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We will be using the "Electronic Prescription Service" from Monday 19th January 2020.
This will effect patients who DO NOT have medication dispensed at the practice.
Please ask at the dispensary how these changes will affect you and what you will need to do.

NEW FREE SERVICE

We are pleased to announce a new service at Wolverley Surgery.

Scrivens will be attending the Surgery to carry out FREE hearing tests for the Over 55's every Monday.

Do not hesitate call our Receptionist and book your appointment NOW!!

 

Summary Care Record

There is a new Central NHS Computer System called the Summary Care Record (SCR). It is an electronic record which contains information about the medicines you take, allergies you suffer from and any bad reactions to medicines you have had.

 

Why do I need a Summary Care Record?

Storing information in one place makes it easier for healthcare staff to treat you in an emergency, or when your GP practice is closed.

This information could make a difference to how a doctor decides to care for you, for example which medicines they choose to prescribe for you.

Who can see it?

Only healthcare staff involved in your care can see your Summary Care Record. 

 

How do I know if I have one?

Over half of the population of England now have a Summary Care Record. You can find out whether Summary Care Records have come to your area by looking at our interactive map or by asking your GP

Do I have to have one?

No, it is not compulsory. If you choose to opt out of the scheme, then you will need to complete a form and bring it along to the surgery. You can use the form at the foot of this page.

More Information

For further information visit the NHS Care records website

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