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FLU CLINIC OVER 65'S 2020

Don't let the Flu catch you!
We now have COVID safe socially-distanced flu clinics available on Saturday 26th September for OVER 65's only. To arrange an appointment, please either call us on 01709 560005 or email us at woodstock.bower@nhs.net
Please do not attend surgery if you have a cough, fever, loss of taste or smell or you/a household member are awaiting a swab or result.
Lets work together and stay safe.

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Continuity Of Care...

Please note, during this pandemic, if you feel you require medical assistance or information from your GP, we are still providing a full care service. Please fill this form below to request an appointment electronically, or ring the surgery on 01709 560005. 

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During this pandemic, our phone lines are extremely busy. Please download the APP and register for an account for repeat prescriptions, appointments, online triage and medical records.

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Blood Tests

blood_tests_4A blood test is when a sample of blood is taken for testing in a laboratory. Blood tests have a wide range of uses and are one of the most common types of medical test. For example, a blood test can be used to:

  • assess your general state of health
  • confirm the presence of a bacterial or viral infection
  • see how well certain organs, such as the liver and kidneys, are functioning

A blood test usually involves the phlebotomist taking a blood sample from a blood vessel in your arm. and the usual place for a sample is the inside of the elbow or wrist, where the veins are relatively close to the surface. Blood samples from children are most commonly taken from the back of the hand. The child's hand will be anaesthetised (numbed) with a special cream before the sample is taken.

Our blood appointments must be done before 16:00pm and are usually back the next day.

You can find out more about blood tests, their purpose and the way they are performed on the NHS Choices website.

 
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