Kingussie Medical Practice

Ardvonie Park, Kingussie, PH21 1ET

NHS

Telephone: 01540 661233

Fax: 01540 661277

Out of Hours: 111

Welcome to Kingussie Medical Practice

The doctors and staff at Kingussie Medical practice surgery are proud to offer the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare. With patients’ needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.

 

Your annual flu vaccination is now due

Flu vaccination provides the best protection against an unpredictable virus which infects many people and can cause serious illness and death each year.The vaccination is free and recommended yearly for those most at risk from flu.

This includes;

  • You are eligible to receive a flu vaccine if you are You are also eligible if:
    65 years old or over on 31.03.19 (born on or before 31st March, 1954)
     Or have Heart or respiratory disease
    Diabetes
    Obesity (BMI>40)
    Kidney or Liver Disease
    Lower immunity due to disease or treatment
    You are also eligible if you are currently pregnant or if you are an unpaid carer for someone who could not manage without your help.

    Pre-school flu vaccinations 2 & 5 years will also be done at the above clinics

Please contact our Reception team to arrange your flu vaccination appointment

We look forward to seeing you soon.

Patient Notice : Kingussie Medical Practice new online prescription ordering system 1st October 2018

As part of updates to our website :- http://www.kmpdoctors.co.uk/  

http://www.Kingussiemedicalpractice.co.uk 

We have moved our prescription online ordering system In order to deliver the best possible service, our new prescription ordering site due to upgrades in our clinical system, patients who were registered to use Online services before the 1st October 2018 will now need to re-register. If you have any questions regarding this, please contact our Reception team. You can register now by coming to the practice and requesting your login details our Reception staff will be happy to advise further. Once you are registered the practice will give you the information that will enable you to create a username and password.

We are introducing a new service for ordering prescriptions through our website called Patient Services. This will let you interact with our Practice using the Internet at your convenience even when we are closed. Currently Patient Services will allow you to order your repeat prescriptions or view/cancel routine Doctors appointments online.

Unfortunately you will need to re-register with the Practice to access this service, and once registered you will be given information that will enable you to create your username and password. This will be on an individual basis and a form will be required for each family member. Any person over the age of 14 years will require their own email address for patient confidentiality. Any person who has an existing shared account prior to turning 14 years old will be required to reconfirm their email address to continue using this service. Please note that you can withdraw from the Online Service at any time by contacting the Practice on 01540 661 233.

Please be aware Laggan Patients will need to register for this service at Laggan Medical Practice and Kingussie Medical Practice Patients will need to register for this service at Kingussie Medical Practice.

Thanks in advance

Kingussie Medical Practice Reception Team

Get Well, Keep Well

Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.

Join In

We hope you enjoy having a look around the site and familiarising yourself with some of the online features such as ordering a repeat prescription. Whatever your thoughts, be sure to let us know via our feedback function. Comments and suggestions are always a great way of helping us continue to enhance the way we look after you.

Access

We have two doors to allow easy access, one being a double door for wheelchair access.   Please use the phone/bell to contact Reception staff so they are aware you require entry.    There is designated disabled parking at the front of the surgery.    If you require any further details or assistance please contact reception.

Suffering from a minor illness and want some advice as quickly as possible? DID YOU KNOW…

…that our local pharmacist can give you confidential advice and treatment if needed for a number of common illnesses without the need for an appointment with your GP?

Here are just some of the conditions that your pharmacist can help you with:

  • Coughs, colds and sore throats
  • Minor skin conditions and acne
  • Athletes foot
  • Styes and minor eye infections
  • Head lice
  • Pain, including backache
  • Cold sores
  • Diarrhoea/constipation
  • Colic
  • Thrush
  • Pharmacists provide many other services including:
  • NHS emergency hormonal contraception
  • NHS smoking cessation support
  • Advice on travel injection requirements & supply of malaria prevention

General Data Protection Regulations and Sharing Information to Improve Services;

Kingussie Medical Practice has a legal responsibility to make all patients aware of what personal data we hold, how we store it and what it is used for.

We also need to make all patients aware of their legal rights in relation to their personal data.

To obtain a copy of our full Data Protection Notice which details all of the above then please feel free to ask at Reception for a paper copy.

SPIRE NHSScotland is improving the way it uses information from GP patient records. SPIRE  is a service that will allow small amounts of information from GP practice records to be used to help doctors’ surgeries, NHSScotland and the Scottish Government to improve care and plan services, and to help researchers to learn more from patient information held at GP practices.

A new campaign is underway to inform patients across Scotland of the benefits of the service, and the confidential and secure way in which GP patient records will be used to help plan and improve health care services.

You have a choice about your patient record being used in this way. To find out more go to spire.scot

NHS INFORM – NHS Scotland has updated and improved their patient information website – this website provides useful information on everyday health problems and illnesses, healthy living advice and how to access support.

www.nhsinform.scot

Patient Participation Group

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00am - 18:00pm
  • Tuesday
    08:00am - 18:00pm
  • Wednesday
    08:00am - 18:00pm
  • Thursday
    08:00am - 18:00pm
  • Friday
    08:00am - 18:00pm
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED