Old Kilpatrick Medical Practice
Corona Virus- Information changes quickly- the most up to date information is available at www.nhsinform.scot There is also a National Advice number 0800 028 2816
FIT NOTES (SICK LINES) Go to https://111.nhs.uk/isoolation-note to self certify for 14 days
Patients at High Risk we have produced an information sheet you may wish to consider. It raises the questions of your personal wishes about your future care should you become seriously ill. Available HERE
For patients with COPD there is an information sheet HERE
We will all have concerns over this our local health authority have published a wide range of help for your Psychological Wellbeing This is endorsed by our local Health Partnership and is trustworthy Available HERE
You may find the following links useful;
National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 https://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/
NSPCC helpline: 0808 800 5000 If you are worried about a child
Childline 0800 1111: Offers free, confidential advice and support for any child under 18 years.
MIND: Mental Health Support with specific advice on "Coronavirus and your wellbeing". www.mind.org.uk
YoungMinds: Specific advice on managing self-isolation and anxiety about coronavirus for children and young people and their parents/carers. http://youngminds.org.uk
ICON: Babies cry: you can cope. http://iconcope.org/
SafeLives: Specific resources for domestic abuse and COVID. http://safelives.org.uk/news-views/domestic-abuse-and-covid-19
IRISi interventions: irisi.org/iris/find-your-local-iris-site/
Can another Health Care Professional deal with your problem? You may find it quicker than waiting for a GP appointment by using one of the services detailed HERE
Please note if you require advice regarding any eye problems you should attend an Optometrist. This includes sticky eyes, red eyes and eye irritations of any kind.
All high street Opticians have an Optometrist who can provide NHS Services.
Please click on the links below for further information on treating minor illnesses, i.e. coughs, fevers, colds etc.
OnLine booking of appointments now available Details HERE
(Site updated 08/04/2020)