News and Important Notices

eConsult 24th June 2022

UPDATE 24/06/2022 16:00: Please be aware that eConsult is still encountering issues with NHS mail and the Surgery is yet to receive any eConsults submitted today. If you submitted a eConsult today and require medical attention please contact 111.   Please be aware that due to an issue with NHS mail, there is currently a […]

Covid Vaccination Clinics – Romsey Rapids

Romsey Rapids is holding a series of walk-in Covid vaccination clinics. If you are eligible for a vaccination and aged 12+  you can attend on any of the below dates, you do not need to pre-book an appointment: Tuesday 21 June 11:30am – 4pm Tuesday 5 July 11:30am – 4pm Thursday 21 July 11:30am – […]

Wed 11 May 2022 – Patient Notice

Due to essential staff training on Wednesday 11 May 2022 we will dealing with urgent requests only on this date. All urgent and routine requests can be submitted to the practice as normal from Thursday 12 May 2022.

Blood Test Appointments

Please be aware that due to staff sickness we do not currently have any blood test appointments available for booking. If you require a blood test the Surgery can print off your blood form and you can book an appointment at Romsey Hospital by calling 023 8120 4877, you can also book blood test appoints […]

Changes to the way you contact us

After listening to your feedback we are working on strategies to free up our phone lines so you can contact us more effectively. Now, when you call the practice you will be asked specific questions by our reception team which have been designed by our GPs to ensure you receive the best care. For new […]

New Self Referral Service for Prostate Cancer Testing

Doctors at University Hospital Southampton (UHS) have launched a new self-referral service for men who have symptoms of prostate cancer or are at higher risk of developing it.  It comes following a “dramatic drop” in referrals which led to a decrease of 23 per cent in men starting treatment across the region at the height […]

Face Coverings

Although the Government has announced their ‘Living with Covid’ plans – some of which come into effect from 24 February 2022 – GP practices are still awaiting the formal guidelines for healthcare settings. We will update our patients as soon as more information is known but for now,  the UK Health Security Agency’s Infection Prevention […]

COVID Vaccine Walk-In Clinics – January Dates

If you are aged 16+ and are eligible for a first, second or booster dose of the COVID vaccine, you are able to get your COVID jab locally without an appointment. COVID vaccines will be available at Crosfield Hall, Broadwater Road, Romsey, SO51 8GL, and open to walk-ins at the following times: Thursday 13 January […]

Walk-in Covid Booster Clinics

*COVID Vaccination Update* If you are aged 16+ and need a first, second or booster dose of the COVID vaccine, you are able to get your COVID jab locally without an appointment. Clinics at Crosfield Hall are now open to walk-ins between 09:00-12:00 every morning on Wed 5th, Thur 6th & Fri 7th January 2022. […]

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 […]

12/12/2021 – RE: National COVID Vaccines Update

We are digesting the Prime Minister’s announcement this evening and what this will mean in terms of patient access to appointments over the next two weeks. We ask you to please not phone the surgery tomorrow to enquire about COVID vaccinations. At this time, we do not have any information. We had not been given […]

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.