Coronavirus

Any patients requiring information about testing should visit the NHS website. Testing is now available to symptomatic people over the age of 5.  Patients who do not have access to or cannot use the internet can call a dedicated phone line below, which can be used to order a test if no other options are available.

The Coronavirus Testing Call Centre can be contacted on 0300 303 2713 between the hours of 07.00 and 23.00.  The majority of test results are sent automatically to the individual within four days but for any that aren’t, the Call Centre can help individuals to follow up on their results.

For sheilding queries - please call DRSS 01626 883899

NHS App - By using the #NHSApp you can check your symptoms and order repeat prescriptions whilst self-isolating at home. To find out more go to: http://www.nhs.uk/nhsapp    #coronavirus #COVID19 #StayHomeSaveLives

The cervical screening programme for routine screening is now open. Anybody who receives an invite for their cervical screen should contact the surgery for an appointment, don’t put it off. It’s one of the best ways to protect yourself from cervical cancer.

 

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  • Phone for results after 11am

    Click here to register for Patient Access to see your test results online through this service

    When you have the test or X-ray you will be advised when the result will be available.  If you wish us to give your results to someone else, e.g., a family member or carer, please let us know in writing.

    Sometimes our administration staff are able to give results, but if not they will make arrangements for a clinician to contact you.

    You should be prepared to identify yourself for confidentiality purposes.

    For routine  blood tests and urine results please allow 4 to 5 working days before making enquiries and call 01803 862671.

    X-Rays, other tests and letters from the hospital will take 10 to 14 days.

    If the tests were requested by a hospital then please contact the hospital secretaries directly. 

    If you would like to know more about the reasons we do laboratory tests please click here Lab Tests Online Website and enter the name of your test from the drop-down menu.