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Mon-Fri: 8 AM - 6 PM

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Information and Advice for Patients

Important Update: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Updated: 25 March · Practice news

We are currently operating a reduced service.

Our door is closed to all except pre-arranged appointments for those who have no respiratory/cold/flu symptoms.

If you have Coronavirus related symptoms but are well and managing, please self-isolate for seven days in line with national guidance. If you are unwell, or feel you may need hospital assessment, please call NHS 24 on 111. Further information about self-isolation is available at www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/self-isolation-advice/.

If you require an isolation note for your employer, one can be obtained online at 111.nhs.uk/isolation-note.

Requests for repeat prescriptions can be posted via the letter box and your prescriptions collected from your preferred pharmacy.

REMEMBER! If you or a family member have symptoms of Coronavirus for which you NEED to obtain medical advice...

PLEASE CONTACT NHS24 on 111 who will assess your symptoms and advise you on what you should do next.

About Coronavirus

Further information about Coronovirus is available at www.nhsinform.scot/coronavirus including an interactive tool and a free phone number for asymptomatic individuals with general enquires.

There is a Q&A on coronavirus available via the World Health Organisation website at www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-coronaviruses.

For the latest advice and updates from the UK Government visit www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-the-public and information from the Scottish Government is available at https://www.gov.scot/coronavirus-covid-19/.

Academy Medical Centre

We are one of the largest GP practices in Tayside, Scotland, with approximately 10,000 patients on our list.

The surgery is open Monday to Friday from 8am - 6pm (except public holidays).

Academy Medical Centre
Academy Street
Forfar
DD8 2HA
Tel: 01307 462316
Email: academymc.tayside@nhs.net