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Covid Vaccine Passport/Certificate PLEASE READ

We are unable to issue this certificate at the practice.

               Please see https://www.gov.uk/guidance/demonstrating-your-covid-19-vaccination-status-when-travelling-abroad <https://www.gov.uk/guidance/demonstrating-your-covid-19-vaccination-status-when-travelling-abroad>  for further information.

               

Proof of your vaccination status will be available on the NHSapp, (Which is also valuable for accessing your health records and ordering repeat prescriptions)

               

The NHSapp can be downloaded from https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/nhs-app/id1388411277 <https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/nhs-app/id1388411277>  for iPhone or https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.nhs.online.nhsonline <https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.nhs.online.nhsonline>  for android.

               

Alternatively you can call the NHS helpline on 119 (from 17 May) and ask for a letter to be posted to you. This must be at least 5 days after you’ve completed your course of the vaccine, the letter may to take up to 5 days to reach you.

There is no need to see a GP now if you feel you need a physiotherapy referral!!

We employ our own Physiotherapist and you will be seen within one week!!

Do you have pain/aching/stiffness/swelling?

Is it your back/knee/shoulder or other musculoskeletal pain/aching/stiffness/swelling?

If you want to be seen prior to referral please ring the surgery and ask for an appointment with Andy Lockhart, Physiotherapist.

If you don't want to see Andy first please call in at reception to pick up one of our self referral forms or you can download the form.  - Physio Self-Referral Form

There is absolutely no need to get it checked out with a doctor first unless you have any of the following symptoms:

Changes in bladder and bowel habits

A hot swollen joint

Constant severe pain and you are unable to find relief

Weakness, pins and needles, loss of feeling

Unexpected weight loss

 
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