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Wearing a face mask in healthcare settings is still required unless you are exempt. 

Prescriptions: Please allow 48 hours for us to process your prescription before collecting from the surgery. If you collect your prescription from a pharmacy then please allow at least 5 working days. PLEASE DO NOT CALL THE SURGERY TO ASK ABOUT YOUR PRESCRIPTION. 

From 1st April 2022 All Covid, Flu, Shingles, Pneumococcal and HPV vaccines will be managed by the health board.  Anyone entitled to the vaccine will receive an invite directly from NHSGG&C. More information can be found at: www.nhsinform.scot

Photograph Submission: Please only send pictures if asked to do so by surgery staff.  Place a ruler or coin beside the rash or mark to give the clinician an idea of the size. Pictures and consent to queens.crescent@nhs.scot Please make sure you add your full name and date-of-birth so we can identify you.

Coronavirus: DO NOT come into the surgery. Please follow NHS inform guidelines. You can still call the surgery and make a phone consultation appointment, please call the surgery for more information

Online booking of GP appointments via patient access is currently SUSPENDED due to coronavirus

Breast Screening

The Scottish Breast Screening Programme (SBSP) is supplied to Queen's Crescent Surgery by the West of Scotland Breast Screening Service (WOSBS).

The WOSBS will invite eligible women aged between 50 and 70 years old to attend a screening session for breast cancer.

The WOSBS will send individual invites to women every three years.  The cycle inviting eligible women in our area for screening will be Summer 2023.  Women who are not automatically invited, may arrange a direct appointment by contacting the service directly.

It is up to you to decide if you want to have breast screening or not.  This booklet will help you with your decision.

The surgery can offer limited advice regarding individual circumstances, however WOSBS will be happy to discuss your individual questions and requirements.

      West of Scotland Breast Screening Service
      Stock Exchange Court
      77 Nelson Mandela Place
      Glasgow
      G2 1QT
      Tel:   0141 572 5800
      Fax:   0141 572 5801
 

The surgery has compiled a list of Frequently Asked Questions, which can be viewed by clicking this link.

 


Bowel Screening

The Scottish Bowel Screening Programme is supplied to Queen's Crescent Surgery by the National Bowel Screening Centre for Scotland (NBSCS) based in Dundee.

The Bowel Screening Centre will send eligible men and women aged between 50 and 74 years old a self-test kit by post to their home address.  The kit is completed at home and returned to the NBSCS.

The NBSCS will send individual self-test kits to eligible participants every two years.  Participants who are not automatically invited, may arrange for a slef-test kit to be mailed to them by contacting the service directly.

It is up to you to decide if you want to complete the bowel screening test or not.  The NHS Inform website contains a library of information on bowel screening, which should help you with your decision..

The surgery can offer limited advice regarding individual circumstances, however NBSCS will be happy to discuss your individual questions and requirements.

      National Bowel Screening Centre for Scotland
      Kings Cross HospitalBowel Screening
      Clepington Road
      Dundee
      DD3 8EA
      Tel:   0800 0121 833
 
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