CORONAVIRUS - COVID 19 INFORMATION
PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY OR A&E IF YOU HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT CORONAVIRUS.
The main symptoms of COVID-19 are:
- a high temperature - feel hot to touch on your chest or back or measuring 37.8 or greater on a thermometer
- a new, continuous cough
- a loss of, or change to, your sense of smell or taste - you cannot smell or taste anything, or things smell or taste different to normal.
If you have symptoms please follow stay at home guidance.
CONSULT NHS 111 ONLINE IF YOUR SYMPTOMS WORSEN
CALL NHS 111 IF YOU DO NOT HAVE INTERNET ACCESS
CONSULT PUBLIC HEALTH WALES FOR THE LATEST UPDATES
As of May 18th 2020 testing is available to anyone, aged over 5 years, who has symptoms of COVID-19. At present testing is not carried out in the surgery. You can request a home test kit for yourself or for someone you live with via the NHS website
At present only critical workers can book a test at a drive through testing centre in Wales
COVID -19 Related Employment Issues
If you are self isolating or staying home because of household contact please read the following for employment related issues
You can print an isolation note here.
You do not need to speak to a GP in order to get an isolation note.
For further information related to COVID-19 please go to the Coronavirus information page.