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WE HAD OUR FIRST COVID VACCINATION CLINIC TODAY (12.1.21) WHICH WENT WELL THANKS TO THE DEDICATED TEAM AT BRECHIN.  WE WILL CONTACT PATIENTS IN LINE WITH AGE GUIDANCE TO OFFER APPOINTMENTS.  PLEASE DO NOT PHONE TO ENQUIRE ABOUT YOUR COVID VACCINATION APPOINTMENT AS IT TIES UP PHONE LINES.

NHS INFORM HAS UP TO DATE INFORMATION ON THE CHANGING COVID SITUATION.

PLEASE WEAR A FACE COVERING WHEN ATTENDING THE SURGERY. THANK YOU FOR YOUR CO-OPERATION.

 

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If you need to order repeat medication please call our dedicated answering machine number 01356 624411 and select option 3 or use the prescription box at the reception desk or email Tay.brechinprescriptions@nhs.scot or use this website.

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WE ARE HAPPY TO WELCOME DR JAQUELINE REDDINGTON TO BRECHIN FROM FEBRUARY 2021.  SHE IS AN EXPERIENCED GP WHO COMES TO US IN COLLABERATION WITH THE 'REDISCOVER THE JOY' PROGRAMME WHO WORK WITH PRACTICES WHO ARE HAVING DIFFICULTY RECRUITING OR ARE REMOTE AND RURAL. SHE WILL BE WITH US UNTIL THE END OF MAY 2021.

WE HAVE STARTED TO USE A NEW ONLINE SYSTEM CALLED ECONSULT.  LINKS CAN BE FOUND ON OUR FRONT PAGE.  THE SYSTEM ENABLES PATIENTS TO RECEIVE HEALTH INFORMATION, ADVICE AND SIGNPOSTING. IF ONCE ASSESSED YOU REQUIRE EITHER A TELEPHONE  CONSULTATION OR FACE TO FACE CONSULTATION THIS WIL BE ARRANGED.  PLEASE BE AWARE IF A GP IS PHONING YOU BACK IT MAY NOT BE FROM A BRECHIN NUMBER.  YOU CAN ACCESS THE SYSYTEM DAY OR NIGHT AND WILL RECEIVE A REPLY WITHIN 48 HOURS.  THE SYSTEM WILL FREE UP OUR TELEPHONE LINES AND APPOINTMENTS.   

BUILDING WORK IS IN FULL SWING AT BRECHIN.  WE HAVE HAD ALL OUR WINDOWS REPLACED AND SOME ADMIN/MEETING ROOMS REFRESHED UPSTAIRS. THE NEXT STAGE SEES OUR BOILERS UPDATED, RECEPTION AREA TRANSFORMED, 3 NEW CONSULTING ROOMS CREATED UPSTAIRS, A LIFT INSTALLED AND AN UPGRADE TO THE CORRIDORS AND WAITING ROOM.  EXCITING TIMES AHEAD!

PLEASE BE AWARE EYE PROBLEMS SHOULD BE DISCUSSED WITH AN OPTICIAN IN THE FIRST INSTANCE.  ANY DENTAL ISSUES SHOULD BE DISCUSSED WITH A DENTIST.

HAVE YOU CONTACTED YOUR PHARMACIST FOR ADVISE, THEY CAN HELP WITH A NUMBER OF MEDICAL ISSUES.




 

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