Protocols

Social Distancing and wearing of face masks is still required.

We have put stringent health and safety procedures in place, in line with Government Guidelines for patients and practitioner’s safety and reassurance.

Hands will need to be sanitized on arrival and is also available for use on departure, masks will always need to be worn, by patient and practitioner.

We ask that no one arrives if they have any of the following symptoms: NEW dry cough, fever, loss of taste or smell.

PPE will always be worn, by the practitioner in accordance with Government Guidelines.

High levels of practitioner hygiene will be adhered to as normal with regular and thorough hand washing throughout the day and between every appointment.

To maintain hygiene standards, regular cleaning will be done between every appointment.

New appointments cards will be given out with each booking.

Deep cleaning of surfaces and equipment will be done at the end of the day.

We would ask you to make sure you are always on time for your appointment so we can keep these measures in place.

And we request that you wait outside until your appointment time, to allow for cleaning and to prevent patient interaction.

Please make every effort not to move or cancel your appointment to make sure that everyone who needs to be seen can be. Your thoughtfulness will be much appreciated.

Please limit the number of family members, carers and children accompanying you when you are visiting the surgery. Except in exceptional circumstances they will have to wait on the driveway.  

Patients will be contacted immediately should the practitioner become aware of a possible risk of transmission.

Please understand that we are trying to finish each appointment promptly to minimise and control patient interaction and to maintain hygiene standards.

The preferred method of payment is contactless.

We ask our patients to support our new procedures and thank you in advance for remaining patient.

Lastly, thank you so much for your continued support, custom and patience, especially while we endevour to keep the practice Covid safe.