Coronavirus Update COVID-19
To minimise risk of infection please do not visit Allan Park Medical Practice unless asked to attend. If you are unwell phone 451375 between 8 am and 9 am and a Clinician will phone you back. If you have Coronavirus and feel you need to see or speak to a Clinician call 111. For medical emergencies call 999.
Coronavirus symptoms are cough, fever and shortness of breath. In the first instance for advice see www.nhsinform.scot/ or phone the info helpline 08000282816. If unwell out of hours you can contact NHS24 on 111 between 6 pm and 8 am. For medical emergencies call 999.
If you live with other people and have symptoms, they'll need to stay at home for 14 days from the start of your symptoms even if they don’t have symptoms themselves.
If they develop symptoms within the 14 days, they need to stay at home for 7 days from the day their symptoms began. They ...should do this even if it takes them over the 14-day isolation period.
Phone your GP if your symptoms:
- are severe or you have shortness of breath
- worsen during home isolation
- have not improved after 7 days
You should also phone your GP if you develop breathlessness or it worsens, especially if you:
- are 60 years old or over
- have underlying poor health
- have heart or lung problems
- have a weakened immune system, including cancer
- have diabetes
If your GP is closed, phone NHS 24 (111).
If you have a medical emergency, phone 999 and tell them you have COVID-19 symptoms.
Please order prescriptions by email email@example.com, post, online and do not pick them up from the practice but nominate a Chemist for pick up. Please note Pharmacies can take up to 7 days to process prescriptions at the moment they are so busy. Thanks for your co-operation. Please phone 451375 if you have any questions.
Welcome to Allan Park Medical Practice!
As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you will find useful pages covering a wide range of health issues and links to other relevant medical organisations. You may also want to print off our Practice Leaflet or register to book appointments and order prescriptions online.
Get Well, Keep Well
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. Aged 50-74? You will receive a bowel screening kit in the post which we recommend you return!
Do have 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 a good way of helping us enhance the way we look after you.
Disabled patients have access to all areas of the practice as do wheelchairs. There is metered parking in Allan Park. Please do not park in the designated staff parking area.
The practice takes responsibility for the development of doctors by mentoring Registrar GP’s. We have one of these young doctors as part of the team for six months or a year at a time.
(Site updated 31/03/2020)