Welcome to Skerne Medical Group
Flu Campaign 2019 .
The free flu vaccination is available to patients who are 65 years and over (including those becoming age 65 years by 31st March 2020). Please speak to Reception to arrange your vaccination.
For patients under 65 years pregnant women and patients aged from 6 months to less than 65 years of age with a serious medical condition such as; chronic (long term) respiratory disease, e.g. severe asthma, COPD or bronchitis; chronic heart disease, chronic liver disease, chronic kidney disease at stage three, four or five, chronic neurological disease such as motor neurone disease or Parkinson’s disease or learning disability; diabetes; splenic dysfunction, those patients with a weakened immune system due to disease or treatment; people living in long stay residential care home and any registered carer. A date will be advertised once these vaccines are available.
The initial findings from our recent Public Consultation are available on the Practice Consultation tab.
The document is a proposal and the process still has various stages to go through before a final decision is made.
For further information on the Premises Scenarios and supporting information, please see the Practice Consultation tab along the top of this page.
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Between the hours of 18:00 and 08:00 including weekends and Bank Holidays, assistance is available from the out-of-hours service, please contact NHS 111.
There is no longer a walk in service available at this surgery on a Saturday morning. For emergency appointments every Saturday, Sunday and during Bank Holiday closures please contact NHS 111, who will direct you to your nearest available service one of which is Harbinson House, Sedgefield.
For further information relating to these services please press here to Find out more. For Information relating to Pharmacies that are open over the Holiday weekend in this area, please choose Darlington.doc or Durham.doc. For information relating to Hospitals and Dentists, please click on the Nhs Choices Icon at the bottom of this page. To find out about our Practice Values Find out more
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If you, or anyone you know, has a communication difficulty and needs information in a different format, eg large text or easy read, please let us know. For more information about the accessible information standard, please visit NHS England's website:
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(Site updated 14/10/2019)