Covid-19 Support Room

How can we help you?

If you think you might have coronavirus or you’ve been in close contact with someone who has it visit NHS 111 online coronavirus service for advice.

COVID-19 Testing

Testing is now open to any member of the public with COVID-19 symptoms by visiting www.nhs.uk/coronavirus or calling 119 to book a test.

Covid-19 Vaccinations

For the latest local updates on immunisations, please see: BLMK: Covid-19 Vaccine Information

For more information on the booster vaccination, please see the Covid booster immunisations page.

Covid-19 Paperwork

We are getting a number of enquiries from patients asking for proof of their vaccination status either to confirm fitness for travel or to attend events in the UK, please go to: Covid Paperwork

Well-being while staying at home

Taking care of your mind as well as your body is really important while staying at home because of coronavirus (COVID-19).

View the healthwatch Central Bedfordshire poster for practical support and resources whilst staying at home.

If you would like advice for parents, please view our Advice For Parents During Coronavirus poster.

If you cannot wait to see a doctor and feel unable to cope or keep yourself safe, it’s important to get support.

Get urgent support now.

Visit NHS Every Mind Matters for advice, practice advice and support groups.

Keeping Active

To stay fit and healthy whilst at home, try the NHS Home workout videos.

Services we are currently able to offer from the surgery

  • Baby and childhood immunisations
  • Blood tests requested by a GP/Hospital/Clinical Pharmacist
  • Diabetic foot checks and diabetic bloods
  • ECGs
  • INR checks
  • Shingles and pneumococcal immunisations
  • Smear tests
  • B12, Depo & Zoladex injections

We regret we are currently unable to offer ear syringing, minor ops, nebulisation or spirometry due to Public Health guidelines but this is under regular review and these activities will resume as soon as it is safe to do so.

Advice for patients with pre-existing conditions

Face Coverings

Cervical Cytology Test Due?

We understand that many women may be concerned about delays to their cervical screening as a result of the Coronavirus. You can find some useful information including FAQs and videos from the Jo’s Trust website at www.jostrust.org.uk/coronavirus

Other Advice

Advice for Vulnerable Patients

Answering Covid-19 vaccination questions

A series of leaflets and posters have been prepared by Public Health England to answer your questions about Covid-19 and the vaccination programme:
Covid-19 guide for adults leaflet (PDF)
Covid-19 guide for women of childbearing age (PDF)
Covid-19 guide for healthcare workers (PDF)
Why do I have to wait for my vaccination? (PDF)
Covid-19 guide for those who have had their first vaccination (PDF)
Covid Vaccine Update
A guide to your Covid-19 vaccination (PDF)