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Community Pharmacy Consultation Service (CPCS)

Patients and the general public access community pharmacies for self-care advice and to purchase over-the-counter medicines. Community pharmacies also provide a consultation service for NHS 111 referrals. It is estimated that 6% of all GP consultations, equivalent to 20.4 million appointments per year, could be safely transferred to a community pharmacy. Granta Medical Practices are excited to be the first GP surgery in the area to participate in a new service that will direct patients

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Covid passport

COVID-19 Vaccine Pass

You can use the NHS App as your Covid Vaccine Pass. To find out further information about the NHS App and to sign up, click here. The NHS App is separate to the NHS Covid-19 app, which is used for contact tracing. For further information on how to access the Covid Pass click here. Please be mindful that not all countries accept proof of vaccination. Please check  the current foreign travel guidelines in plenty of time before

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Granta Medical Practices Drive thru Flu clinic at Duxford IWM

Granta Flies Through Their Flu’s

In the face of the coronavirus pandemic, having your flu vaccination is more important than ever. However, with Covid comes many challenges – and GP practices are having to think of innovative ways to deliver vaccines on a large scale.  Thanks to a fantastic community collaboration with Duxford Imperial War Museum, Granta Medical Practices held the county’s first ever drive-thru flu clinics on 3rd October and 17th October, vaccinating their patients without the need for patients

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Priadel Announcement

Some of our patients may be aware that the manufacturer of Priadel (which contains lithium) had planned to discontinue the product in April 2021. These plans have now been paused at the request of the Department of Health and Social Care in order that supply of the drug to patients can be maintained. We will keep you informed of any further updates as they are issued to us.

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“Outstanding” Granta Medical Practices

Granta Medical Practices has been rated Outstanding following an inspection in October by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Inspectors rated the service Outstanding overall, with subsection rating of outstanding for being responsive and well led. The service was rated good in the domains of being safe, effective and caring. Granta Medical Practices provides health care to 44,000 patients and comprises of Sawston Medical Centre, Linton Health Centre, Barley Surgery, Market Hill Surgery and Shelford Health

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