News

Don't fall victim to the Test, Track & Trace SCAM!

We have been made aware that scammers are posing as contact tracers acting on behalf of the Test, Track & Trace Service. Do not give out any information shown within this post's image.

If you are asked for these types of information, you can report the incident to Action Fraud - http://ow.ly/1OXS50A1ziJ
To see what the real contact tracers will ask you, visit http://ow.ly/7zX550A1zeB

test, track and trace scam

Pregnant? the way you notify us has changed

As soon as you find out that you are pregnant, please email the Topaz Midwife Team, not forgetting to include us in on the email aswell. 

Please email TopazMidwiferyPractice@swft.nhs.uk AND copy in castlemc.reception@nhs.uk

 

Once you have sent the email, the Topaz team will contact you within 5 working days to arrange a booking appointment for when you are between 8 and 10 weeks pregnant.

For full information, click the link the the following PDF

Topaz Email Referral Form Midwifery Jan 2020.pdf

NHS Diabetes Advice helpline - Wednesday 27th May 2020

NHS England and NHS Improvement have launched a new helpline in response to disruption to normal diabetes services due to the COVID-19 pandemic and response.

The service is for adults living with diabetes who use insulin to manage their condition and require immediate clinical advice.


Whether you or a member of your household have caught the virus, or routine care has been disrupted, the helpline is available for immediate clinical advice to help you understand how to effectively manage their diabetes.


You can access NHS Diabetes Advice via Diabetes UK’s support line on 0345 123 2399 Monday-Friday from 9am-6pm.

Boots Pharmacy - Station Road closure

Boots Station Road are closing on Saturday 13th June 2020. Any uncollected prescriptions or Boots.com orders can be collected from: Boots, 2 Talisman Square, Kenilworth CV8 1JB

If you do not wish to change your nominated pharmacy to Boots Talisman Square, please ask your new pharmacy to sort out your nomination set up.

Cervical Smear Text Scam - May 2020

Public Health England have reported a possible scam. Some women are being contacted by text message. The message claims to be from the recall service. Women are being advised they are overdue for screening. The messages asks them to call the mobile number and provide personal details 

Please note: The NHS Cervical Screening Programme DO NOT text patients, if you receive a text DO NOT respond. There is no need for further action as Public Health England are already aware and have reported this to the Action Fraud Line.

Organ Donor Register - new law with effect from 20th May 2020

From 20th May 2020, Organ Donor will become an “opt out” system due to a change in law passed by Parliament.

You can record your organ donation decision on the NHS Organ Donor Register by clicking this link - please click here

Tell your family and friends what you have decided.

Practice News

Text message service

We use text messages to contact you about making appointments, if you wish to "opt out" of this service, please let us know.

New Patients

We are currently taking new patients! Go to our Homepage and click "New Patients" to find out how to register