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WEDNESDAY 3 JUNE TOCKWITH SITE CLOSED DUE TO STAFF SHORTAGES


Due to the current situation with the coronavirus Tockwith Surgery opening hours are as follows: Monday - Tuesday 8.30am - 6.00pm, Wednesday and Thursday 8.30am - 12.00pm Friday 1pm -6pm


Week commencing 8th June 2020 Monday 8.30am - 6pm, Tuesday 8.30am - 5.30pm, Wednesday and Thursday 8.00am - 12.00pm, Friday 8.30am - 6.00pm                                                               Week commencing 15th June 2020 - Monday 8.00am-6.00pm, Tuesday 8.00am-12.00pm, WEDNESDAY - CLOSED ALL DAY, Thursday 9.00am-12.00pm, Friday 2.00pm-6.00pm


PRESCRIPTIONS YOU CAN STILL COLLECT PRESCRIPTIONS DURING OPENING HOURS DUE TO HIGH DEMAND CAN YOU PLEASE ALLOW 5 WORKING DAYS BEFORE COLLECTING YOUR MEDICATION, DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF CALLS PLEASE DO NOT RING THE SURGERY TO CHECK IF YOUR MEDICATION IS READY FOR COLLECTION. IF YOU ARE SELF-ISOLATING AND HAVING DIFFICULTY ARRANGING COLLECTION PLEASE LET US KNOW 


In the light of the coronavirus all GP appointments will receive a telephone consultation; please keep your phone clear around the time of your appointment, due to the volume of calls at present, your telephone consultation with the may not be at the exact time. HCA and Nurse appointments will remain face to face appointments, and patients can still collect their prescriptions. Many thanks for your co-operation Springbank Health

X-Ray

doctor examining an x-rayAn X-ray is a widely used diagnostic test to examine the inside of the body. X-rays are a very effective way of detecting problems with bones, such as fractures. They can also often identify problems with soft tissue, such as pneumonia or breast cancer.

If you have a X-ray, you will be asked to lie on a table or stand against a surface so that the part of your body being X-rayed is between the X-ray tube and the photographic plate.

An X-ray is usually carried out by a radiographer, a healthcare professional who specialises in using imaging technology, such as X-rays and ultrasound scanners.

You can find out more about x-ray tests, how they are performed, their function and the risks by visiting the NHS Choices website.

 
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