IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS WHO BRING IN URINE SAMPLES

THERE HAVE BEEN CHANGES IN THE WAY THE SURGERY NOW DEALS WITH URINE SAMPLES

IF YOU THINK YOU ARE SUFFERING FROM A URINE INFECTION, PLEASE COMPLETE AN ONLINE KLINIK REQUEST FORM OR CONTACT SURGERY.  A CLINICIAN WILL THEN TRIAGE YOUR SYMPTOMS AND ARRANGE A PLAN OF APPROPRIATE ACTION-THEY WILL ALSO

ADVISE YOU IF YOU NEED TO HAND IN A URINE SAMPLE

IN FUTURE, WE WILL ONLY ACCEPT URINE SAMPLES AT RECEPTION WHICH:-

* HAVE BEEN REQUESTED BY A CLINICIAN FOLLOWING A PHONE CALL OR FACE TO FACE APPT

* HAVE BEEN REQUESTED AS PART OF A LONG TERM CONDITION REVIEW      AND

ARE ACCOMPANIED BY A COMPLETED URINE SAMPLE REQUEST FORM (AVAILABLE AT THE DESK) WHICH MUST BE FILLED IN BY THE         PATIENT WITH ALL THE RELEVANT DETAILS

*PLEASE ENSURE ALL ROUTINE SAMPLES ARE BROUGHT INTO SURGERY BY 12.30 PM.

PLEASE DO NOT BRING A URINE SAMPLE TO SURGERY UNLESS YOU HAVE BEEN ADVISED TO DO SO.