Coronavirus Update 


Covid-19 isolating at home 
Suspected Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Information for Carers during Covid-19

Support from H4ALL if you are self isolating

Medical Certificate during Covid-19

Information for Patients - Covid-19 Public Health Directions 2020

NHS England and NHS Improvement Coronavirus

General Practice Tranparency Notice - please follow the link

Additional Information in SCR - please follow the link



Stay at home if you have Coronavirus symptoms

Stay at home if you have either:

  • a high temperature – this means you feel hot to touch on your chest or back (you do not need to measure your temperature)
  • a new, continuous cough – this means coughing a lot for more than an hour, or 3 or more coughing episodes in 24 hours (if you usually have a cough, it may be worse than usual)
  • loss of smell and taste

Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.

Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do.

Only call 111 if you cannot get help online.

How long to stay at home

  • if you have symptoms of coronavirus, you'll need to stay at home for 7 days
  • if you live with someone who has symptoms, you'll need to stay at home for 14 days from the day the first person in the home started having symptoms

Changes to our appointment booking system due to Coronavirus

During Covid-19 pandemic the Surgery is offering a telephone triage only with a doctor or a nurse before any face to face appointment will be booked.  

On line appointment booking

During Covid-19 pandemic any on line appointment booking are suspended.



Prescription requests


During the Covid-19 pandemic ALL prescription requests are taken over the phone, please do not come to the Surgery.  Please also note that during this time the authorisation of prescritpions might take up to 72 hours.

For latest information regarding COVID-19 please click here 

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in this matter.

Kind regards

Cedars Medical Centre