Welcome to Burnham Health Centre

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15/07/2022 - Please be aware we are currently struggling with staff shortages due to Covid and therefore we will have less appointments bookable. Please bare with us at this difficult time. 

The Health Centre now has a new telephone system.  Please listen to ALL options carefully.  Between 8.00am-9.00am the options are:

Cancel an appointment

Book an appointment

Health Care Professional Line

After 9.00am the following options are available:

Cancel an appointment

Book an appointment

General Enquiries –

Test results - If your results need urgent attention you will be contacted by a member of the Clinical Team

Repeat Sick Note Only- This can only be issued if you have already been assessed by a clinician for your condition

Prescription queries, but not for the ordering of repeat medication

Referral letters

Insurance and Private Medical Reports

If your query is not urgent you can leave a message and we will get back to you within 72 hours.  You are not able to book an appointment with this option.  Or you can continue to hold to speak with a Patient Advisor

Health Care Professional Line

Care Home Providers

Appointments can also be booked online only via Patient Access, Ask First and NHS App.

As of the 1st May 2022, surgery protocol will change in regards to patient/third party collection of confidential information such as; prescriptions, sick notes, letters etc.  For such paperwork, you will need to provide written or verbal consent stating who will be collecting on your behalf and they will be asked to show their I.D. If collecting in person, you will also be required to show ID.

This is to allow us to continually maintain our patient data confidentiality.

Thank you for your understanding in this matter.

Just think 111 online first;

Last November, NHS England and NHS Improvement launched the next phase of the latest ‘Help Us, Help You’ campaign which focuses on NHS 111 online.

If you have an urgent but not life threatening medical need, make sure you visit NHS 111 online first rather than going straight to A&E. NHS 111 online will help you right away and, if needed, a healthcare professional will call you.

NHS 111 online can direct you to an urgent treatment centre/walk in centre, emergency dental services, GP, pharmacy or another more appropriate local service.

If you or your loved one have a life-threatening illness or injury then you should always dial 999.

Organ Donation Update

 Organ donation in England has changed to an opt out system. It's still for you to decide whether or not you want to become an organ donor. We will always ask your family to support your decision. So whatever you choose, it's really important that you let them know, There is more information available via the link below:

https://www.organdonation.nhs.uk/uk-laws/organ-donation-law-in-england/

Sexual Health Clinic

Sexual health clinic at Burnham health centre on Tuesdays 3-6pm,

offering contraception, including implants and testing for STIs.

Just call 0300 303 2880 and ask for the Burnham outreach clinic.

https://sexualhealthbucks.nhs.uk/just-ask-bshaw/

Click HERE to update your details

(including ethnicity) 

Improved Access to GP appointments

in this area.  Click HERE for

 further information

Please note when updating your Clinical Record we can not accept change of address via this website. You will have to visit the practice with proof of your new address.

(Site updated 26/07/2022)
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