Did you know? A large percentage of GP appointments in the UK are booked to treat conditions that could be managed by a local Pharmacist. Here at the surgery, we are trialling a new Pharmacy referral system. When you phone up to book, you will be assessed to see if you are eligible for pharmacy care. This is a process that is being used across many practices in the UK, saving valuable GP appointments for patients who really need them.
Below is an NHS approved guide to help Receptionists and patients alike. Take a look before you book!