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Bank Holiday opening times:

Monday 30th August – CLOSED

Reopening Tuesday 31tst August at 8.30am

During the times that we are closed, if you have a life threatening medical emergency

Please dial 999. 

Should you need to see a doctor urgently please ring Badger on 0121-766-2100.

If you require advice or information whilst we are closed please dial 111.  The advice and information service is available 24 hrs a day.

Our normal opening hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am to 6.30pm.  The practice is closed between 1.00 and 3.00pm on Wednesdays for staff training.  Our telephone lines switch over to our out of hours service on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons at 1.00pm

Please see the links below on how your information is used and how to opt out. 

Date Provision Notice

General Practice data for Planning and research

Opt out form


Dr. J. Taylor has now retired. We wish her well.


IMPORTANT INFORMATION 

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The Wand Medical Centre is still open, but the way we can all access healthcare during the Covid-19 pandemic has changed. In order to ensure the safety of all our patients and staff our doors remain closed and we ask all our patients not to visit the practice without speaking with a member of the practice team first. Most queries can now be dealt with over the telephone which mitigates risk and saves you time. In order to further support patients during this difficult time, a health app for Birmingham and Solihull patients is available. It is free to download from the Apple or Google Play Stores and is very easy to use.

You can also visit:https://app.birminghamandsolihullhealthapp.com

The app is secure and links directly with your GP practice. You can order your repeat medication via the app 24 hours per day. You can also check any symptoms you may have. The app will then give you access to the right type of advice / appointment. Download the app now so it is at your fingertips when needed.

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How to download the app

Simply visit your app store by clicking the icons below!

  Google playApple store

 

Travel Vaccinationsglobal air travel

If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss your travel arrangements. This will include which countries and areas within countries that you are visiting to determine what vaccinations are required.

There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below: 

Europe Europe & Russia North America North America
Central America Central America South America South America
Caribbean Caribbean Africa Africa
Middle East Middle East Central Asia Central Asia
East Asia East Asia Australasia Australasia and Pacific

It is important to make this initial appointment as early as possible - at least 6 weeks before you travel - as a second appointment will be required with the practice nurse to actually receive the vaccinations. These vaccines have to be ordered as they are not a stock vaccine. Your second appointment needs to be at least 2 weeks before you travel to allow the vaccines to work.

Some travel vaccines are ordered on a private prescription and these incur a charge over and above the normal prescription charge. This is because not all travel vaccinations are included in the services provided by the NHS.


Travel Health Questionnaire

To help us offer the appropriate advice, please fill out the online form before coming to see the nurse.

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Travelling in Europe

If you are travelling to Europe the EU has published useful information for travellers on the European website.

 
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