Cowbridge: 01446 772383

Llantwit Major: 01446 794080

St Athan: 01446 751751

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Novel Coronavirus (COVID 19) – advice for patients

The latest advice is to self-isolate for 7 days if you have a new continuous cough or high temperature.

If you live with other people, the entire household should stay at home for 14 days from the day the first person gets symptoms.

If you live with someone who is 70 or over, has a long-term condition, is pregnant or has a weakened immune system, try to find somewhere else for them to stay for 14 days. If you have to stay at home together, try to keep away from each other as much as possible.

If you are worried about symptoms of Coronavirus you should use the NHS Direct Wales online symptom checker at www.nhsdirect.wales.nhs.uk/COVID19

You should only call 111 if the symptom checker advises you to.

Please do not attend your GP surgery, community pharmacy or A&E department if you have any symptoms of Novel Coronavirus to stop the spread of infection.

You can help stop the spread of Novel Coronavirus by ensuring you practise good hygiene. Cough and sneeze into a tissue, bin it and immediately wash your hands with soap and hot water for at least 20 seconds.

For up to date advice please visit phw.nhs.wales/coronavirus

With immediate effect the Practice will only be offering telephone appointments, where the GP or Nurse will then decide whether you need to be seen at the surgery.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Patients – How to Register

consultation_6We will be delighted to welcome you as a patient. Please follow these three simple steps:

 

1.Check that you live within our practice boundary area, click here

 

2.Complete a Registration form and a GMS 1 form (see below or available via the surgery)

Registration form – electronic

Registration form – hand

GMS1

 

3. Bring these documents to the surgery with:

-your repeat prescription from your previous surgery (if applicable)

-photographic ID (for My Health Online Account – see info below).

Please do not post forms as they contain very sensitive, personal patient identifiable information.

 

NHS Number

Please ensure that you complete your NHS number on the GMS 1 form, as the Practice cannot register you unless we have this. If you are unsure of your number, please contact your current practice who will provide you with your number

If you require any further information regarding registration, please speak to a member of staff or e-mail admin.w97052@wales.nhs.uk

 

On-line Appointments

Within the Registration forms you will see reference to My Health Online (MHOL), using this you will be able to:

• Book, view and cancel an appointment online (you will get confirmation back immediately so there will be no need to re-confirm by telephone)
• Request repeat prescriptions
• Update personal information.

If you have any further enquiries please ask at Reception or have a look at the MHOL website and FAQ document below:
MHOL Patient FAQ’s

http://www.myhealthonline-inps2.wales.nhs.uk

If you are having difficulties with your MHOL account please have a look at the following guidance

http://help.visionhealth.co.uk/My_Health_Online_Patient_Help_Centre/Content/Home.htm

Practice Leaflet

If you would like more information about our Practice, please have a look around the website, or see our practice leaflet which we hope you will find informative.

 

 

 

 

Contact Information

Cowbridge

Western Vale Family Practice

Cowbridge Health Centre

The Broad Shoard

Cowbridge

CF71 7DA

Tel. 01446 772383

Llantwit Major

The Clinic

Boverton Road

Llantwit Major

CF61 1XZ

Tel. 01446 794080

St Athan

The Surgery

The Square

St Athan

Barry

CF62 4PF

Tel. 011446 751751

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