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Seasonal Flu Vaccination

Are you a registered patient of the Deepings Practice? Are you, or is your child an "At Risk" patient?

This Year our Saturday Flu Clinics will be held on:

  • 29th September
  • 13th October
  • 3rd November

The Department of Health recommends that all "At Risk" patients in the following categories are advised to have an influenza vaccination.

Patients aged sixty-five and over or adults and children with any of the following:

  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • Respiratory Disease
  • Chronic Liver Disease
  • Splenectomy
  • Chronic Neurological Disease
  • Morbidly Obese
  • Immuno-suppression
  • Chronic Renal Disease.

Also eligible are main carers for the elderly or disabled.

In order to arrange an appointment please ring:

Market Deeping Reception 01778 579000 (if registered at Market Deeping) or Glinton Surgery 01733 252246 (if registered at Glinton) or book online (if registered for Emis Access)
Weekday clinics are also available Flu Clinics

Please Note when booking: Children’s nasal vaccination (under 18) are not available until mid-October.

Deeping and Glinton Volunteer Car Scheme

This scheme is for the benefit of the people of The Deepings and surrounding villages who are registered with Deeping Medical Practice, particularly those who have no transport of their own or cannot use public transport.

We are in need of volunteer drivers, if you have time to spare and are a car owner then please contact Alan or Gordon on 07858373912 between 2 and 4 pm for an application form and a chat, forms also available at the Market Deeping Health Centre, please ask at reception. Driver’s expenses are covered as a small charge is made in line with HMRC rates.


Vacancies

We are currently looking for a Maternity GP Locum (8 sessions/wk), Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Practice Nurse (up to 37 hrs/wk) and a Health Care Support Worker (30 hrs/wk).  For further information please click here.

Rights & Responsibilities

Our Responsibility to You

At The Deepings Practice we believe that taking responsibility is the key to creating a peaceful environment:

    • You will be greeted courteously.
    • You have a right to confidentiality.
    • You have the right to see your medical records subject to the limitations of the law.
    • You will be seen the same day if your problem is urgent.You will be seen by your own doctor whenever possible.
    • You will be referred to a consultant when your GP thinks it necessary.
    • You will be given the result of any test or investigation on request or at your next appointment.
    • Your repeat prescription will be ready for collection within 48 working hours of your request being received at the surgery.
    • Your suggestions and comments about the services offered will be considered sympathetically and any complaint dealt with quickly.

Your Responsibilities to Us:

    • Please treat all surgery staff with the same respect - we are all just doing our job.
    • Do not ask for information about anyone other than yourself.
    • Tell us of any change of name, or address or contact telephone number, so that our records are accurate.
    • Only request an urgent appointment if appropriate.
    • Home visits should only be requested if you are really too ill to attend surgery, and night visits should be for emergencies only.
    • Please cancel your appointment if you are unable to attend.
    • Please be punctual, but be prepared to wait if your own consultation is delayed by an unexpected emergency.
    • Please allow sufficient time for your consultant's letter or the results of any tests to reach us. You will be advised of the usual length of time to wait.
    • Use the Patient Access online system request your repeat prescription whenever possible.
    • Do let us know whenever you feel we have not met our responsibility to you.
    • We would, of course, be pleased to hear when you feel praise is due as well.



 
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