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The Atholl Medical Centre
The medical practice at Atholl Medical Centre is the sole medical practice in the Pitlochry district and covers an area of approximately 700 square miles of North West Perthshire. The practice has its main premises at Ferry Road, Pitlochry but also has a branch surgery at Ford Road, Blair Atholl. The nearest District General Hospital is Perth Royal Infirmary.
The doctors are responsible for providing community medical facilities, including the care of the patients in the Pitlochry Community Hospital, servicing the medical needs of our many visitors and working closely with the statutory emergency services.
The Atholl Medical Centre,
Tel: Pitlochry 472558
New Patients - How To Register
When you wish to register with this practice as a new patient, report to reception where you will be asked to complete a registration form and a questionnaire. Alternatively, you can visit our registration page and download and print the relevant documents. You can then arrange for a consultation with the practice nurse to record your medical details.
Practice News and Notices
FLU AND PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINATION PROGRAMME 2015
ATHOLL MEDICAL CENTRE, PITLOCHRY - WEDNESDAY 28th OCTOBER 2015
We would like patients to attend by surname letter, as set out below:
09.00 – 10.30 A – F 10.30 – 12.00 G – L
14.00 – 15.30 M – S 15.30 – 17.00 T – Z
Patients eligible for flu vaccinations are:
All patients over 65 years of age, pregnant women, or anyone suffering from the following
· Chronic heart disease or chest complaints including asthma & COPD
· Chronic Liver or Kidney Disease
· Neurological conditions eg MS
· Lowered immunity due to illness or medication
· Other specific medical condition (check with surgery)
Pneumococcal and shingles vaccines are also available for eligible patients
Parents or guardians of children aged 2-5 years should telephone the surgery once they have received a letter to book an appointment.
ARRANGEMENTS FOR BLAIR ATHOLL
There will be an open session in Blair Atholl Church Hall (next to the Village Hall) on
Friday 23rd October 2015 (9.30am – 11.00am)
If you have any questions regarding arrangements please contact Atholl Medical Centre on Pitlochry 472558
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE NHS DOES NOT FUND VACCINATIONS FOR PATIENTS WHO ARE NOT IN ANY OF THE ELIGIBLE GROUPS
We would be obliged if you could avoid telephoning the surgery between 8.30am and 10am unless your request is for an appointment or house visit.
The phone lines are very busy at this time.
If you are looking for results please telephone between 2 and 4 pm as most results do not come in until later in the day.
If, when you have seen the doctor they ask for a follow up appointment in a number of weeks, please could you make the appointment on the way out. This will provide a better chance of getting an appointment to suit your requirements.
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