COVID-19 UPDATE 27.3.2020

Our priority at this difficult time is the health and wellbeing of both our patients and our practice team. Please be assured that we will continue to offer those services that are essential to our patients, but we may have to offer them in a different way to usual.  PLEASE NOTE THAT OUR BRANCH SURGERY IN LLANHARRY IS CURRENTLY CLOSED TO PATIENTS and we do not know when we will be able to re-open this surgery. In order to reduce footfall and to ensure social distancing all appointments are currently by telephone and…Read more

IMPORTANT UPDATE 17TH MARCH 2020

Our priority at this difficult time is the health and wellbeing of both our patients and our practice team. Please be assured that we will continue to offer those services that are essential to our patients, but we may have to offer them in a different way to usual.  PLEASE NOTE THAT OUR BRANCH SURGERY IN LLANHARRY IS CURRENTLY CLOSED TO PATIENTS. You can help us to do this by following the guidance below. THERE IS ALOT OF INFORMATION  - PLEASE TAKE THE TIME TO READ IT CAREFULLY Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation…Read more

Covid-19 appointments update 13.3.2020

Our waiting rooms are high risk places to pick up infection, and so in the current climate we want to minimise risks for everybody by utilising phonecalls in order to reduce the number of people who need to come to our surgeries, thereby hopefully protecting us all. For other patients who are acutely unwell and feel they will need emergency assessment, you will need to ring the surgery where we will arrange for a GP/nurse to call you for triage of your problem.  Please do not attend the surgery without being invited, as government advice…Read more

Walking Group from March 2020

The Ambling Elephants Health Walk every Wednesday 10am - 12 noon starting on Wednesday 4th March 2020. Meeting place: Thirsty Elephant Coffee shop, Pontyclun Doggy friendly walk, led by qualified walk leadersRead more

Staff Changes

During the summer several members of staff decided to move onto other roles within the health care sector. Two members of the reception team left and we have employed three new receptionists - Emma, Kathryn and Barbara, all have previously worked in a GP Surgery but will need time to get up to speed with our Policies and Procedures. Our Phlebotomist, Vicky left us in September.  We are training up another member of staff but it will take several months before she is able to offer her own clinics. Our HCA, Natalie left…Read more

FLU Vaccinations 2019

We are expecting half of our OVER 65 year old vaccines at the end of September, the other half middle of October - dates of clinics will be published in the surgery on this website. Due to manufacturing delays our 16-64 year old vaccines are not due in until middle of October  and we will only receive half of our ordered doses.  The other half will arrive at the end of November - dates of clinics will be published in the surgery and on this website.Read more

May Bank Holidays

The Surgery will be closed on Monday 6th May and Monday 27th May. If you have a medical problem that cannot wait until the surgery re-opens, please contact the Out of Hours Service on 0300 123 5060 Or can one of the local Pharmacists help you under the Common Ailments Scheme?Read more

EASTER BANK HOLIDAY

The Surgery will be closed on Friday 19th April (Good Friday) and Monday 22nd April (Easter Monday) If you require any medical care/advice please contact the Out of Hours Service on 0300 123 5060 Alternatively your local Pharmacist may be able to help you under the Common Ailments Scheme #ChoosePharmacyRead more