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Covid vaccination status/passport news

As of Monday 17th May, you will be able to obtain confirmation of your vaccination status. Unfortunately your GP practice are NOT able to offer this service. We are unable to issue this certificate at the practice.

Please see click here for further information on vaccination passports. 

Proof of your vaccination status will be available on the NHSapp, -which is also valuable for accessing your health records and ordering repeat prescriptions

The NHSapp can be downloaded from the app store -  click here for iphone users  or for android users click here.

Alternatively you can call the NHS helpline on 119 (from 17 May) and ask for a letter to be posted to you. This must be at least 5 days after you’ve completed your course of the vaccine, the letter may to take up to 5 days to reach you.

Kind regards 

RECRUITMENT

We are expanding our teams!! Please visit the vacancies section for details of our roles advertised. 

We are aware of an ongoing issue with the our busy telephone lines and are addressing the issue.  You are able to submit an online e-consult for non-urgent and administrative assistance.  You can also download the NHS app for some test results and to view your online medical record. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused. 

 

OBTAINING A COVID TEST

Please click HERE for details with regard to obtaining a Covid test locally 

IMPORTANT MESSAGES

NEW RULES RELATING TO WEARING OF FACE MASKS/COVERINGS IN SHOPS AND OTHER AREAS COME INTO EFFECT ON 24 JULY 2020 FOR ALL EXCEPT THOSE THAT ARE EXEMPT. IF YOU FEEL YOU ARE UNABLE TO WEAR A MASK/COVERING FOR AUDITORY/SENSORY/BREATHING REASONS PLEASE VISIT www.keepsafe.org.uk/mask TO DOWNLOAD AN EXEMPTION CARD TO SHOW IF ASKED WHY YOU ARE NOT WEARING ONE.

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ISSUE OF LETTERS OR CERTIFICATES CONFIRMING ANY EXEMPTION. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.

CORONAVIRUS

PLEASE SEE OUR LATEST ADVICE WITH REGARD TO ACCESSING THE SURGERY BY CLICKING HERE

THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION AND UNDERSTANDING DURING THIS PERIOD

IF YOU HAVE DEVELOPED A NEW COUGH, HIGH TEMPERATURE OR HAVE NOTICED A LOSS OF OR CHANGES TO YOUR SENSES OF SMELL OR TASTE, YOU MAY BE AT RISK OF CONTRACTING THE VIRUS.  PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE THE HOUSE.  INSTEAD, CONTACT NHS 111 DIRECT FOR ONLINE ADVICE.

a.   For general advice with regard to the virus, from NHS 111 Direct PLEASE CLICK HERE

b.    Please also see THE LATEST GOVERNMENT ADVICE FROM HERE


Vacancies at Beechfield

Reception Administrators (30 hours per week)

Beechfield Medical Centre is a well-established and highly regarded GP practice based in the heart of the Lincolnshire market town of Spalding, operating from modern purpose built premises.  Due to the growth of the practice, we are now looking to expand our team further with the appointment of two flexible, motivated and hardworking people to join our reception team as we look to develop and enhance the services we are able to offer to our 20000 patients. The ideal candidates will be well presented, personable, polite and patient.  They would need to be flexible and adaptable to cover annual leave within the team.  The successful post holders must be able to communicate effectively when receiving, assisting and directing patients, ensuring the patient accesses the appropriate service or healthcare professional in a courteous, efficient and effective way. The need to work competently and accurately under pressure is essential, as is the ability to be a good team player.  Experience of working within in a GP Surgery is desirable, however full training will be given in all aspects of the role. 

Job description & person specification available here    

Informal enquiries are very welcome - contact Annette Jackson (Reception Manager) via email on annette.jackson7@nhs.net   

Applications by full and detailed CV and accompanying letter to:  Bruce Bonar, Business Manager, Beechfield Medical Centre, Beechfield Gardens, Spalding PE11 2UN or (preferably) by email to slccg.beechfieldmc.hr@nhs.net       CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:  Sunday 23rd May 2021

Paramedic Practitioner (up to full time)

Beechfield Medical Centre is a well-established and highly regarded practice based in the heart of the Lincolnshire market town of Spalding. We operate from modern purpose built premises and we are now looking to strengthen our team further with the appointment of A further Paramedic Practitioner as we look to develop and enhance the services we are able to offer to our 20000 patients, particularly as we integrate our services for the wider community of a Primary Care Network within our locality.  This is an exciting role where proactivity, initiative and a “can do” approach to service development will be as important as the professional experience and range of clinical skills that you can offer the Practice. 

Job description & person specification available here        

Informal enquiries and practice visits are very welcome - contact Zeph Churchill (Lead Nurse) via email on Zephanie.Churchill1@nhs.net   

Applications by full and detailed CV and accompanying letter to:  Bruce Bonar, Business Manager, Beechfield Medical Centre, Beechfield Gardens, Spalding PE11 2UN or (preferably) by email to slccg.beechfieldmc.hr@nhs.net   CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:  Sunday 23rd May 2021

 

Clinical Administrator (34 hours per week)

Beechfield Medical Centre is a well-established and highly regarded GP practice based in the heart of the Lincolnshire market town of Spalding, operating from modern purpose built premises.  Due to the growth of the practice, we are now looking to expand our team with the appointment of an additional clinical administrator as we look to develop and enhance the services we are able to offer to our 20000 patients.  The ideal candidate will have good IT skills and knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel and will need to be able to work under their own initiative with minimal supervision and make decisions within defined procedures.  You will be a good team player, who can proactively manage their workload, even when under pressure, maintaining both accuracy and attention to detail.  Being able to communicate clearly and effectively with clinicians, patients and colleagues is essential as is the ability to be flexible.

 Job description & person specification available here

Informal enquiries are very welcome - contact Lisa Jones (Deputy Practice Manager) via email on lisa.jones30@nhs.net  

 Applications by full and detailed CV and accompanying letter to:  Bruce Bonar, Business Manager, Beechfield Medical Centre, Beechfield Gardens, Spalding PE11 2UN or (preferably) by email to slccg.beechfieldmc.hr@nhs.net     CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:  Sunday 23rd May 2021

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