Inaccurate information circulating regarding special ‘rescue packs’ for patients with pre-existing respiratory conditions

⚠️We have been made aware of some inaccurate information circulating regarding special ‘rescue packs’ for patients with pre-existing respiratory conditions such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Please do not contact your GP practice for a rescue pack. You should continue to manage your condition in the usual way and if you feel you have symptoms of COVID-19, go to https://111.nhs.uk/covid-19 before doing anything else.

For patients with pre-existing respiratory conditions such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

Please do not contact your GP practice for a rescue pack. You should continue to manage your condition in the usual way and if you feel you have symptoms of COVID-19, go to https://111.nhs.uk/covid-19 before doing anything else.

***COVID-19 update***

We are working hard to maintain a high quality of healthcare services for all our patients at this time of increased pressure.

If you have a high temperature or a new, continuous cough, please stay at home and do not come into the practice.

If you have a routine appointment booked you may be contacted in advance to check if you have symptoms of COVID-19. Your appointment may now take place over the phone where possible. We will notify you directly if there are any changes to your booked appointment.

If you are displaying symptoms of COVID-19 and have concerns, please visit 111.nhs.uk/covid-19.

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