Grove Medical Practice - News

  • 19 Oct 2020

    COVID-19: Find out the coronavirus restrictions in a local area

    There are different restrictions in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Follow the link below and enter the postcode of the place you want to find information about. For example where you live, work, or visit. Each area has a Local COVID Alert Level. There are 3 Local COVID Alert Levels. Sometimes these are called ‘tiers’ or known as a ‘local lockdown’. You can find out what you can or cannot do.

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  • 19 Oct 2020

    COVID - 19: Get an isolation note

    Use this service if you have been told to self-isolate because of coronavirus and you need a note for your employer. This service is only for people who: have symptoms of coronavirus live with someone who has symptoms of coronavirus are in a support bubble with someone who has symptoms of coronavirus have been told to self-isolate by a test and trace service

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  • 21 May 2020

    Cervical Screening Scam Text Message

    WARNING - Possible Cervical Screening Scam Text Message: Grove Medical Practice has been informed by Trafford CCG that there is a SMS Text SCAM circulating claiming to be from the NHS Cervical Screening Programme. Patients are being asked to send confidential details about themselves via text or phone in relation to "Smear Tests"; with some patients being asked to make face to face appointments. These are fraudulent calls / texts There is no need for further action as Public Health England are already aware and have reported this to the Action Fraud Line. Although routine Cervical Screening with General Practice has been suspended if you do have any questions or concerns then please contact us on 0161 903 9302 or email us at admingrovemedical@nhs.net Please DO NOT respond or provide any personal data to anyone you do not know or trust.

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  • 13 Dec 2019

    Risk of harm to babies and children from coin/button batteries in hearing aids and other hearing devices

    A National Patient Safety Alert has been issued around the risk of harm to babies and children from coin/button batteries in hearing aids and other hearing devices.

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  • 14 Oct 2019

    ALCOHOL AND PREGNANCY

    Many things we hear about pregnancy are passed along through generations, for example experiencing cravings. Whether it’s beer, wine, or spirits, alcohol can cause harm to your baby at any time during pregnancy. That’s why it is so important for you to be informed about the ‘No alcohol, No risk’ message.

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  • 17 Jun 2019

    Breastfeeding help and support

    Remember, it can take a while to feel confident about breastfeeding, but you’re not alone. Your midwife and health visitor are there to help, guide and support you. There’s also lots of advice available online or via support groups, helplines and websites.

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  • 12 Jun 2019

    Pride in Practice

    Grove Medical Practice strikes GOLD!

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  • 3 Jun 2019

    Scam Calls

    The Practice has received information that patients within Trafford have received suspected 'Scan Calls' from unknown person(s) claiming to be their doctor.

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  • 20 Feb 2019

    Gabapentin & Pregabalin prescription changes

    The Home Office is changing the way in which your prescription for Gabapentin & Pregabalin can be issued. Any queries please contact a member of our Reception Staff to explain. Changes for affected patients will take place immediately

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  • 4 Feb 2019

    Data protection Policy Review

    Following the introduction of the Data Protection Act 2018, better know as GDPR, the Practice publish a series of policies in May 2018. In line with our ethos of continuous improvement the policies have now been reviewed and re-published.

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