News and Important Notices

21/12/2021 – Changes to GP Services until January 2022

GP surgeries across the country have been asked to focus on delivering the Government’s target of offering a COVID-19 booster vaccine to everyone aged 18+ before 31st December. This is due to the rapid rise in the number of infections of the new coronavirus variant called Omicron.  As a result the UK has moved to […]

Flu Clinic – Sat 20 November

We are holding our final walk-in flu clinic this Saturday 20 November. If you are eligible for the free NHS flu jab ie: aged over 50, or under 50 with an underlying health condition, and registered with our surgery, then please come to our Nightingale site, Great Well Drive, Romsey, SO51 7QN between 10:00-13:00.

Message for Diabetes Patients

If you have diabetes, you will know that as part of your diabetes annual review, urine testing is really important to look for early signs of kidney damage. We do this through a test called the albumin:creatinine ratio (ACR) test, which looks for small amounts of protein in the urine. We know people struggle to […]

Flu vaccine update – 8 Oct 2021

As mentioned previously, we have limits on our flu vaccine supply which are outside of our control, but eligible patients are being sent invites to flu clinics. Please wait to receive an invitation so we can manage our supply and ensure we have enough flu vaccines available for each clinic date. Where we have a […]

Flu Clinics – Update (30 Sept 2021)

We have received a delivery of flu vaccines this week so we have begun inviting eligible patients to Saturday flu clinics. Due to limits on our vaccine supply, we have contacted eligible patients aged under 65 starting with the most vulnerable, and we will start to contact people aged over 65 next week. Where we […]

COVID Booster vaccinations

You may have seen in the news that a COVID Booster Vaccination Programme has been approved. We will be offering this service, again from the Crosfield Hall in Romsey. As it stands, we have not received any vaccines and so have not confirmed any clinic dates. Please do not contact the practices yet – we […]

Delayed Flu Clinics

Around this time, we would normally be contacting patients regarding flu vaccines, but due to issues with the vaccine supply chain, we have been informed by our vaccine supplier that our vaccine delivery will be delayed. This issue is affecting all local surgeries and we expect to have more information in the next two weeks. […]

Bank Holiday – Pharmacy Opening Times

Please be aware of local pharmacy opening times this Bank Holiday Monday the 30th August: Boots the Chemist, Romsey – Open 10:00 -16:00 Romsey Pharmacy – Closed Superdrug – Closed Pharmacy Direct – Closed    

SMS Appointment reminders

Please be aware we are currently experiencing an issue with our Text Appointment reminders. We have had reports of patients receiving reminders for  appointments they have already attended, this seems to be an issue with the delivery system having delays in sending the message out. We are looking into this matter currently, we apologise for […]

Surgery Closure 13 July 1:00pm-2:00pm

PATIENT NOTICE: Please note that the Surgery will be closed from  1:00 pm to 2:00 pm today (Tuesday 13 July) and every Tuesday lunchtime to enable time for essential staff training. You will be unable to collect prescriptions or attend the practice during this time. In an emergency while the surgery is closed, please call […]

Launching our New Website

Thank you for visiting our new Abbeywell Practice website. We’ve made improvements to help you with finding the right information and support at the right time – and so it’s easier for us to keep you up to date. Improvements to the website include: A brand new look Easier navigation Updated information We hope you […]