Welcome to Framfield House Surgery
We aim to offer excellent medical care to all our patients in accordance with best practice; and to offer the very best employment conditions and support for all our staff. We will do this with courtesy and respect in a welcoming environment and as efficiently as possible.
If you would like to volunteer to help with the Coronavirus Vaccine programme please see this recruitment information poster for further details
Covid Vaccination Programme
Please note – Framfield House Surgery has no direct influence over the provision of COVID vaccinations to the general public. These are administered by the GP Federation of Suffolk who have established a COVID vaccination centre in Woodbridge. Appointments will be issued by them and are dependent on consignments of vaccine. As soon as more vaccine arrives additional appointments will be issued. We understand the frustration but please understand that neither clinical staff nor our admin team have any influence over the pace of vaccinations. We will investigate any abusive behaviour towards our staff.
Please follow the link below for more information regarding the Vaccination Service:
Update from the Suffolk GP Federation 17/02/2021
Covid Vaccination Programme - Cohort 6
The next cohorts of patients being invited for Covid vaccination include carers and ‘at risk’ patients aged 16-65. The ‘at risk’ include:
- Chronic respiratory disease
- Chronic heart disease and vascular disease
- Chronic kidney disease
- Chronic liver disease
- Chronic neurological disease, including severe or profound learning disability
- Asplenia or dysfunction of the spleen
- Morbid obesity
- Severe mental illness
Patients ‘at risk’ are defined by NHS England. This group is very large and it will take several weeks for everyone to be invited to book an appointment for vaccination. We will only invite patients when we know we have vaccine available.
Over the next few weeks we will be sending out a combination of text and letter invitations to the patients of the 28 GP practices we are working with. Until you receive this invitation please do not contact your GP practice or the Federation.
If you have not received an invitation please do not call our booking line as we cannot assist you and you will not be able to make an appointment.
Please find below more information about the Covid - 19 Vaccines:
Children Attending School
We understand and sympathise with the concerns around children attending school at this time, especially if a household has extremely vulnerable members. As a practice we are very sorry but decisions about children attending school are not ours to make. It's not something that we can help with. We would suggest a discussion between parent/guardians and the school to decide the best way forward.
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- Primary Care Network
- Online Booking System
- Email Address / Mobile Phone Numbers
- Patient Participation Group
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Flu Vaccinations 2020
Please note you are now able to book flu vaccinations if you are eligible for a free flu jab. Please support our surgery by having your vaccination here where we can access your medical records and ensure your safety. Those patients that are eligible will receive text/email messages in the coming the weeks inviting them to book an appointment. Please note we will be inviting those in the governments shielding category first followed by the over 65's with underlying heath conditions then the remaining over 65's. As there is a different vaccine for the under 65's at risk they will be invited seperately and the 50 - 64 year olds will be later in the year. More details to follow. There will be strict social distancing and hand sanitisers available for use.
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Patient Participation Group
Did you know we have a Patient Participation Group?
The purpose of the Patient Participation Group is to help us access and use your ideas for new projects, and gaining your views as to how the practice can improve and develop.More Information
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