Noticeboard

CLOSED FOR STAFF TRAINING - TUESDAY 30TH NOVEMBER FROM 12.30PM

The practice will be closed on the afternoon of Tuesday 30th November 2021 for essential training.  Should you have a medical emergency that cannot wait until the practice reopens the following day please contact the Ayrshire Urgent Care Service on 01563 826930.

Your call will be assessed by The Primary and Urgent Care Team, and a GP where appropriate, between the hours of 12.30pm and 5.30pm.  If the GP feels during the telephone assessment that you require to be seen face to face between these hours you will be seen at the practice or offered an appointment after 6pm at your local Ayrshire Urgent Care centre.

Please note the above telephone number is only active on GP Practice training days and will not be able to be used after this date.

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

Please note the practice will be closed on the following dates:

Monday 27th December

Tuesday 28th December

Monday 3rd January

Tuesday 4th January

If you require urgent medical advice on these dates please phone 111

PRESCRIPTION LINE

In order to keep up with current demand for prescriptions and to reduce footfall to the building, we are temporarily increasing the amount of time the prescription ordering phone line is open.  The prescription line will be open from 9.30am to 11.30am until future notice.

CORONAVIRUS VACCINE HELPLINE

For general information about the coronavirus vaccine and its delivery phone 0800 030 8013 (available 8am to 8pm, 7 days a week).  Please note it is not possible to book or change appointments via the helpline.

FACE COVERINGS

In keeping with Scottish Government guidelines, all patients are still required to wear a face covering when entering the hospital and during your visit at the surgery.  We do have a limited supply of face masks and one can be provided should it be needed but we would kindly ask everyone to use their own where possible.

CORONAVIRUS

Please note that all requests for GP appointments are still being triaged by telephone.

If you have any symptoms of fever, new continuous cough, change in taste or smell or have been in contact with someone with coronavirus please do not come into the practice. For advice on symptoms please telephone the practice or 111.  Please note that 111 are currently experiencing high call volumes.  

Prescriptions

Community pharmacies are continuing to experience a very high demand for their services.  Please leave 72 hours before collecting your prescription.  Please check opening times before visiting the pharmacy.

New Patient Registration

If you stay within our Practice area, as detailed in the map opposite, you are welcome to register with the Practice.  You will be asked to complete a registration form, which can now be downloaded from our website.  You are now able to e-mail the completed form to the practice at 

Clinical_Practice_GirvanDrMcCullochPtnrs_80289@aapct.scot.nhs.uk

You will also be asked to complete a new patient questionnaire, which can also be downloaded.   This questionnaire gives the practice some indication of your general health, medication, allergies and previous medical history before we receive your medical records from your previous Practice.

When you send us your completed form the receptionist will offer you a new patient check-up with one of our Practice Nurses.  Please bring your list of current medications to this appointment.

Please contact the Practice prior to completing your forms to ensure that you are eligible to register. 

Download our Registration Form Here

NOTE: Please note when downloading the Registration Form, please make sure you have the latest Abode reader downloaded and open with internet explorer.

Download our New Patient Questionnaire Here

Change Personal Details

If your personal details (e.g. address, phone number or email address) have changed you can now let us know immediately.

Guide to GP Services

The Royal College of General Practitioners has produced a useful guide for patients about the services on offer at GP Surgeries and how to access them.  You can download the guide below.

pdf A Patient Guide to GP Services

 
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