MAY DAY BANK HOLIDAY
The surgery is CLOSED for the bank holiday on Monday 4th May. If you need to be seen urgently over the weekend please contact the surgery for advice. Hyde Park Surgery and Burley Park Practice work together as a HUB on a weekend between 8 am - 4 pm and will be open as follows:
Saturday 2nd May 8am - 4pm HUB service @ Hyde Park Surgery
Sunday 3rd May 8am - 4pm HUB service @ Burley Park Medical Practice
Monday 4th May 8am - 4pm HUB service @ Burley Park Medical Practice
If you need urgent medical attention while the surgery is closed ring NHS 111. In an emergency ring 999
TARGET TRAINING DAY
The surgery will be CLOSED for training purposes between 12 noon and 5:30 pm on Thursday 30th April. If you need a doctor urgently whilst we are closed please ring NHS 111. In an emergency telephone 999 for an ambulance.
PATIENT REFERENCE GROUP (PRG) Each GP practice is being encouraged to have a PRG. Patients and practice staff will meet regularly to talk about what the practice is doing well, and what could be improved. If you would like to join our PRG please see the section below on Patient Group
ON-LINE APPOINTMENTS & PRESCRIPTIONS!! - You can book your appointment on-line, up to 3 months in advance & also request repeat prescriptions. Ask at reception for a password.
CHLAMYDIA Testing for males & females aged 16-25.
Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection that often has no symptoms.
The test is a simple, painless, self taken swab for females and a urine test for men - ask your doctor, nurse or receptionist for a testing kit.
Why should I be tested?
To stop the spread of infection & prevent fertility problems in the future. Every time you change your sexual partner you should get a test
The treatment is a short course of strong antibiotics.
If you are over 16 you can collect free condoms from the surgery.
Ask your doctor, nurse, or receptionist.
You can ring the receptionist and arrange to collect your condoms from reception.
If you are aged 13-16 you can collect free condoms from the surgery - please contact the surgery to arrange with the Nurse Practitioner.