment. Who is the First Contact Physiotherapist (FCP)? The FCP is a physiotherapist who is an […]

TFL face coverings exemption

TFL face covering exemption Since 15 June it has been mandatory for passengers over the age of 11 to wear face coverings on public transport in London, as well as in private hire vehicles. This has resulted in some patients approaching GP practices asking for doctor’s notes to exempt them from the requirement on health […]