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Welcome to Taunton Vale Healthcare

At Taunton Vale Healthcare, we are committed to providing friendly, patient-centred NHS primary care services to our patients. Our aim is to ensure that you have access to excellent medical advice, delivered by our highly trained clinical team as, and when you need it.

We strive to provide a high quality, caring and personal healthcare service to all our patients by:

  • Putting our patients at the centre of what we do
  • Having a highly qualified and trained multi-professional integrated primary Healthcare Team
  • Offering our services in a safe, supportive and suitably equipped environment, using technological advances in healthcare systems for our patients benefit.

Christmas Opening Hours

Friday 24th December – 8:30am to 6:30pm
Saturday 25th December – Closed
Sunday 26th December – Closed
Monday 27th December – Closed
Tuesday 28th December – Closed

Wednesday 29th December – 8:30am to 6:30pm
Thursday 30th December – 8:30am to 6:30pm
Friday 31st December – 8:30am to 6:30pm
Saturday 1st January – Closed
Sunday 2nd January – Closed
Monday 3rd January – Closed

Tuesday 4th January onwards – Normal opening hours will resume.

We hope you have a wonderful Christmas!

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Practice News & Information

NHS App

Owned and run by the NHS, the NHS App is a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablet — including prescriptions and appointments.

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Know who to turn to for your healthcare

We want to help you get the right medical assistance when you’re ill, injured or have a long term condition. Going directly to the person with the appropriate skills is important. This can help you to a speedier recovery and makes sure all NHS services are run efficiently.

Pharmacist

When you need healthcare advice or help with medicines

Optician

Sudden loss of vision. Blurred vision. Painful or red eyes?

Dentist

When your mouth or teeth need urgent attention

NHS Out-of-hours

When your GP and local pharmacy are closed

Minor injury

You will usually need a GP referral, except in an emergency.

Accident & Emergency

When an illness or injury is serious or life-threatening

Alert

Coronavirus Update

TO ALL OF OUR  PATIENTS: This is a polite notice to remind you that mask wearing is still mandated in public health settings and within the NHS. This is to continue to protect our staff and all patients attending the surgery as much as possible. Further information on wearing face coverings

Please note the practice is unable to arrange tests for Coronavirus. Tests are available online or by calling 119

Please do not contact your GP surgery about your COVID-19 vaccination status as GP’s cannot provide letters in relation to this. For more information please visit gov.uk/demonstrating-your-vaccine-status

FURTHER INFORMATION & LINKS

Download the NHS app – Get your NHS COVID Pass

Symptoms – Find out about the main symptoms of coronavirus and what to do if you or your child has them.

Testing – Get a test to check if you have coronavirus, find out what testing involves and understand your test result.

Self-isolation and treating symptoms – Advice about staying at home (self-isolation) and treatment for you and anyone you live with.

People at higher risk – Advice for people at higher risk from coronavirus, including older people, people with health conditions and pregnant women.

Long-term effects (Long COVID) – Find out about the long-term effects coronavirus can sometimes have and what help is available.

Social distancing and changes to everyday life – Advice about avoiding close contact with other people (social distancing), looking after your wellbeing and using the NHS and other services.

For further information go to nhs.uk/coronavirus or gov.uk/coronavirus