Covid19 Info

If you think you have coronavirus DO NOT COME TO THE SURGERY – please contact NHS 24 on Tel: 111 for further advice.

Patients that need general information on coronavirus should use the following NHS inform link:  https://www.nhsinform.scot/

Workers who need an isolation note should use the following link: http://111.nhs.uk/isolation-note
– This is only for people who, have symptoms of coronavirus and have used the 111 online coronavirus service; have been told by a healthcare professional they have symptoms of coronavirus; live with someone who has symptoms of coronavirus.

Register for a coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine as a carer: https://www.nhsinform.scot/carersregister

More specific detailed information can be found below.

1. Useful information on safeguarding our most vulnerable patients.

  • National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 https://www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/
  • NSPCC helpline: 0808 800 5000 If you’re worried about a child, even if you’re unsure, contact NSPCC professional counsellors for help, advice and support.
  • Childline 0800 1111: Offers free, confidential advice and support for any child 18 years or under, whatever the worry.
  • MIND: Mental Health Support with specific advice on ‘Coronavirus and your wellbeing’. www.mind.org.uk
  • YoungMinds: Supporting children and young people and their parents/carers with their mental health and wellbeing. Specific advice on managing self-isolation and anxiety about coronavirus. https://youngminds.org.uk
  • ICON: Babies cry: You can cope. http://iconcope.org/
  • SafeLives: Specific resources for domestic abuse and COVID. http://safelives.org.uk/news-views/domesticabuse-and-covid-19

2. Information for employers and employees.