Caring for children with coughs

This is a really helpful leaflet about what to do when children develop a cough. Please read it if your child has a cough – you may even wish to save it for reference in the future. http://www.bristol.ac.uk/media-library/sites/primaryhealthcare/documents/target/caring-for-children-with-cough-leaflet-print-ready.pdf  

Change to medicines for minor ailments

From the 1st of December 2016, NHS Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has made all medicines for minor ailments suitable for self-care, non-formulary (the Somerset formulary advises GPs on safe, evidence based cost effective prescribing). Medicines for minor ailments suitable for self-care are now more widely available from shops and supermarkets for you to purchase … Continued

Change to Gluten Free Prescribing on the NHS

From the 1st of December 2016, NHS Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has made all Gluten Free products non-formulary (the Somerset formulary advises GPs on safe, evidence based cost effective prescribing). Gluten free products are now more widely available from shops and supermarkets to purchase instead, either in person or via online delivery and the … Continued

Getting to East Quay from January 2017 until summer

From January there are road works near East Quay Medical Centre that will affect how you travel to and from the surgery. This is likely to be until late summer 2017 During the road works there are number of things you can do to help: If you do not need to be examined, a telephone … Continued