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*** Important notice regarding Covid-19 vaccinations ***
We are now unable to book first Covid-19 vaccinations for patients due to the national supply chain. Once we are able to recommence offering first vaccinations we will update this website, social media and our phone message. For those patients aged under 50 we will initially contact via text message to book.
Please be assured however that we have vaccine supply for all of our patients who require a second Covid-19 vaccination. In the majority of cases these will be given in the 11th week after your first vaccination. We will contact you directly one to two weeks ahead of time to book your appointment. This may be over the phone or by text message.
Please do not contact reception regarding the above. We will contact you.
09/03/21 Update on Covid-19 vaccinations for Leatside patients
We are now able to book Covid Vaccinations for all patients who fit into Cohort 5 (aged 65+) and Cohort 6 (all individuals aged 16 years to 64 years with underlying health conditions which put them at higher risk of serious disease and mortality. In addition to this Cohort 6 also includes all unpaid carers as well as those with a Learning Disability).
We currently have availability for vaccine appointments this week. Please call the surgery between 14:00-18:00 weekday afternoons and choose option number 4.
A list of those covered in Cohort 6 is below:
* chronic heart disease (and vascular disease)
* chronic respiratory disease, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), cystic fibrosis and severe asthma
* chronic kidney disease
* chronic liver disease
* chronic neurological disease including epilepsy
* Down’s syndrome
* severe and profound learning disability
* solid organ, bone marrow and stem cell transplant recipients
* people with specific cancers
* immunosuppression due to disease or treatment
* asplenia and splenic dysfunction
* morbid obesity
* severe mental illness
Important information for patients who have been invited to attend an appointment at St Boniface House for a COVID-19 Vaccination. Watch a short instructional video about your visit from Dr Will Kumar.
Please click here and carefully read the information sheet to prepare for your vaccination appointments.
Your appointment date and time will be on the text message you received. Please note, patients who attend that do not have a booked appointment will be turned away and asked to wait until they are invited.
How to find St Boniface House (Google Maps)
Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine - patient information leaflet
AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine - patient information leaflet
Guidance for Older Adults
What to expect after your vaccination
You spend very little time with your clinicians and the rest of the time you are managing on your own.
Bereavement, suicide and loss | Care providers and help around the house | Carers | Cups of tea and a chat | Dementia & Alzheimers | Disabilities | Drugs & Alcohol | Finances & debt | Housing & homelessness | Legal issues, rights & benefits | Mental Health | Older people | Sexual or domestic abuse | Support for children & families | Transport & mobility | Victim support & advocacy
You can now contact our GP practice through the NHS App. Simply use the form - or online consultation - to tell us about your symptoms. A member of our practice will come back to you. We might be able to give you the help and advice you need, without you having to phone or come into the practice. This is really useful during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, as it helps keep our patients and staff safe by reducing the risk of infection. We provide this service using eConsult and the service is quick, convenient, safe and secure. You can get more information about accessing health services online at www.nhs.uk/health-at-home. Find out more and download the NHS App.
Get an eConsult response
within 48 hours
Medical Care when we are closed
NON-EMERGENCY: Have a look at out "Get health information" page. Alternatively, call 111 for non-urgent medical advice.
MINOR INJURIES: We do not provide a minor injuries service. You should attend A&E or a local minor iunjuries unit. The LIVE WAITING times for these services are listed here.
EMERGENCY: Dial 999 or go to your nearest A&E Department (you must not dial 999 for anything other than an emergency)
If you do need to attend the emergency department at Torbay Hospital please read this leaflet.