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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.

Latest News

WE WILL BE CLOSED ON MONDAY 31ST MAY 2021 AS IT IS A PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NHS 24 WILL BE COVERING ON 111

WE CONTINUE TO WORK WITH THE 'REDISCOVER THE JOY' TEAM HOSTING VARIOUS EXPERIENCED GPS LIKE DR ROUGH, DR MACKENZIE AND DR MCKEE WHO NOT ONLY ENSURE CLINICAL COVER BUT PASS ON THEIR EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE TO OUR TEAM.

DR JACQUELINE REDDINGTON IS WITH US FROM FEBRUARY TO MAY 2021 THOUGH THE SCHEME.

WE HAVE STARTED TO USE A NEW ONLINE SYSTEM CALLED ECONSULT.  LINKS CAN BE FOUND ON OUR FRONT PAGE.  THE SYSTEM ENABLES PATIENTS TO RECEIVE HEALTH INFORMATION, ADVICE AND SIGNPOSTING. IF ONCE ASSESSED YOU REQUIRE EITHER A TELEPHONE  CONSULTATION OR FACE TO FACE CONSULTATION THIS WIL BE ARRANGED.  PLEASE BE AWARE IF A GP IS PHONING YOU BACK IT MAY NOT BE FROM A BRECHIN NUMBER.  YOU CAN ACCESS THE SYSYTEM DAY OR NIGHT AND WILL RECEIVE A REPLY WITHIN 48 HOURS.  WHY NOT TRY IT AND AVOID THE 8AM RUSH. THE SYSTEM WILL FREE UP OUR TELEPHONE LINES AND APPOINTMENTS.   

BUILDING WORK IS NEARING COMPLETION AND ONCE EVERTHING IS SIGNED OFF I WILL POST SOME PHOTOS.  WE NOW PLAN TO WORK WITH TNHS TO UPGRADE OTHER PARTS OF THE  BUILDING ON A ROLLING PROGRAMME. EXCITING TIMES AHEAD!

PLEASE BE AWARE EYE PROBLEMS SHOULD BE DISCUSSED WITH AN OPTICIAN IN THE FIRST INSTANCE.  ANY DENTAL ISSUES SHOULD BE DISCUSSED WITH A DENTIST.

HAVE YOU CONTACTED YOUR PHARMACIST FOR ADVISE, THEY CAN HELP WITH A NUMBER OF MEDICAL ISSUES.




 

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