Christmas & New Year Arrangements
Repeat Medication requests during the Festive period Christmas *** Please ensure repeat medication requests are handed in to the practice by 1pm on Wednesday 20th December to allow time to process it before the Christmas closure *** We will close at 6pm on Friday 22nd December Monday 25th December (closed) Tuesday 26th December (closed) Normal opening Wed 27th, Thurs 28th & Fri 29th December 2017 (8am – 6pm) New Year *** Please ensure repeat medication requests are handed in to the practice by 1pm on Wednesday 27th December to allow time to process it before the New Year closure *** We will close at 6pm on Friday 29th December Monday 1st January (closed) Tuesday 2nd January (closed) Normal opening times resume from 8am on Wednesday 3rd January 2018
PUBLIC HOLIDAY & TRAINING DATES
Please click on the link for a list of dates we will be closed for holidays and training http://couparangusbluepractice.gpsurgery.net/public-holidays-training-dates-201718/
New Prescription Line
Due to patient demand we now have a dedicated prescription line. The number for this line is 01828 627318 This number is for repeat prescription/medication requests only PATIENTS ARE REMINDED WE REQUIRE 2 WORKING DAYS TO PROCESS A PRESCRIPTION For all other business, i.e. booking an appointment, test results etc… Please ring our main telephone number 01828 627312 We would request patients enquiring about test results to ring after 1.00pm in the afternoon. You will be asked to ring back if you ring before this time.
EXTENDED OPENING HOURS
From the beginning of January we will provide appointments up until 6.30pm as follows: Mondays - GP, Wednesdays - GP and Practice Nurse, Thursdays - GP Some of these appointments will be available to pre-book which should be more convenient for people who work.
When the surgery is closed
The surgery is closed from 6.00pm to 8.00am Monday to Friday and from 6.00pm Friday until 8.00am Monday, and also for Public Holidays and educational afternoons which will be advised.
For medical advice when the surgery is closed telephone NHS 24 on 111 giving your name, address and contact details. Trained staff will assess and manage the problems appropriately which may be:
a) arrange advice from a doctor or nurse.
b) invite you to attend a centre to be seen by a doctor.
c) arrange a home visit if you are too ill to visit a centre.