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Changes to testing
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NHS COVID Pass
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What to do if you have or might have COVID-19
Find out what to do if you've tested positive or have symptoms of COVID-19, or have been in close contact with someone with COVID-19.
Self-care and treatments
Advice about how to look after yourself at home if you have COVID-19 or symptoms of COVID-19, and read about treatments for COVID-19.
People at higher risk
Advice for people at higher risk from COVID-19, including people with health conditions and pregnant women.
How to avoid catching and spreading COVID-19
Advice about what you can do to reduce your risk of catching and spreading COVID-19.
Long-term effects (long COVID)
Find out about the long-term effects COVID-19 can sometimes have and what help is available.
Using the NHS and other health services
Find out about changes to using health services, such as GPs and hospitals, because of COVID-19.
Take part in research
Find out about health research studies and how you may be able to take part.
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Aultbea SurgeryTel: 01445 731221
Gairloch Health CentreTel: 01445 712229
All doctors participate in a rota for out of hours calls. There is always a clinician based in the local area and on call for emergencies. Telephone NHS24 directly on 111 to access the service or phone your local surgery:
Aultbea: 01445 731221
Gairloch: 01445 712229
After 18.00, before 08.00 and at weekends dial 111 to speak to NHS 24 who can offer advice and nurse based triage before passing the patient on to the local clinician, if required.
Phone 111 (free to call from any UK telephone)
This is a 24 hour health service which has round the clock health advice and support, available from anywhere in Scotland.
Please do not ask to be seen out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.