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Building Update Essential Maintance - After the temporary closure of Lanchester Medical Centre Building on Thursday 8th April 2021, we can confirm that the services at Lanchester Medical Centre Building resumed on 9th April 2021. Thank you to everyone who has supported the practice in maintaining services to patients during the building closure.

Response to COVID-19 Vaccine Oxford-AstraZeneca media reports

The UK Medicines & Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency, which is responsible for ensuring that medicines and medical devices work and are acceptably safe, have said that evidence DOES NOT suggest that the Oxford-AstraZeneca jab is linked to blood clots.

People should still go and get their COVID-19 vaccine when asked to do so.

Please read more here: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/mhra-response-to-irish-authorities-action-to-temporarily-suspend-the-astrazeneca-covid-19-vaccine

Patient Participation AGM - Wednesday 3rd February 10.30am till 11.30am via Zoom. If you would like to join us please get in touch with Gillian at the surgery 01207520877. PPG Minutes 2.12.2020 PPG Agenda AGM 3.2.20

For Surgery COVID Advise and How we are working please see

COVID SURGERY UPDATE

When you have been asked to attend the surgery: Please come alone or with one carer or parent, where ever possible provide your own face covering, attend your appointment on time not before and do not attend if you have any new COVID symptoms.

Services to Support You or a Family Member

Support for Carers in County Durham - Contact 03000051213

Self Referral for support around your Mental Health Adults - Talking Changes

Self Referral for Support around anxiety and Mental Health for Children and Young Adults - Kooth

If you are self isolating Lanchester Partnership Support can offer to pick up shopping or prescriptions or just have a chat - Please ring 07925130310. This has an answer phone facility.

 

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Welcome to Lanchester Medical Centre

Have you had your annual review?

If not make an appointment for the month of your birthday.

Please provide us with your feedback to help improve our services.

The practice is currently working with NHSBSA to help identify patients,

that are suitable for electronic repeat dispensing.

Please note that from April 2018 the practice will close at 4:30pm every Wednesday.

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Armed Forces Veterans

If you or a family member are a veteran of HM Forces, please let us know so we can update your records. Your practice contact for Veterans is Jennie Griffin. (Ex Armed Forces)

 

The surgery serves the whole of Lanchester as well as its surrounding villages. The surgery has been in the village for over 40 years and over this time has grown from a single handed practice to a practice serving a population of around 4000 patients. Dr Davidson has been at the practice since 2003.

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