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WE ARE CURRENTLY SHORT OF GP COVER AND ASK FOR YOU PATIENCE AND UNDERSTANDING.  OUR RECEPTION TEAM ARE DOING THEIR BEST TO ASSIST YOU AND ARE ALL TRAINED IN CARE NAVIGATION WHICH MAY MEAN THEY DIRECT YOU TO ANOTHER SERVICE. THEY ARE NOT MAKING CLINICAL DECISIONS BUT FOLLOWING STRICT PROTOCOL.  IF YOU CAN, PLEASE MAKE USE OF OUR ECONSULT SYSTEM.  

RECEPTION STAFF ARE DOING A VERY DIFFICULT JOB AND DO NOT DESERVE THE ABUSE THEY ARE BEING SUBJECTED TO BY SOME OF OUR PATIENTS.  PLEASE BE KIND AND REMEMBER MANY ARE MEMBERS OF YOUR COMMUNITY AND THEY ALL DESERVE TO BE RESPECTED AND NOT BE ABUSED AT WORK.  AGRESSION, VERBAL ABUSE OR THREATENING BEHAVIOUR WILL NOT BE TOLERATED.  

Repeat medication

If you need to order repeat medication please call our dedicated answering machine number 01356 624411 and select option 3 or use the prescription box at the reception desk or email Tay.brechinprescriptions@nhs.scot or use this website.

BRECHIN HEALTH CENTRE FLU VACCINE CLINICS

 

 

SATURDAY 26th OCTOBER 2019

 

A – J - 8.30am – 12.30pm

 

SATURDAY 2nd NOVEMBER 2019

K - Z - 8.30am – 12.30pm

 

 

No appointment is necessary, vaccinations will be given in order of arrival.

 

Please contact the surgery if you are unsure if you are eligible to receive a vaccine.

 

Please make every effort to attend on the specified dates as any further opportunity will be limited.

 

Clinics & Services

  • Baby Clinic – Contact the Health Visiting Team to arrange an appointment.girl_with_open_mouth
  • Cardiovascular Clinic – by appointment with the Practice Nurse.
  • Asthma/COPD – by appointment with the Practice Nurse. 
  • Diabetes – by appointment with the Practice Nurse.
  • Cryotherapy – by appointment with the Practice Nurse. 
  • Child Health Surveillance – by appointment with the GP’s and health visitor
  • Smoking Cessation – with a local co-ordinator – please ask at reception.

Specialised Services

The following services are provided; you may be asked to sign a separate contract for these:

  • Maternity Care – antenatal and postnatal care. NB the partners do not provide care during confinement or home deliveries.
  • Contraception Services
  • Cervical Smears
  • Childhood Immunisations
  • Psychological and Stress Counselling

Enhanced Services

We also hold contracts with NHS Tayside for the following:

  • Regular monitoring by blood tests for patients on a range of named drugs
  • Annual flu immunisation programme for the elderly and at risk patients
  • Acute warfarin initiation
  • Subdermal contraceptive implants

Investigative and Therapeutic Services

We have ready access to a range of facilities including:

  • Occupational Therapy
  • Psychological Services
  • Day Care Facilities (elderly, terminal care, mental handicap)
  • Radiology (Strathacro)
  • Full Range of Laboratory Services (Dundee)
  • Specialist Consultations
  • Complimentary Medicine
 
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