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    We offer a range of clinics and services at the practice.

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    We offer home visits to patients who are housebound or too ill to attend the surgery.

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COVID Booster Update:

We are pleased to announce that Mid Chilterns Primary Care Network has been approved to administer COVID Booster Vaccinations. For patients registered at Amersham Health Centre you will be contacted to book into a COVID Booster Vaccination clinic when you reach the 6 month anniversary from your second vaccine.

We are running clinics every Friday afternoon.  You can now call the surgery to book your appointment as soon as you reach the qualifying period. 

Please be aware that the upload of COVID-19 vaccination notifications from 19th November has been delayed. We are working with NHS Digital to ensure that this data is received and uploaded to EMIS Web as quickly as possible.

We appreciate your patience and will provide an update once this issue has been resolved.

COVID-19 Vaccinations Updates

 

Vaccine Records - view and share proof of your COVID 19 status for travel and view your vaccination details, name and batch number. 

In order to view all these details, please download the NHS app (from the App Store).  Follow the instructions to register and then use the NHS App to access a range of NHS services and your GP account on your smartphone or tablet.

You can use the NHS App to check your symptoms and get instant advice, book appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view your GP medical record and more.

For more information go to www.nhs.uk/nhsapp

The NHS App shows COVID-19 vaccination status for people living in England. If people do not have the app and need proof of vaccination they can call 119 and request a copy of a letter.

If you have any queries, please see the Coronavirus Tab / Coronavirus - Vaccine Information page.

* We have received reports via Patient Access that patients have received Covid passport emails purporting to be from Patient Access.  We advise users of Patient Access to check the name and email address of the sender - all emails from Patient Access will come via an email address that ends in @patientaccess.com. We advise users never to click on any log in links that you receive via the email but to visit the site via the address bar of your browser.  The find more information visit www.patientaccess.com/security

  


Welcome to The Surgery, Amersham Health Centre. We hope that you will find this website useful. We aim to provide a high standard of medical and nursing care for all our patients, with a strong emphasis on disease prevention, health education and self-help. There is much that you, the patient, can do to maintain your own good health and the aim of this website is:

To help you - by giving useful information about the services we offer and advice on how to manage minor illness in the home.

To help us - by making cleer how our services can best be used.

To help us to help you - by encouraging a team approach between the practice and the patients.

In an emergency, when we are closed, please phone Bucks 24/7 on 0300 033

988 for medical advice or to see a doctor urgently

 


Please do not ask your GP for medications which can be bought at the pharmacy

We are now using Chain SMS to message patients!

Chain SMS on a mobile phone

Chain SMS allows us to send text messages to patients. It means we can be much more proactive with communication, messaging you quickly and securely, so you are not waiting around to hear from us!

Some examples of how we might use it…

Reminders of notifications (eg prescription ready)

Responding to simple queries (eg if you had a quick question about your medication)

Letting you know we tried to call

Send you advice at the end of a consultation


The practice name will always be at the bottom of the message. You won’t be able to reply to them. Please help us to help you by keeping your number up to date. If you don’t want us to contact you in this way please let us know.


GP appointments are now available in your area during the evenings and at the weekend. To book an appointment, contact your practice. Your NHS, here for you

Improved Access to GP Appointments

An improved service to access GP appointments has launched in Buckinghamshire and is available to all patients registered with a Bucks GP. This service involves local GP practices working together to offer patients better access to appointments. It means that you can now book an appointment in a practice local to you:

Up until 8pm from Monday to Friday (Amersham Health Centre - Wednesday)

Selected hours on a Saturday (Amersham Health Centre 1 in 8 Saturdays)

9am until 1pm on Sunday and Bank Holidays (at one of the three Improved Access Hubs located across the county)

This should mean that patients also have greater flexibility for routine, bookable appointments. It is, however, not a walk-in service. If you need urgent medical advice after 6.30pm or at a weekend, please phone NHS 111 in the first instance – they will be able to advise you and book an appointment if necessary.

These appointments can be booked through the practice you are registered with, and are being offered from three Improved Access Hubs, located at:

High Wycombe Hospital: (located at the Urgent Treatment Centre or UTC) Queen Alexander Road, High Wycombe, HP11 2TT

Stoke Mandeville Hospital: Corridor 5, Gate 2, Mandeville Road, Stoke Mandeville, HP21 8AL

Threeways Surgery: Pennylets Green, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, SL2 4AZ

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Please download this survey form (PDF, 210KB), complete and return to the surgery.

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