Improved Access

More GP appointments now available earlier and later in Sittingbourne and Sheppey We are delighted to announce that from 1 October 2018, you can book to be seen by a GP, nurse and other health professionals until 8pm Monday to Friday, and at weekends and bank holidays. This is part of a national drive to […]

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Self Care In Hot Weather

With temperatures expected to remain high over the coming days, please follow the below advice from Public Health England. If you are worried about what to do, either for yourself or someone you know who you think might be at risk, for advice go to: (more…)

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Closed for Training

Please see below for dates when the surgery will be closed in the afternoon for clinical and administrative staff training.  (more…)

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Antibiotic advice

In line with the latest advice from the Department of Health, Memorial Medical GPs will not be automatically prescribing antibiotics for infections. Antibiotics do not help with viral infections. Please see the information below: Antibiotic Awareness Get well soon without antibiotics

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Measles cases in Kent are on the rise

We have recently been notified by the Health Protection Team that Measles cases in Kent, Sussex and Surrey are on the rise. We have therefore been asked to urgently call all patients who are overdue their MMR vaccines. We are already sending out letters to those who are overdue, but if you would like to […]

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Calling all 18-40 year olds!! Help us to update your medical records

So that we are able to update your records, we are currently asking our patients who are aged between 18 and 40 to provide us with the following information: Current smoking status Alcohol intake Height and weight-enable us to calculate your BMI Blood pressure Please complete a questionnaire which is available at the self-testing area […]

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