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Summary Care Record

There is a new Central NHS Computer System called the Summary Care Record (SCR). It is an electronic record which contains information about the medicines you take, allergies you suffer from and any bad reactions to medicines you have had.

Why do I need a Summary Care Record?

Storing information in one place makes it easier for healthcare staff to treat you in an emergency, or when your GP practice is closed.

This information could make a difference to how a doctor decides to care for you, for example which medicines they choose to prescribe for you.

Who can see it?

Only healthcare staff involved in your care can see your Summary Care Record. 

How do I know if I have one?

Over half of the population of England now have a Summary Care Record. You can find out whether Summary Care Records have come to your area by looking at our interactive map or by asking your GP

Do I have to have one?

No, it is not compulsory. If you choose to opt out of the scheme, then you will need to complete a form and bring it along to the surgery. You can use the form at the foot of this page.

More Information

For further information visit the NHS Care records website or the HSCIC Website

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Noticeboard

 

The surgery and dispensary will be closed on:

   -   Saturday 23rd August

   -   Monday 25th August

       (Bank Holiday Monday)

    -   Tuesday 9th September

         3.30 - 6.30 for staff training

 

Dr Dean is having surgery to her arm/wrist and will be away from the surgery for six weeks from early September.  Dr Watson will be covering her sessions.  We regret that, over this period, the surgery and dispensary will NOT be opening late on Tuesday evenings. 

 

Did you know:

Our dispensary is open until 7pm on a Tuesday evening & between 8.30 & 10.30am on a Saturday. 

Check here for any planned changes to these hours.

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