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Stourview Branch Surgery
With effect from 29th June 2015 Stourview Branch surgery will be open Monday 8:00am - 6:00pm,
Tuesday 8:00am - 1:00pm, Wednesday 8:00am - 1:00pm, Thursday 8:00am - 1:00pm,
Friday Closed.
Please note that the Camps Road surgery will be open Monday - Friday 8:00am - 6:30pm.
If you need access to the surgery when the Stourview branch is closed, please go to the Camps Road surgery or call
01440 702010 or 01440 703667
 
Appointments
Please consider booking well ahead or, if things can't wait that long, seeing someone you don't normally see.

Extended Hours

We open on a Saturday Morning from 8.30am - 11.30am for booked appointments only. With a GP or a Nurse.

 Urgent surgery

We have an allocated emergency appointment surgery which will be available to patients (on the day) who need to be seen by a doctor urgently.

You need to call as close to 8.00am as possible for an emergency morning appointment or as close to 1.30pm as possible for an afternoon appointment.

Repeat prescriptions
Please note, in keeping with the West Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Group (WSCCG) policy, your repeat prescription will from now on be issued for ONE MONTH at a time.  This is a National requirement proven to reduce waste on a very large scale.

 Cancelling your Appointment  

If you are unable to attend an appointment, please telephone and leave a message using option 3 to leave a voice mail message or use the link at the bottom of this page to cancel your appointment.
 By giving us as much notice as you can you are helping us to make sure that someone else is given your slot.
 
Test Results 

 Please call after 11am to get your test results from the receptionist team.

 Test results can only be given to the person whose result they are, or (in the case of children under 16 only) their parent or guardian.

The Summary Care Record - this affects you

Please read the section in the right hand column about the summary care record. This affects you and you need to decide if you are happy for your medical records to be uploaded to a centrally held record which other health provders can access.

Pharmacy 

There are two pharmacies in Haverhill which open for 100 hours a week, one at Tesco's supermarket and one in the surgery building.  Both supply medication to any patient, including those registered at the surgery.

There are four other dispensing chemists in Haverhill -

Sainsburys pharmacy is inside Sainsburys supermarket, Well Pharmacy is on Mill Road near the Drabbet Smock, David Holland chemist is next door to the Clements Surgery and Boots is on the High Street. Opening hours vary and may be found under the heading marked pharmacy, opposite.  

Chlamydia
Set your mind at rest
Get a test
see opposite column for details
We have joined a Primary Care Network to help us deliver better services, for more information please see our Fair Processing/Privacy Notice under the heading 'Policies' above

 

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PLEASE NOTE THE SURGERY NO LONGER CAN OFFER YELLOW FEVER VACCINATIONS AND THERE IS A NATIONAL SHORTAGE FOR HEP A VACCINES

The surgery offers a full range of travel immunisations, and can also provide anti-malarial tablets to all patients who need them. 

If you are travelling abroad and think you may need immunisations try to see us two or three months before travel, to allow us to plan a course of immunisations (since not all can be given at the same time). Please let the receptionist know that you need a travel clinic appointment.

 

If you are planning to travel to ALTITUDE (trekking or climbing) and would like to discuss medication for altitude sickness then please make an appointment with one of the doctors.

There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below

 

Europe Europe & RussiaNorth America North America
Central America Central Americaindia South America
egypt Carribeanlithuania Africa
bulgaria Middle Eastpoland Central Asia
china East Asiachina Australasia and Pacific

 

 

It is important to make the initial appointment as early as possible as a second appointment will be required with the practice nurse to actually receive your vaccinations.  Many vaccines have to be ordered as they are not all stock vaccines.  Your second appointment needs to be at least 2 weeks before you travel to allow the vaccines to work.

Many travel vaccines incur a charge over.  This is because not all travel vaccinations are included in the services provided by the NHS. Malaria medication is also privately prescribed.

UNFORTUANTELY THERE IS A NATIONAL SHORTAGE OF HEPATITIS A VACCINATIONS.  THEREFORE WE MAY NOT BE ABLE TO PROVIDE YOU WITH THIS VACCINATION FOR TRAVEL.  FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, WE WOULD ADVISE THAT YOU CONTACT THE LOCAL TRAVEL CLINIC IN CAMBRIDGE.

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To help us offer the appropriate advice, please fill out the online form before coming to see the nurse.

Travel Questionnaire

 
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