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Covid spring booster programme


 For the latest information, please look under the Covid 19 Latest information section located on the right hand side.


25.02.22 - a text was sent out by Park Practice today; we confirm this is genuine.


Following the recent announcement from the Government, we would like to advise that nothing has changed with regards to healthcare settings. Therefore, we are asking all patients to continue with the measures already in place – please wear a face covering (unless medically exempt), hand sanitize and socially distance. We also ask that patients do not come to the surgery if testing positive for Covid in order to keep all patients and staff as safe as possible. Thank you for your understanding. Park Practice


 


09.11.21 - we have received reports from Patient Access users and people who have never registered for the service that they have received Covid passport emails purporting to be from Patient Access.  We have received the following advice from Patient Access:


We advise users of Patient Access to check the name and email address of the sender, all emails from Patient Access will come via an email address that ends in @patientaccess.com. We advise users never to click on any log in links that you receive via email but to visit the site via the address bar of your browser instead so that you know you are on the genuine Patient Access log in page. You can find more information and guidance on our information security page here: https://www.patientaccess.com/security  


We strongly advise users to set up their Memorable Word security feature, as well as using biometrics (fingerprint ID) if they use the app.  


Email addresses used to register for Patient Access account are secure. We do not share any data and no data is ever saved or stored on any device you use to access Patient Access.


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Park Practice is now a "Parkrun Practice". Full details of where and when the runs take place can be found on: https://www.parkrun.org.uk/eastbourne/


Park Practice is now an Armed Forces Veteran friendly accredited GP practice. More information can be found on:  https://www.sussexarmedforcesnetwork.nhs.uk/veteranreservists/ 


https://www.nhs.uk/nhs-services/armed-forces-and-veterans-healthcare/veterans-nhs-mental-health-services/


Clinics & Services

Immunisations 

You should receive invitations for immunisations automatically at the appropriate times. If, however, you do not receive one, please contact the clinic. 

Baby Vaccinations

A clinic is held every Monday afternoon between 14:00 – 15:45 and Thursday morning 10.30-11.30. You will be sent an appointment when immunisations are due.

Antenatal Care 

Our community midwives work closely with the local District General Hospital and provide antenatal care for pregnant women. Full support, advice and the usual midwifery services in the patients' homes are provided. Please see tab Maternity (midwife) referrals.

Flu Vaccinations 

A regular vaccinations against the 'flu virus is held usually in late autumn. We recommend the elderly and people with chronic lung disease and chronic heart disease have the vaccination. Please book your vaccination at the reception desk around late September. 

Family Planning 

The doctors, with support of the practice nurses provide a comprehensive range of family planning services including coils, implants and yearly pill checks. For contraceptive advice please book an appointment to see your doctor or the practice nurse. 

Diabetic Clinic 

The clinic sees all diabetics anually for assessment, advice and appropriate treatment and is run weekly by the practice nurse and your doctor. 

Dermatology Clinic 

A special "skin clinic" is run three days a week by Dr David Price and Dr Thomas who both have a special interest in Dermatology. A referral is required from your own GP to be seen in the Dermatology Clinic.

Hypertension 

As well as treatment from their own doctor, patients with hypertension are monitored and advised by the practice nurse.  You can also check your blood pressure without making an appointment. There is a patient friendly machine in our waiting room. You will be asked to hand your result to the receptionist, who will arrange for it to be reviewed by the nurse. If there are any problems or concerns, the nurse will contact you.

Weight Reducing 

One You East Sussex along with Gloji can provide patients a free digital weight loss programme. Please visit https://www.gloji.co.uk/ for more information.

INR Clinics

The nurses run clinics for warfarin monitoring on a Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Chiropractor

Sam Guillemard is a chiropractor who runs a clinic at the surgery. This is a private service rather than NHS and costs are paid by the patient. To make an appointment call Sam on 07980089377

 

 
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