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From 19th July 2021, with the end of national restrictions, the government have asked GP practices to take more responsibility for keeping our patients and staff safe. Here’s how we intend to do this. PHE guidance put in place for the pandemic sets out the need for all patients, staff, and visitors to wear face … Read more
NHS Blood and Transplant needs your help. There is an upcoming blood donation session at Best Western Smokies Park Hotel, Oldham on Monday 26th July, with lots of available appointments. You could help by booking an appointment to donate blood today! We are working closely with the rest of the NHS to keep supplying lifesaving … Read more
Please take a moment to read the attached document regarding Type-1 Opt Outs; what they mean for your medical information and what happens if you do decide to opt out. controlling your data – type-1 opt outs
Currently there are clinics being held across Oldham for residents aged 18 and over to have first dose Pfizer vaccinations. The Oldham Council Website has details on where clinics are being held and when. You can also book a vaccination through the NHS Website Alternatively you can ring 119 to book a vaccine.
From September 1st 2021 the government has directed NHS Digital (the national provider of data analysis for the NHS) to permanently access you and your family’s GP medical records. What this means is that NHS Digital will have access to your personal care records, including: Data about your medical conditions, diagnoses, symptoms, observations, GP encounters / appointments, test results, medications, … Read more
The government has decided it will collect, process, analyse and disseminate your GP data for Planning and Research Direction 2021. From September 1st, 2021, patient data will be extracted from GP systems daily; data will be encrypted and pseudonymised. As this is a statutory obligation, practices are legally obliged to share this data. You do … Read more
This month is National Smile Month to help raise awareness to families and young children on: Brushing your teeth last thing at night and on at least one other occasion with family fluoride toothpaste Cutting down on how much sugary food and drink you have, and to keep to mealtimes Visiting your dentist regularly, as often … Read more