This autumn/winter it’s essential you protect yourself and others against both flu and COVID-19.
If you’re over 50, you are eligible for a free flu vaccine and a COVID-19 booster. Many adults, most children and all pregnant women are eligible for a free flu vaccine.
Book your flu vaccine appointment now and your COVID-19 booster when you’re offered it.
Call us on 0208 800 9837 to book your flu vaccination.
SPUR ROAD SURGERY is closed on Monday 27th of December 2021 and Tuesday 28th of December 2021
We hope you keep well over the bank holiday, but if you are unwell there are lots of services to help, even when our Practice is closed.
If you feel unwell and you want some advice, visit your local pharmacy.
They can give advice and treatment for common conditions. Your local pharmacies are:
All Cures Pharmacy
0.2 mi · 331 W Green Rd · 020 8888 3040
The Cadge Pharmacy - Alphega Pharmacy
0.4 mi · 105 Philip Ln · 020 8808 2740
NHS 111 can help if you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do. It is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
To get help from NHS 111, you can:
- go to 111.nhs.uk (for people aged five and over only)
- call 111
If you’re deaf and want to use the phone service, you can use the NHS 111 British Sign Language service.
If you require sexual health advice or emergency contraception
There a number of sexual health walk in clinics available across Haringey go to www.haringey.gov.uk for more detail
All services will return to normal hours on the 29th of December 2021
Dr Dasgupta is retiring from 30.09.21. If you would like to sign the card please pop in to reception.
There are two new doctors who are taking over the partnership from the 01.10.2021. Dr Northrop will be still looking after the patients and will be continuing with their care. Spur Road Surgery will ensure that the continuation of patient care is going to be seamless.
DEADLINE FOR REGISTERING YOUR OPT-OUT IS JUNE 23rd 2021
If you don’t want your identifiable patient data to be shared for purposes except for your own care, you can opt-out by registering a Type 1 Opt-out.
This collection will start on 1 July 2021 so if you do not want your data to be shared with NHS Digital please register your Type 1 Opt-out with the surgery by 23 June 2021.
The data held in your GP medical records is shared with other healthcare professionals for the purposes of your individual care. It is also shared with other organisations to support health and care planning and research.
If you do not want your personally identifiable patient data to be shared outside of your GP practice for purposes except your own care, you can register an opt-out with your GP practice. This is known as a Type 1 Opt-out.
To register a Type 1 Opt-out, for yourself or for a dependent (if you are the parent or legal guardian of the patient) (to Opt-out) you can download the form from the link below and then returning it to the surgery before the deadline of June 23rd 2021.<CLICK HERE >
- Supplying face mask exemption letters to patients
The Government guidance suggests there is no requirement for evidence for exemption. It should be sufficient for someone to declare that they are eligible for an exemption direct with the person questioning them (e.g bus driver).
Practices are therefore not required to provide letters of support for those who fall under the list of exemptions, or to those who do not fall under the list of exemptions.
CORONAVIRUS UPDATE- Please click here for updates
- APPOINTMENT SESSION CHANGE: We are now offering on the day appointments from 10:45am. Please call the surgery at 9am to book in these appointments.
- CARER: If you are a carer we want to hear from you! We want to offer support to you where you need the most. You can find out more information by clicking HERE.
- CLINICAL PHARMACY: Please see below information regarding the clinical pharmacist who will be at the surgery on certain days.
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On the 27th September 2017 the surgery had its CQC visit. The surgery scored GOOD in all domains. Please see below.
- LARC/ Womens Health Clinic:
LARC/ Womens Health Clinicruns every Wednesday from 2:30. Check out the LARC Clinic section under services for more details.
Currently there is a nation wide shortage of Hepatitis A travel vaccinations. If you require Hep A for travel please go to your local NOMAD or other travel vaccine centre. However if you require the vaccine due to the ongoing hepatitis outbreak mainly affecting MSM, hepatitis A vaccine is now available at your local GUM clinic. Please see links to both clinics.
NOMAD Travel Clinic City Doc Travel Clinic London Travel Clinic Local GUM Clinic
- Friends and Family Testing (FFT)
If your current up to date mobile number is given to us, after each appointment a short three question survey will be sent to you. We would be grateful if you could answer.
The surgery will be using text messages to contact our patients. This could be confirmation/reminders of appointments or to ask patients to contact the surgery for example. Please ensure that we have up to date contact details for you and your family.
GP online services allow you to access a range of services via your computer or mobile. Once you have signed up, you will be able to:
The service is free. Everyone who is registered with a GP can have access to their practice's online services.
Please note that you cannot park in the residential bays from 9:00-6:30pm. Please also be aware that neighbouring roads are all resident permit parking only. Metered parking is available on Cornwall road, and free street parking is available on Alton Road, Keston Road, Ripon Road, Downshill Park Road and Kirkstall Avenue from 9:30 - 2:00. After that the free street parking changed to residential.
- Did you know....you can now see a GP at the weekend?
We are very pleased to be offering weekend appointments to our patients. These appointments are available at a local health centre and can be booked through our receptionists or by yourself on 0330 053 9499. We are encouraging people to use this service which provides additional appointments to fit in with your busy lifestyles. Patients can see a GP, nurse or healthcare assistant over the weekend for routine GP appointments, health checks and treatments. People with long term health conditions such asthma and diabetes can also access these appointments.
- Pertussis (Whooping cough) immunisation is available to all expecting mothers from 20 weeks and up to 32 weeks.
- Men ACWY: Children aged 14 (school year 9) will be offered the Men ACWY vaccine in school as part of the routine adolescent schools programme alongside the 3-in-1 teenage booster, and as a direct replacement for the Men C Vaccination. Students going to university or college for the first time, including overseas and mature students up to the age of 25 also can have the Men ACWY vaccination at the practice.