Cardigan Covid Risk is High

Dear Patients, Please DO NOT COME INTO THE HEALTH CENTRE if you have symptoms that may be caused by COVID. These include cough, headache, fever, loss of sense of smell/taste, sore throat. Please call 119 to book a covid test. If you need to speak to us, please use E-consult instead, or telephone us in […]

Telephone Delays

Dear Patients, we are aware of increasing concerns about the length of time patients are having to wait on the phone before it is answered by reception and some problems with calls being cut off or lost in the system completely. We apologise for these ongoing problems and are doing our best to fix them. […]

Telephones are now working

We are informed that the faulty equipment causing our telephone system to fail has now been replaced and the system is working again. Please accept our sincere apologies for this system failure. Please bear with us as, in common with all primary care services in the UK, we are experiencing an unprecedented demand on our […]

Covid Vaccine Update

Please do not call the surgery about the vaccine bookings as these cannot be made by patients. The extra calls about the bookings causes delays for patients who need our urgent medical attention. We are calling patients in for the Oxford/Astrazeneca vaccine in order of age and risk as set out Hywel Dda Health Board. […]

Emergency Only on Wednesday afternoons from 3rd February onwards/ Achosion Brys yn Unig ar Brynhawnau Mercher o’r 3ydd o Chwefror ymlaen

Dear patient: Please note that from the 3rd of February we will be closed and operating an emergency only service on Wednesday afternoons. Please only contact us if you have an urgent medical problem than cannot wait until the following morning. These afternoons will be dedicated to delivering the Covid vaccination to our patients ( […]

Coronavirus Vaccine

Please do not call the surgery about the vaccine as this can delay access to the surgery for patients who need urgent medical attention. We will post the latest information here. Please see this BBC report which explains about the Oxford vaccine. We expect to receive the first vaccine doses here in the next 2 […]

Covid-19 Important Update

Due to the rise in the number of Coronavirus cases in Cardigan and the surrounding area over the weekend, Cardigan Health Centre is limiting all face to face contact that is not immediately necessary. If you are experiencing chest pain, blood loss or collapse, please dial 999 immediately. We are fully operational and are operating […]

Flu Vaccines/Brechlynnau Ffliw

Any patient who is eligible and yet to receive their flu jab, please contact the surgery in order to book an appointment. Additional flu vaccines for the over 65’s should be available from 10th November. Vaccines for those under 65 are currently available. Os ydych yn gymwys ac heb dderbyn eich brechlyn ffliw eto, gofynnir […]

**Coronavirus Update**

If a child/parent/household member develops symptoms of COVID-19, the entire household should immediately self-isolate, and book a test for the individual with the symptoms. It is unnecessary to test the entire household if they are not symptomatic. The COVID-19 symptoms are: a new continuous cough a high temperature loss of or change to sense of smell […]

Please wear a face mask

We are still asking patients not to come to the surgery unless they have an appointment or need to deliver or collect something which cannot be sent by post. If you do need to visit the surgery, we request that you wear a face mask. The reason for this is to help reduce COVID transmission […]

COVID Testing

Please do not call the surgery about COVID testing as we have no access to these tests. The number to call for non-keyworker testing is 03000 200159. For keyworker testing the number is 0300 303 8322. If you are ill and would like advice, please request this in the usual way via eConsult or telephone. […]

Phones broken again

Dear patients, please accept our apologies once again as there is an intermittent technical fault with our phones. We have reported it and are awaiting a response. Some incoming calls cannot be heard at all. Please use the e-consult service instead if you can. If you have a medical emergency, please call 999. If you […]

Telephones are down

We are aware of a system-wide failure of the telephone systems of local hospitals including Cardigan Integrated Care Centre. Regrettably there is also a fault with the eConsult site which we are asking to be fixed. Please accept our apologies for this which is beyond our control. We have not been given any explanation of […]