Address: Glenridding Health Centre Greenside Road Glenridding Penrith CA11 0PA
Click on the link for a video consultation with the Doctor using a secure system called Attend Anywhere. All you need is a PC, smart-phone or a Laptop with a camera.
Ring us on 017684 82297 to book a video appointment.
If you have been given an appointment at our RED HUB:
the current COVID-19 outbreak, patients experiencing certain symptoms
(breathing issues and / or fever) and who have been telephone assessed by a GP
to need a face-to-face examination will be called to our local ‘Red Hub’.
here www.northcumbriaccg.nhs.uk/redhubsto find out more
about where to go, what it will look and feel like and what to do when you
arrive. There is also a short film and animation to explain why it looks
different for children.
To text to patients who
have an appointment.
You have been given an
appointment at our Red hub. You can find directions to the Hub & more about
how this works at https://bit.ly/2Jv90u6
Dr Amit Paik will be joining the practice in February until August 2020. He will be working under the supervision of on of our usual GP’s. We would appreciate you seeing him in order to give him the necessary experience to complete his GP training. Thank You.
We are aware how important it is to maintain a fully accessible website. We have already started to work with Egton Digital, towards making the website fully accessible in order to meet the WCAG 2.1 Requirements. For more information visit https://accessibility.campaign.gov.uk
Privacy Notice – update COVID 19
Glenridding is committed to protecting your personal
information. In the fight against this global pandemic we are currently working
with all of our partners in Health and Social Care to ensure information is
shared with the right people at the right time to ensure you receive the best
Data Protection rules will not hinder the sharing of personal information
during these unprecedented times and we will continue to process information in
accordance with national law and GDPR.
The processing of personal information relating to this is
necessary for reasons of planning and providing health and social care to both individual
data subjects and is in the substantial public interest in the area of public
health and specifically to support the control of an epidemic. For more
detailed information regarding the lawful basis to undertake these activities
please see the links below:
IF YOU HAVE A NEW CONTINUOUS COUGH OR A
FEVER (WITH A TEMPERATURE OF 37.8 DEGREES OR MORE) YOU SHOULD SELF-ISOLATE FOR
7 DAYS. DO NOT ATTEND THE PRACTICE.
ARE IN THE PROCESS OF CANCELLING ALL PRE-BOOKED FACE TO FACE APPOINTMENT –
APOLOGIES FOR THIS BUT WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED TO MOVE TOWARDS A TELEPHONE
SERVICE IN THE FIRST INSTANCE WHEREVER POSSIBLE. IF YOU NEED TO BE SEEN
YOUR CLINICIAN WILL SCREEN FOR RESPIRATORY SYMPTOMS BEFORE OFFERING A FACE TO
YOU DO NOT NEED A FIT NOTE FROM YOUR GP
FOR THIS – YOU SHOULD SELF-CERTIFY IN THESE CIRCUMSTANCES.
WE ARE OFFERING ONLINE CONSULTATIONS –
CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW – IN ADDITION TO TELEPHONE AND VIDEO CONSULTATIONS
WHICH ARE BOOKABLE BY CONTACTING RECEPTION.
If you have moderate to severe
symptoms, please visit https://111.nhs.uk/covid-19
The 111 telephone link is extremely busy and patients are advised to
go online first.
The NHS is
well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases and has put in place
measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring
services are available to the public as normal.
Check online at gov.uk and at nhs.uk for advice and the latest
COVID-19 information before attending the practice.