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Novo Nordisk Field Safety Notice  -  NovoPen Echo and NovoPen 5

Novo Nordisk A/S has detected that the insulin cartridge holder used in a number of NovoPen Echo and NovoPen 5 batches may crack or break if exposed to certain chemicals in some household products, such as cleaning agent, sunscreen and food grease.  Certain batches are affected and patients are advised to the NovoNordisk Customer Care Line on 0845 600 5055 to check their device and/or to request a replacement. 

For further information please see the link on the 'Latest News' tab or telephone the surgery on 0115 883 2626.

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Novo Nordisk Field Safety Notice  -  NovoPen Echo and NovoPen 5

Novo Nordisk A/S has detected that the insulin cartridge holder used in a number of NovoPen Echo and NovoPen 5 batches may crack or break if exposed to certain chemicals in some household products, such as cleaning agent, sunscreen and food grease.  Certain batches are affected and patients are advised to the NovoNordisk Customer Care Line on 0845 600 5055 to check their device and/or to request a replacement. 

For further information, please telephone the surgery on 0115 883 2626

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Latest CQC Report is: 'OVERALL GOOD'

 

PPG Walking Club: 

You are very welcome to join our walking group for short walks led by Jeremy Pratt (Qualified Walking Leader).  Walks leave from the surgery - meet in the coffee shop at 10.30 & 11.30 every Tuesday morning.

Saturday and Sunday appointments:

Will be available from the beginning of April to enable you to see a General Practitioner, Practice Nurse or Healthcare Assistant at the weekend, as well as in the week - see below for more information.

You can now book appointments in the evenings and at weekends in the Partners Health Improved Access Scheme. Appointments are staffed by Clinicians from across the Rushcliffe Practices and are pre-bookable via reception. Evenings 6.30pm – 8.00pm (at Castle Healthcare Practice, East Bridgford Medical Practice and Keyworth Medical Practice). Weekends 8.30am – 12.30pm at Castle Healthcare Practice.

Repeat Prescription Management

The practice is trialing the use of a protocol to process all repeat requests for medication. 

For more information go to our Repeat Prescriptions page on the website.

Castle Healthcare Practice will be closed for compulsory Staff Training on Thursday 14th December from 12.30pm and will reopen on Friday 15th December at 8.00am.

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