ANSDELL MEDICAL CENTRE

Albany Road, Lytham St Annes, Lancashire, FY8 4GW

Monkeypox information

Monkeypox is a rare disease caused by infection with the monkeypox virus. Most cases have been in Africa. The risk of catching monkeypox in the UK is very low. It’s usually a mild illness that will get better on its

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COVID-19 Booster Vaccinations – Read More

Get your booster at new Blackpool South COVID-19 booster vaccination clinic A new pop-up vaccination service specifically for the covid-19 vaccination booster programme has opened on Blackpool South Car Park at the end of Yeadon Way, Blackpool.  Opening Friday 24

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NHS patients, staff and visitors must continue to wear face coverings in healthcare settings

England’s chief nurse has today reminded the public that everyone accessing or visiting healthcare settings must continue to wear a face covering and follow social distancing rules. COVID-19 restrictions will end in many settings in England from Monday. However, Public

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COVID-19 Vaccine – Read Now

COVID-19 Vaccine – Latest ❓We are receiving a large number of comments and questions regarding the COVID-19 vaccinations programme. Clinics have now been launched at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals and a number of community sites run by GP practices. These clinics

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How to book a COVID-19 test

Your GP Practice cannot assist you in booking a Covid-19 test and does not provide Covid-19 testing; this can only be done via the national online booking portal. Your GP Practice cannot advise you on whether or not your child or children

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Are you concerned you have symptoms of COVID-19?

From 18th May 2020, the general clinical case definition for COVID-19 has been updated to include loss of or change in smell or taste. It is now: New continuous cough OR fever OR loss of/change in smell or taste Everyone,

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Advice for parents during COVID-19: what to do if your child is unwell or injured

The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) has produced a useful poster for parents and carers advising what to do if a child is unwell or injured during the COVID-19 outbreak. Download a printable version of the poster

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Community Hubs offering support during COVID-19 outbreak

Hubs have been set up in each district of Lancashire to help support the people who need it most during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Need a sick note for COVID-19? Here’s what you need to do

People unable to work for more than seven days because of COVID-19 can obtain an isolation note through a new online service. Isolation notes will provide employees with evidence for their employers that they have been advised to self-isolate due

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Funding appeal for Whitegate Drive defibrillator

People living in Blackpool are being asked to donate funds to help buy a piece of life-saving equipment. Staff at the Blackpool Urgent Treatment Centre are raising money for a community defibrillator to be put in a busy and under-resourced

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Big White Wall: Free online mental health resource available to everyone on the Fylde Coast

A free mental health resource for people living with depression and other conditions is now available across the whole of Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre. Big White Wall, which is available at www.bigwhitewall.com, provides a clinically safe and anonymous online community providing

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