Important information about the coronavirus (COVID-19)

The NHS in England and Public Health England (PHE) are well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal.

The latest information on symptoms of coronavirus can be found on nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

Stay at home if you have coronavirus symptoms

Stay at home for if you have either:

  • a high temperature – you feel hot to touch on your chest or back

  • a new, continuous cough – this means you've started coughing repeatedly

Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.

You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you're staying at home.
Testing for coronavirus is not needed if you're staying at home.

RECENT HEADLINES

Recent texts/letter about 12 Week isolation for At Risk Groups

Who is at high risk? You may be at high risk from coronavirus if you:

  • have had an organ transplant

  • are having certain types of cancer treatment

  • have blood or bone marrow cancer, such as leukaemia

  • have a severe lung condition, such as cystic fibrosis or severe asthma

  • have a condition that makes you much more likely to get infections

  • are taking medicine that weakens your immune system

  • are pregnant and have a serious heart condition

Information:

If you're at high risk, you will be contacted by the NHS by Sunday 29 March 2020. Do not contact your GP or healthcare team at this stage – wait to be contacted. GPs do not have any other information than is available on the NHS website.

Rescue Medication

Despite recent media discussion on Facebook etc. guidance states that there is no need for asthmatics to have Rescue medication packs. The only group of patients requiring these is patients who have Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) with a breathless scale of 3 or greater.  GPs at this time WILL NOT are issuing anyone outside of this group with rescue pack medication.
Up to date information can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

Urgent car centres in you area

Welcome to Hazelmere Medical Centre based in Blaby, Leicester

Opening Hours & Out of Hours Contact Details

The Medical Centre is open:

Monday 08:00-18:30  
Tuesday 08:00-18:30 
Wednesday 08:00-18:30 
Thursday 08:00-18:30 
Friday 08:00-18:30

The telephone lines are open from 08:00 – 18:30

We are offer some additional early pre-booked only clinics throughout the week 07:30 – 08:00.


 

PRACTICE PRIVACY NOTICE FOR
PATIENTS

Please read our Practice Privacy Notice and a
Patient Information Leaflet.

 

 

CQC Inspection

NHS 111 is now active for this area!!!

If you require medical attention when we are closed which does not warrant a 999 call please ring the NHS emergency and urgent care service free on 111.

Bank Holiday Hours are:

We are closed for the following bank holidays: Good Friday, Easter Monday, May bank holiday, Spring bank holiday, August bank holiday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

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Mission Statement

The mission of Hazelmere Medical Centre is to improve the health of our patient population and to manage illness with skill and compassion.  We aim to work with our patients in providing excellent and modern, family centered health care.  We are committed to ensure that this care is provided with sensitivity and takes into account, the best and latest clinical evidence that is available both in treating our patients and in providing preventative services to keep our patients in the best possible health.

Medicines Formulary

Leicestershire Health Community Medicines Formulary
Non NHS Fees

Use of Patient data

A patient’s guide PDF
NHS Summary Care Record PDF

Urgent Care Service