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We are facing unprecedented demand on appointments due to the current pandemic, and have staff shortages both clinical and administrative. 


Please bear with us in the short term and do not seek appointments for routine matters or straightforward medication reviews.




During the COVID Pandemic how you access the surgery and see your Doctor/Nurse has changed please click here for more information. 


PLEASE WEAR A MASK OR FACE COVERING TO ANY APPOINTMENT YOU ARE ASKED TO ATTEND.


If you have symptoms associated with coronavirus including a new continuous cough and a high temperature, you are advised to stay at home for 10 days.


Do not book a GP appointment or attend your GP Practice.


If your symptoms are serious, or get worse, NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can tell you if you need further medical help and advise you what to do.


Only call 119 if you cannot go online, or are advised to do so by the online service.


For the latest Covid-19 advice please visit www.nhs.uk/coronavirus


If you need help support with domestic violence/ abuse during these unprecedented times please check here.


If you're struggling with anxiety/mental health issues during social isolation; you can contact the new 24 hour mental health emergency number:


0300 303 3972 


Please note our privacy notice has been added to during the pandemic you can check this here.


 




Online consultation is the best way to contact your GP whilst the social isolation measures are in place:


Please click here if you would like an online consultation.





 

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For ALL advice regarding Coronavirus please click here


IMPORTANT NOTICE FROM HANDBRIDGE MEDICAL CENTRE:

We are facing unprecedented demand on appointments due to the current pandemic, and have staff shortages both clinical and administrative. 

Please bear with us in the short term and do not seek appointments for routine matters or straightforward medication reviews.

E-consult is unfortunately unavailable to due the increasing demand the practice is facing, if your problem is urgent please call 01244 680169.  

We thank you for your support and will endeavour to keep you safe!


 Handbridge Medical Centre

The doctors and staff at Handbridge Medical Centre in Chester are proud to offer the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare. We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.

In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side.  


We are a Patient Access Surgery, please click below to access the service.

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Coronavirus Vaccinations

Patients will be contacted by the NHS when it is the right time for them to come forward for their vaccination.

Until this has happened the surgery will not be able to assist you.

When you have receive an invite, please act upon this invite and please ensure to attend appointments when they have been arranged for.

 

All patients should continue to wear a face covering and follow social distancing and hand hygiene guidance as, until the vaccine has been fully rolled out, this is the most effective way to reduce transmission of the virus and help save lives.


http://www.handbridgemedcentre.co.uk/info.aspx?p=9

The Out of Hours Service operates overnight and at weekends on the number 111, please only use this service if you genuinely cannot wait until our surgery is open.

We welcome your comments and feedback on the service that we provide; this can be done via the website or by using the suggestions box in the practice.

 



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Our surgery is part of the West Cheshire Clinical Commissioning Group. Please click the image above to view their website.


(Site updated 11/01/2021)
For appointments and prescriptions please use the Online Services link above. Alternatively, just click here.
 
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