News and important notices

Blood Test appointments – Hampshire hospitals

As you are already aware the Phlebotomy Service at Hampshire Hospitals is an appointment only service. We would like to encourage Patients to sign up to online booking system by using the following: winchester.sangixcloud.com basingstoke.sangixcloud.com andover.sangixcloud.com or by searching blood tests on hampshirehospitals.nhs.uk Patients will need to click on SIGN UP to create an account… Continue Reading Blood Test appointments – Hampshire hospitals

Flu vaccine update

We have received a small supply of vaccine for patients OVER 65’s & we have appointments available within flu clinics w/c 15th November – If you still need your flu jab & are aged 65 and OVER then please do call us to book in. We are awaiting further supply of the UNDER 65’s vaccine… Continue Reading Flu vaccine update

COVID-19 Vaccination update

The COVID-19 vaccinations programme is moving to a new phase in the Winchester area, for those registered at Stockbridge Practice, Whitchurch, Gratton (Sutton Scotney), Arlesford, Watercress (Four Marks) and West Meon practices. Patients who have not yet had a first or second dose of the COVID-19 are still able to book an appointment by calling… Continue Reading COVID-19 Vaccination update

Adult Flu Clinics

Initial text invites will be going out to patients shortly to book in for their annual flu vaccines. These messages will give details of how to book for your flu vaccine, our preferred method is via Patient Access or the NHS APP. Due to current issues with self-isolating & our services being unprecedentedly busy, using… Continue Reading Adult Flu Clinics

Blood tubes shortage

There is currently an international shortage of blood bottles used for taking samples and clinicians working in GP practices, hospitals, community and mental health trusts and ambulance trusts have been asked to suspend non-essential blood tests. Our clinicians and managers in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight are working together to be more efficient. We… Continue Reading Blood tubes shortage

Update: Covid vaccination – 16 years and under

You may have seen the news that the NHS is going to vaccinate children and young people in specific groups, following advice from the JCVI (Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation). Please DO NOT contact the practice to book an appointment for your child – the NHS will invite you. The NHS has worked to… Continue Reading Update: Covid vaccination – 16 years and under

New breast lump and symptom service

From the 4th of August we are fortunate enough to be part of a pilot scheme for the rapid assessment of new breast lump and symptoms service.

Covid vaccination passports – Please do not contact your GP surgery

  If you’ve had both jabs and need to prove your vaccination status: Download the NHS app, or Call 119 to request a letter. Please don’t contact your GP practice about it. More information here https://www.gov.uk/guidance/demonstrating-your-covid-19-status

Ordering Prescriptions Online

Patient Access: We are trying to reduce the need for patients to put in hard-copy repeat prescriptions form, in order to reduce our patients exposure to Covid-19. If you are already registered for Patient Access, then please place your requests for repeat prescriptions via this route. If you have not yet registered for this service… Continue Reading Ordering Prescriptions Online