Covid vaccinations for 12-15's

Appointments are available to book via the National Booking system  by visiting https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/book-coronavirus-vaccination/.  1st, 2nd and booster (where applicable) doses are available.  Children must attend with a parent, and be 12 weeks post any covid infection. 

Covid vaccine sessions at Hexham Mart

Thursday 20th - walk ins available between 2pm and 4pm for 4th doses (91 days post 3rd dose)  with evidence (letter or text) 

Saturday 22nd January AM only - walk ins available (as above) 9.30am - 10.30 am, criteria as above

If you are eligible for your booster please book an appointment by calling 119 or visit  https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/book-coronavirus-vaccination/. Please remember your booster must be at least 3 months after your second vaccine.

Patients eligible for a fourth dose of covid vaccine

If your medical records indicate that you are eligible for a fourth dose of vaccine you will have received a letter or text from us.  You can just walk into any of the sessions at the Mart at the posted times.  You do not need to book an appointment but please remember you must take proof of eligibility, the letter or text from us will do and it must be at least 91 days since your third dose of vaccine.

Positive PCR tests

If you are 50 or over, or have underlying health conditions, and have had a positive PCR result (not lateral flow) in the last 7 days, you may be eligible to take part in a national study looking at the effectiveness of antiviral treatments for covid-19.  For more details please go to www.panoramictrial.org or contact freephone 0808 156 0017.

                               

Dr Walker

We wish to announce that Dr Walker will be retiring at the end of March. We thank him enormously for his years of support and dedication to the practice and his patients.

We hope to be able to let you know about his successor very soon.

Product Recall

Sold ONLY by Tesco - please return items to Tesco from the following batches only.

Tesco Flu-Max All In One Chesty Cough & Cold Powder for Oral Solution (GSL) PL 12063/0104

Batch NumberExpiry DatePack SizeFirst Distributed
9MW0145Nov 202210s16 Mar 2020
0CW0054Jan 202310s07 Apr 2020
0FW0133May 202310s12 May 2021