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GP Practice Enhanced Access - Neston & Willaston Primary Care Network (PCN)

Please find the link below to complete a questionnaire 

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/2XPDN2Q

Vaccinations for the over 75's and certain clinically vulnerable patients will  be available at Neston Medical Centre by appointment only , you may receive a text link to book, or call 0151 336 4121 for dates and availability

We have a new email address for requesting your medications

wcccg.neston.prescriptionrequests@nhs.net

This will be changing on 1st July 2022 to cmicb-cheshire.neston.prescriptionrequests@nhs.net  

Please allow two full working days to process your request

 

We are occasionally sending text messages to patients with a link attached for a questionnaire to be completed. Thank you for your co-operation if you receive on of these texts.

 Patients will still need to wear a mask, socially distance and use hand sanitiser when attending the Surgery and our patient-facing staff will continue to wear PPE.

 

We do understand that it can be frustrating but we know that when the patients come to us they may be sick and vulnerable, and some cannot receive the Covid vaccine due to medical reasons, so we feel it would be wrong to not continue with these small precautions that can help to protect the patients and staff.

 

Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

 

Dr Awan and Partners 

 

 

 

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/

In Times of Bereavement

In the unfortunate event that a person has passed away, there are three things that must be done in the first few days;

  • Get a medical certificate from your GP or hospital doctor (this is necessary to register the death)
  • Register the death within 5 days (8 days in Scotland). You will then receive the necessary documents for the funeral.
  • Make the necessary funeral arrangements.

Register the death

If the death has been reported to the coroner (or Procurator Fiscal in Scotland) they must give permission before registering the death.

You can register the death if you are a relative, a witness to the death, a hospital administrator or the person making the arrangements with the funeral directors.

You can use the ‘Register a Death’ page on the gov.uk website that will guide you through the process. This will also explain the registration process for Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Arrange the funeral

The funeral can usually only take place after the death is registered. Most people use a funeral director, though you can arrange a funeral yourself.

Funeral directors

Choose a funeral director who’s a member of one of the following:

These organisations have codes of practice - they must give you a price list when asked.

Some local councils run their own funeral services, for example for non-religious burials. The British Humanist Association can also help with non-religious funerals.

Arranging the funeral yourself

Contact the Cemeteries and Crematorium Department of your local council to arrange a funeral yourself.

Funeral costs

Funeral costs can include:

  • funeral director fees
  • things the funeral director pays for on your behalf (called ‘disbursements’ or ‘third-party costs’), for example, crematorium or cemetery fees, or a newspaper announcement about the death
  • local authority burial or cremation fees

Funeral directors may list all these costs in their quotes.



 
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