PATIENT NOTICE – EMPLOYER LETTER REGARDING THE ISSUE OF MEDICAL CERTIFICATES
Please follow the link below to download a letter for your employer regarding medical certificates for absence from work related to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
PATIENT NOTICE - IMPORTANT MESSAGE ABOUT CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
If you are experiencing cough, fever, shortness of breath, flu-like symptoms, or upper respiratory tract symptoms, or if you have been in contact with anyone else experiencing these symptoms in the past 14 days please stay in your home and phone to speak to a GP.
Do not attend the practice without phoning first. This is to reduce risk of spreading the coronavirus infection.
If you have travelled outside the UK in the past 14 days and you are worried about coronavirus and what you should do next, do not attend a GP surgery, hospital or pharmacy. Avoid contact with other people. Stay in your home and use the NHS 111 online Coronavirus Service.
Due to increased pressures at this time routine matters may take longer to deal with. We know you will understand this given the current public health emergency we are facing.
For more information on COVID-19 please visit the NHS.uk and the GOV.uk websites.
PATIENT NOTICE - EXTENDED HOURS APPOINTMENTS FOR THE GRAYS PRIMARY CARE NETWORK (PCN) AVAILABLE FROM 1ST JULY 2019
As the current lead provider of GP services in the Grays PCN locality, College Health Ltd will be offering Extended Hours Appointments for registered patients of the following Grays GP practices:
Chafford Hundred Practice
Dr Yadava Practice
Milton Road Surgery
Oddfellows Hall and St Clements Health Centres
Thurrock Health Centre
Extended Hours Appointments will offered from 1st July 2019 and be available:
Monday to Friday Mornings from 7:30am to 8:00am
Monday to Friday Evenings from 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Saturdays from 10:00am to 1:00pm.
Appointments will be available with GPs, ANPs (Advanced Nurse Practitioners), Practice Nurses and Healthcare Assistants and will be delivered from -
Thurrock Health Centre,
55–57 High Street,
This is College Health's largest most centrally located surgery in the Grays PCN and has good modern facilities, good access and a friendly team.
To book an extended hours appointment and/or if you have any queries, please contact your surgery in the usual way either by telephone or in person.
Extended Hours Appointments can only be booked through your surgery and not directly at Thurrock Health Centre, unless you are a Thurrock Health Centre patient.
PATIENT NOTICE - SPOTTING THE SIGNS OF SEPSIS IN CHILDREN
Sepsis in children, is a rare complication of infection but can be treated effectively with antibiotics if caught early enough. There are a number of signs if you know what you are looking for and knowing what these are can be reassuring for parents and may avoid unnecessary A&E attendance.
Warning signs in children with a fever include abnormal drowsiness, rapid breathing, a rash that doesn’t fade when you press it and mottled pale skin, please watch this short 4 minute video, it could be a lifesaver.
The click the picture below to view information on the signs of sepsis in children.
Welcome to Oddfellows Hall Health Centre and St Clements Health Centre
With patients' needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Get Well, Keep Well
Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.
We hope you enjoy having a look around the site and familiarising yourself with some of the online features such as ordering a repeat prescription. Whatever your thoughts, be sure to let us know via our feedback function. Comments and suggestions are always a great way of helping us continue to enhance the way we look after you.
The Care Quality Commission
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) are the independent regulator of health and adult social care in England.
The CQC make sure health and social care services provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high-quality care and encourage them to improve.
They monitor, inspect and regulate services to make sure they meet fundamental standards of quality and safety and publish what is found, including performance ratings to help people choose care.
(Site updated 25/03/2020)