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6 months ago

Clarkston Medical
Important information for our pregnant patients, please get vaccinated.Pregnant women can get vaccinations this weekend at special clinics.In recent months NHSGGC has seen an increase in the number of women who have ended up in Intensive Care - most of whom were unvaccinated. As a result of this situation, we have organised three vaccination clinics this weekend.▶️ Saturday 27 Nov - 9am - 4 pmMaternity Daycare - Queen Elizabeth University Hospital ▶️ Sunday 28 Nov -9am - 4pmDaycare - Princess Royal Maternity ▶️ Sunday 28 Nov - 9am - 4pmMaternity Antenatal Clinic - Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley During these days, all pregnant women are invited to a drop-in clinic to receive their first or second dose or to attend any clinic and speak with a midwife. Also, you can get your flu vaccine if you haven't already.For more information, bit.ly/3xmkNmM or read bit.ly/3xDmKLT#NHSGGC #PRM #QEUH #RAH #Maternity #CovidVaccination ... See MoreSee Less
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9 months ago

Clarkston Medical
Please share 🤓Here are our drop-in vaccination centres for today.Second doses of Moderna will be available at the following centres: Carmichael Hall, Glasgow Central Mosque, Glasgow Club Donald Dewar & Glasgow Club Easterhouse.More information on all our upcoming drop-in vaccinations here ➡️ www.nhsggc.org.uk/your-health/health-issues/covid-19-coronavirus/for-patients-the-public/covid-va... ... See MoreSee Less
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9 months ago

Clarkston Medical
Heads up:Here are our vaccination drop-in centres for today, Friday 3rd September.Pfizer doses are now being offered to 16 and 17-year-olds, and up to 39-year-olds. Astra-Zeneca vaccinations are also available to those aged 40 and over.Find more information on all our upcoming drop-in centres here ➡️ www.nhsggc.org.uk/your-health/health-issues/covid-19-coronavirus/for-patients-the-public/covid-va... ... See MoreSee Less
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9 months ago

Clarkston Medical
*SHARE PLEASE*www.facebook.com/386216958168986/posts/2773305686126756/?d=n&substory_index=0TODAY we are offering Pfizer doses to 16 and 17-year-olds, and up to 39-year-olds.You can find more information on all our upcoming drop-in vaccination centres at ➡️ bit.ly/3k1qr7k#NHSGGC #GetVaccinated ... See MoreSee Less
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9 months ago

Clarkston Medical
Wee heads-up about drop-in vaccine clinics in GG&C today, in case it helps any of you. Please share!TODAY we are offering Pfizer doses to 16 and 17-year-olds, and up to 39-year-olds.You can find more information on all our upcoming drop-in vaccination centres at ➡️ www.nhsggc.org.uk/your-health/health-issues/covid-19-coronavirus/for-patients-the-public/covid-va... ... See MoreSee Less
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Advanced Care Planning

Advanced Care Planning

Dear All, Spotted this BBC article https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-51981099 this morning   explaining more about the issues surrounding advanced care planning, particularly in the context of the COVID-19 crisis. It’s a worthwhile read and ties in directly with our...

Care Planning

Care Planning

Dear All, This is never an easy subject, but in these times of crisis we all need to plan for the worst and hope for the best. COVID-19, whilst affecting most people mildly, has clearly been hitting more vulnerable people much more severely. That means that some of...

Coronavirus Update 18th March

Coronavirus Update 18th March

Dear All, Not much change overnight as far as we’re aware. Thought would just give some brief reminders / links, aware that some of you may not have seen some of the older posts. Many of you may be thinking that the 14-Day isolation rules seem a bit OTT, so I wanted...

Coronavirus Update 17th March

Coronavirus Update 17th March

Dear All, Sorry for the late update. We met in the afternoon to discuss direction of travel and also wanted to check if there were any significant announcements/changes to advice. Due to the situation with COVID-19 changing on an almost daily basis, we have struggled...

Coronavirus Update 16th March

Coronavirus Update 16th March

  Morning All, Updated the website this morning with a red banner (pictured above), mirroring that on the NHS Inform website. It includes links to the excellent and up-to-date COVID-19 website and the helpline number. The second picture (at the bottom of this...

Coronavirus COVID-19 Update 15th March

Coronavirus COVID-19 Update 15th March

Dear All, *PLEASE SHARE WIDELY* You may have seen on the BBC News this morning that our Chief Medical Officer has announced that community testing for COVID-19 will be happening in GP surgeries in Scotland. You need to know that this information is unhelpful at this...

Coronavirus COVID-19 Update 13th March

Coronavirus COVID-19 Update 13th March

Dear All, End up the week update on Coronavirus COVID-19… We are sure you will all be aware that the UK Government announced guidance regarding self-isolating for 7 days if you develop cough or fever (pictured). Please note – you will NOT need a “doctor’s note” saying...

HEALTHiER MiNDS

HEALTHiER MiNDS

If you are reading this it is likely that you are interested in or worried about your child’s mental wellbeing and what you can do to support them. HEALTHiER MiNDS - A Guide for Parents and Carers brings together information and practical advice that we think you will...

Cornoavirus Update 10th March

Cornoavirus Update 10th March

Dear all, As somebody pointed out in the comments on this morning’s Facebook post ( https://www.facebook.com/drsmorricemassongeddes/photos/a.1710382462577311/2626921410923407/)  , our phone lines are struggling to cope just now. Having discussed this amongst...