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Welcome to the Mill Road Surgery Website

The main surgery is situated in the University City of Cambridge with a branch surgery at nearby Cherry Hinton.


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What to expect when you visit the Practice

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, how you contact us will be different at the moment.  This is to limit face to face contact whenever possible and help stop the spread of coronavirus.

Your GP practice is open and if you need to see the GP, please telephone us and we will arrange for you to speak to a GP or you can use the DoctorLink app (details below) or you can call NHS 111. Please do not come to the surgery unless you have an appointment.

Appointments are being delivered face to face, online and over the telephone.  If you are asked to come into the surgery please arrive wearing a face covering.  Measures are in place to keep you safe from infection during your visit to the surgery.

If you are waiting for a check-up please be assured we will be in touch.

FACE COVERING EXEMPTION CARD

https://www.sharecommunity.org.uk/sites/default/files/Mask-Exemption-Cards.pdf


COVID-19 Vaccination programme

 

Patients are asked not to contact the surgery regarding COVID-19 Vaccinations.

 

The NHS has started to vaccinate the most at-risk priority groups to include age 75 years and over and age 70+ years who are in a clinically high risk group.

 

You will receive a text, letter or a phone call from a member of our staff inviting you to book your vaccine appointment.  The vaccine site for our surgery (which is working within a group of 7 practices) is Cornford House Surgery in Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge.  When you visit for your vaccine please wear something warm as you may need to queue outside the building, you will also be asked to wait for 15 minutes post vaccine and this will be in a tented area outside so again warm clothing is advised. We also have lists of patients that are not able to travel and are housebound - these patients will be vaccinated by a community team and this is being co-ordinated across the 7 practices in our group.  

 

Please be aware that the NHS will never ask for payment for the Covid-19 vaccination and any text message requesting payment should be ignored.

 

When more vaccines become available, the vaccines will be offered to other people at risk as soon as possible. Please don’t contact the NHS to seek a vaccine before then.

 

If you have not yet been approached about having the Covid-19 vaccine, please read the information: why you are being asked to wait. You can also find further information on the Covid-19 vaccine here.

 

Please continue to abide by all the rules of social distancing, wearing of face masks and hand hygiene guidance, which will still save lives, this still applies after you have received your vaccine.

 

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DoctorLink is our new online service where you can:

  • access advice
  • book appointments online 
  • request Fit/Sick Notes

Sign-up is simple and you can create an account here:

https://app.doctorlink.com/millroadsurgery-cambridge/register/

For all urgent appointments we ask that you undertake a symptom assessment through DoctorLink.  The symptom assessment will ask you a number of questions to  identify your problem. The outcome of your assessment will direct you to the right treatment, whether emergency care, GP care, nurse or self care.

If your outcome indicates that an appointment is required at the GP Practice you simply click on the "book appointment" button and book your appointment directly.

{For the present we are not releasing face to face appointments, these will be for telephone slots with a GP, we ask you to allow some flexibility around the time slot}

If no appointments are available, you will see a "request an appointment button" please click this. Once the request has been submitted, you will then be contacted by a member of the practice team, to arrange an appointment within the identified timeframe, as outlined in the outcome of your symptom checker.

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(Site updated 21/01/2021)
For appointments and prescriptions please use the Online Services link above. Alternatively, just click here.
 
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