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Learning Disabilities Information

Learning Disability Register Do you have a learning disability or support someone who does? By adding your name to the learning disability register at your GP practice you can get better healthcare – and you could have a free Annual Health Check. Join

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Dr M M Standen Retirement

Dear Patients, We would like to inform you that after 31 years as a GP Partner at Crown Medical Practice Dr Margaret Standen has decided to hang up her stethoscope and retire from General Practice at the end of September.

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Flu Vaccines 2021

We will invite eligible patients to an appointment for the vaccine, as soon as we are able to schedule the clinics. Please do not call to book an appointment – we will be in touch with you when you are

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Letter from Dr Benkert

28 March 2021 Dear All At the end of March I will retire as a partner at the Crown Medical Practice.  It has been nearly 25 years since I first turned up at the reception of the Crown and asked

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Dr Stephan Benkert – Retirement

After many years as GP Partner at Crown Medical Practice,. Dr Benkert will be retiring as a GP partner on 31st March 2021. We would like to wish him a happy and healthy retirement. We are happy to inform you

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“Do not contact your GP surgery about your COVID-19 vaccination status. GPs cannot provide letters showing your COVID-19 vaccination status.”

We are unable to issue this certificate at the practice.

Please see Demonstrating your COVID-19 vaccination status when travelling abroad – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk) for further information.

Proof of your vaccination status will be available on the NHS app, which is also valuable for accessing your health records and ordering repeat prescriptions.

The NHS app can be downloaded from here ‎NHS App on the App Store (apple.com) for iPhone or here NHS App – Apps on Google Play for android.

Alternatively, you can call the NHS helpline on 119 from 17th May and ask for a letter to be posted to you. This must be at least 5 days after you’ve completed your course of the vaccine; the letter may to take up to 5 days to reach you.”