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Vacancy

We have a vacancy for the following post:

Reception/Administrator

12 month contract (Maternity cover)  21.5 hours per week

Please contact the surgery for further information.

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FLU CLINICS

 Free Flu Vaccinations are available: 

SATURDAY 7th OCTOBER 2017 - 9.00am - 12.30pm

 

MONDAY 9th & MONDAY 16TH OCTOBER 2017 5.30pm - 8.00pm

 

 AVAILABLE FOR:

1. All patients over 65 years of age.

2. All pregnant women.

3. Patients with chronic (long term) chest and heart complaints, diabetes, liver and renal problems.

4. Patients with chronic neurological disease, such as Parkinsons disease or motor neurone disease.

5. Patients with a weakened immune system due to disease (such as HIV/AIDS) or treatment such as cancer.

6. People living in long stay residential care homes.

7. People who are in receipt of a carer's allowance or those who are the main carer of an elderly or disabled person.

8. People who are morbidly obese (defined as BMI of 40 or above).

 

NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY.

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Prescription Ordering Process

 

The surgery now has more choices available when ordering your repeat prescriptions.

 

You can now use any of the following methods to order your medication.

 

Use a direct prescription ordering process where possible to obtain your medication in the shortest possible time:

 

  • Ring the dedicated Prescription Ordering Centre:  
  •    01453 519219

 

  • Nominate a pharmacy for Electronic Transfer of your prescription.  
  • Please be aware that some medicines, for example controlled drugs, cannot be transferred electronically at the moment and so a paper prescription has to be generated.

Under normal circumstances your prescription will be available within 2 to 3 working days.

 

Check with you local pharmacy how long it takes to get your medication ready after they receive the prescription.

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The surgery has experienced a significant intrusion of its phone lines.

Please accept our apologies and use the number 01453 540066 to contact Cam Surgery.  

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                                  CQC Inspection Results - February 2016

The Care Quality Commission (CQC), which is an independent regulator of health and adult social care in England, has completed its inspection of the Cam & Uley Family Practice. These inspections are used to make sure that health services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate and high-quality care. 

The Cam & Uley Family Practice report is now available on the http://www.cqc.org.uk/location/1-586168808

Vale Community Hospital

Vale Community Hospital is open 7 days a week from 8am - 8pm hospital_photo.jpg

Address:    Littlecombe 
                  Lister Road
                  Dursley
                  GL11 4BA
 
Contact Number: 0300 421 8494
 

The hospital replaces Berkeley Hospital and the Sandpits Clinic.

The Vale Community Hospital is now open to both inpatients and outpatients. The hospital benefits from a large free car park and has plenty of on-site facilities.

It's services include community therapy, a range of outpatients clinics, X-ray facilities and a nurse led Minor Injury Unit. The Minor Injury Unit treats minor injuries and illnesses such as sprains, cuts, wounds, minor fractures and minor head injuries.

The Minor Injury direct number is 0300 421 8436

Getting there:

Map of Vale Community Hospital

Bus Services:  Services 35, 207, 210 and 281/211 are direct to the Vale Hospital. Use May Lane Bus Station for all other connecting bus services. Please contact Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 for up-to-date timetables.

Community Transport:

  • Dursley and District 'Good Neighbours' - For elderly or disabled adults in the GL11 post code area Tel:01453 548474
  • Here to Help - For Cam and Coaley residents Tel: 01453 542873 or 01453 543014
  • Stroud Volunteer and Community Action Car Scheme Tel: 01453 759005 (Transport for wheelchair users available on request.)


Click on the link below for outpatient Sevices at the Vale Hospital:

Outpatient services at the Vale Hospital



 
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