2020

eConsult now available at Poplar Grove Practice

News Date: 08/02/2021

POPLAR GROVE PRACTICE

 

Great for patients… and great for the practice

Available Monday to Friday 24/7, no need to wait on the phone or you can complete a form in the evening or early hours when it is more convenient for you.

The GPs and nurses at Poplar Grove Practice believe they can of…

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BLOOD TESTS AT STOKE MANDEVILLE HOSPITAL

News Date: 04/02/2021

Blood Tests at the hospital - please note you can NO longer just turn up and wait.

You can book an appointment online at www.buckshealthcare.nhs.uk/bloodtests

Patients referred for an adult blood test can choose time and location and avoid overcrowding the waiting area.

Any patient arrivin…

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COVID FAQS PERTINENT TO POPLAR GROVE PRACTICE

News Date: 11/01/2021

Hello everyone, as a practice we have decided to gather a list of FAQs about the covid-19 vaccine and the answers to these questions will be stored in this one post.  We can’t promise to answer any queries quickly, as we are working with reduced staff, but hope that this information will answ…

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COVID VACCINATION FAQ'S

News Date: 08/01/2021

Here are some FAQ's in regard to the COVID VACCINATION, these are national FAQs hopefully answering more general questions related to the vaccine.  Please do not contact the practice about the COVID vaccine, you will be contacted in due course in accordance to the First Phase Guidelines.  For…

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COVID-19 Vaccination Programme UPDATE 17/02/2021

News Date: 07/01/2021

1st April 2021

Second Vaccinations

We are now working on sending out invitations for those who require their second vaccination. This is in date order and therefore means we are working from those who were vaccinated from mid January onward.  

Anyone who attended the Stoke Mandeville Stadi…

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A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF POPLAR GROVE PRACTICE

News Date: 10/11/2020

There has been a lot of bad press around primary care and in particular G.Ps and what do they do exactly?  We feel it is really important that we illustrate how hard we are all working.  One of our GP’s, Dr Juliet Sutton, has written this article: “A week in the Life of Poplar Grove Practice”…

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AN UPDATE FOR PATIENTS ABOUT CANCER CARE IN BUCKS

News Date: 16/10/2020

Healthwatch Bucks are arranging a free webinar for anyone with concerns about cancer services in Bucks.

Please see below a link to the website where you fill find details about how you can sign up.

https://www.healthwatchbucks.co.uk/2020/10/an-update-for-patients-about-cancer-services-in-bu…

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TROUBLE FREE COLLECTION OF YOUR PRESCRIPTION

News Date: 07/07/2020

Many community pharmacies are offering a new text system to notify patients that their prescriptions are ready to collect.  You will need to provide the pharmacy with your mobile number to enable this service. 

 This service can help with:- 

  • Reducing multiple visits to the pharmacy
  • Reduc…
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IMPORTANT NOTICE - ENTRANCE CHANGES

News Date: 24/06/2020

From 29th June the entrance from the main car park will be open and the old entrance, opposite the pharmacy, will remain closed.  This is so  we can ensure social distancing and implement a one way system around the building. 

Please do not arrive more than 5 minutes before your booked appoi…

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FACE COVERING GUIDANCE

News Date: 15/06/2020

UPDATE: 19th March 2021

The safety of both our staff and our patients is of paramount importance and face coverings or face masks should be worn by patients in a practice setting, in-line with government guidance. However, not all patients are able to wear a face covering and a patient shoul…

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