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MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST

 

The Practice is looking to recruit a medical receptionist to work as member of the Practice reception team.  Hours available are up to 34 hours

 

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual to join a busy established reception team.  Experience of working in a health setting would be beneficial.

 

Details of the Practice can be found on our website www.elginhealthcentre.co.uk.

 

An application form can be downloaded from our Practice website.  Completed application forms should be returned to the Practice by posting in the letter box outside Elgin Health Centre or completed application forms can be emailed for the attention of Practice Manager to gram.rothesadministrator@nhs.scot and marked for the attention of the Practice Manager.

 

If you require any further information then you can email these to gram.rothesadministrator@nhs.scot or phone the main Practice number 0345 337 0610 and ask to speak to the Practice Manager.

 

Closing date Friday 12 November 2021

eConsult opening times

As outlined in the recent 'Message from the Practice' (available in 'Latest News') we are currently working to improve our use of triage.  Part of this involves a reduction of the hours the eConsult service will be available.  The service will now be available between 8 and 11am Monday to Friday.  Patients should use this as their first point of contact for routine medical conditions or administrative requests.  As always more urgent matters will be dealt with on the day by the duty team.  The Practice is also developing new Triage streams that should improve access for all patients and we will keep you informed of developments here. 

FLU and COVID-19 booster IMMUNISATIONS

As you are aware the practice will again not be carrying out you flu immunisations this year. Please do not call the practice to make flu appointments

Flu Call Centre –  0345 337 9899,    Email – Gram.flu-info@nhs.scot

In 2017, the Scottish Government and the Scottish General Practitioners Committee (SGPC) agreed vaccinations would move away from a model based on GP delivery to one based on NHS Board delivery through dedicated teams.

There followed the significant work around the COVID-19 vaccination program that is ongoing.

Clinics will again be set up in a number of locations across Grampian within secondary schools and community spaces such as sports halls, churches and any other large venues that can allow for social distancing. Measures will be put in place to ensure health and safety is priority.”

The www.nhsinform.scot website will have information about eligible groups for both Flu and COVID-19 boosters when this information is released.

Rothes Medical Centre

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Rothes Medical Centre as part of the Maryhill Group Practice promotes integrated team working aiming to deliver appropriate high quality hpealth care. We aspire to be a well motivated skilled team making efficient use of available resources.

 

Practice opening times can be seen by clicking here

Rothes surgeries:

These are provided on a daily basis with both planned booked apointments and on the day emergency appointments, to book please contact reception.  In addition, the practice nurse provides additional nursing services, again these appointments can be booked by contacting reception.  

House visits:

House calls should be requested before 10.00 a.m if possible. You will be visited at some point during the day depending on the priority of your illness.  House calls  are carried out by a GP or one our highly qualified and experienced Emergency Care Practitioners. House calls are usually only required in exceptional cases – such as the terminally ill, truly housebound or genuine medical emergencies. 

When the Rothes Branch is closed 

Help is always available for our patients in Rothes. The main surgery in Elgin is open from 8am to 6pm. If you need assistance when the Rothes branch is closed please call the 03453370610 number. The duty team can ether discuss your need over the telephone, arrange for you to be seen in Elgin or if needed arrange for a house visit. 

Telephone advice:

When there is not a doctor at Rothes Medical Centre, telephone advice will be provided by the Duty on call team at Elgin Health Centre. Advice can be given and a prescription provided if deemed appropriate;This can be faxed to the your Pharmacy( please tell reception staff when you call which pharmacy you use). The receptionist will take some details to enable the team to call you back. It is helpful to give as much information as possible to assist the team in dealing with your request.

 

 



 
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