Welcome to Reservoir Road Surgery
Reservoir Road Surgery is a member of Our Health Partnership. The UK's biggest GP Partnership.
We hope to use our surgery website as a way of presenting all our patients with an up to date resource for all information relating to our practice. We will keep it current with any news, developments & details that are relevant to the practice & our patients.
As well as a source of information about our Practice, the staff & the services we provide, we hope you use the website as a useful resource with links to other reliable websites for health related information. If there is topical health information we will also add this to the website.
Have a look around our website and please do send us some feedback. We can use your thoughts to improve our online services & further develop the website to make it a more useful, practical application for our patients.
To all our patients and Carers;
STAY SAFE AND STAY PROTECTED
PLEASE FOLLOW GOVERNMENT AND DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH GUIDELINES TO KEEP YOURSELF AND YOUR LOVED ONES PROTECTED FROM CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
if you have a continuous cough or fever (>37.8) or loss of taste/smell you must self-isolate for 7 days. Anyone with these symptoms who is well can just stay at home. If you are unwell with these symptoms you should ring NHS111 or go to 111 ONLINE for advice https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
YOU MUST NOT GO TO GP.
DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC CURRENTLY VAST MAJORITY OF CONSULTATIONS ARE BEING CONDUCTED BY TELEPHONE CALLS. THIS IS TO PROTECT YOU AND THE STAFF FROM CATCHING THIS DEADLY VIRUS. WE WILL KEEP YOU INFORMED WITH THIS CHANGING SITUATION.
PLEASE BE PATIENT PHONE LINES 8.30-9.15 ARE EXTREMELY BUSY
**COVID-19 CHANGES TO HOW YOU ACCESS YOUR GP SERVICES**
Appointments can be booked by calling the surgery and a face to face appointment will be at the discretion of the clinician with mutual consultation
We are currently offering the COVID-19 vaccination programme to all patients eligible within the JCVI cohorts
*****Please note appointments are held at Poplars Surgery, 17 Holly Ln, Erdington, Birmingham B24 9JN****
We are working hard to progress through the campaign and booster vaccinations are now available to those patients who are eligible. Please be rest assured that you will be invited as you become eligible for your vaccination.
For further information on the vaccination and the current vaccination programme, please see: https://www.birminghamandsolihullcovidvaccine.nhs.uk/
The order in which people will be offered the vaccine is based on advice from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI). Read the latest JCVI advice on priority groups for the COVID-19 vaccination on GOV.UK
FLU VACCINES NOW AVAILIABLE ALL OVER 65 AND UNDER 65 AT HIGH RISK *
Please call 0121 465 2950
*The flu vaccination: who should have it and why - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)
If you are experiencing any flu-like symptoms (a high temperature or a new, continuous cough, fever, chest tightness or breathlessness) please use the NHS 111 SERVICE or contact the practice with your concerns.
Do not go straight to a doctor's surgery or hospital.
HELP STOP THE SPREAD OF GERMS:
To prevent the spread of viruses and infections to and from others, we recommend that patients phone the surgery for all appointments and enquiries.
Our phone system has been changed recently to cope with the demand
Coronavirus support for an extremely vulnerable person
Please register here: SUPPORT FOR EXTREMELY VULNERABLE PATIENTS
We will continue to provide updates to our patients via our website.
(Site updated 11/01/2022)