THE PRACTICE WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE PUBLIC HOLIDAYS ON
MONDAY 3rd MAY AND MONDAY 31st MAY 2021.
Please do not attend the surgery unless arranged by a doctor.
If you have any coronavirus symptoms please self isolate according to the up to date advice on the NHS inform website here
If you don't have symptoms and are looking for general information on coronavirus, call NHS Inform’s free helpline: 0800 028 2816
The Covid-19 vaccine will be administered according to Government guidance. Patients will be notified when eligible to book an appointment for the vaccine.
If you would like to arrange an appointment for your vaccine please contact the central clinic on 01382 423108 or email email@example.com
If you have received a blue invitation letter and would like to rearrange your appointment please contact the Scottish Covid-19 vaccination helpline on 0800 030 8013.
Information and leaflets are available at Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine | NHS inform
Please do not contact your GP Practice to ask for a Covid vaccination passport or status certificate – we will not be able to provide any standard document. International certification standards have not yet been agreed.
The Scottish Government is working to support the re-opening of international travel once it is safe to do so. They are working with the other UK Nations and with the World Health Organisation to agree on potential future COVID certification requirements for international travel.
If you have a medical emergency, dial 999 and tell the operator you have Coronavirus symptoms
If you’ve developed
You must stay at home for 10 days from the start of your symptoms even if you think your symptoms are mild. Your household needs to stay at home for 10 days also. Do not return to work until your symptoms have completely settled (this may take longer than 10 days).
Do not attend your GP, surgery, pharmacy or hospital although you can contact your GP by telephone for advice (see below).
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If you have symptoms of Coronavirus please contact the NHS to arrange to be tested at 0800 028 2816 or www.nhsinform.scot
Everyone who tests positive for COVID-19 will be put in touch with the local contact tracing team so that other close contacts can be identified. These close contacts, as well as household contacts, will be asked to self-isolate for 10 days.
IIf you have symptoms of COVID-19 and
For further advice, you should now contact your GP during usual opening hours (8am - 6pm) and phone 111 only out of hours (6pm - 8am)
The Dundee COVID-19 Hub and Assessment Centre is at Kings Cross Hospital. This is not a drop-in nor a testing centre.
Information for Health Care Workers with underlying health conditions is available on NHS Tayside Website here
Important information on sheilding and protecting the most vulnerable groups is available here.
Further advice for Ancrum very high risk patients and for parents
If you need assistance during the pandemic then there are many resources available -
For a directory of various services available, please visit the Dundee Community Health Team website : click here
For Tayside Cares : click here
For Support and Helplines contact Dundee City Council here
For Foodbanks and Food Provison in Dundee : click here
Other Useful links -
Guide to community services during the pandemic : NHS24 video (with BSL) - click link here
Do not ask your GP for a fit note if you are off work because of coronavirus. Instead you can get an isolation note to send to your employer as proof you need to stay at home.
To find out more, see coronavirus staying at home advice
Coronavirus isolation note available here
Self Certification form (SC2) to print
Ancrum Medical Centre
12-14 Ancrum Road
Telephone 01382 669316
Fax 01382 660787
Prescription Line (24hr answering machine) 01382 666622
Prescription/Practice e mail -
For Appointments,Telephone Advice or Home Visits -
Telephone 01382 669316
These will be dealt with immediately at all times
Before 8am and after 6pm on weekdays or at weekends, phone main surgery number which will instruct you to telephone NHS 24 on 111.
Please only use this service for problems that cannot wait until the next working day
NHS 24 (Out of hours) telephone 111
In life threatening emergencies such as collapse,severe chest pains, unconsciousness and severe bleeding, telephone 999 for an ambulance
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