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Free Home Delivery of Medicines.

If you are unable to collect your medicines from

the dispensary we may be able to deliver them straight to your door at no extra charge (terms and conditions apply). Please speak to the dispensary team.

New Urgent Care Services

For non-life threatening minor injuries or illnesses that need treatment on the day visit the St Luke's Treatment Centre, our staff will be happy to help! Walk-in or call the surgery on 01858 464242 for your appointment slot.

 

Screening Services

Public Health England has been established to protect and improve the nation's health and wellbeing and to reduce inequalities; don’t miss out ask your doctor if in doubt!

There are three NHS cancer screening programmes; Breast Screening, Cervical Screening and Bowel Cancer Screening Programme.Bowel Cancer Screening Information

Changes to prescribing at this surgery 

We are promoting the use of over the counter medication for selfcare as an alternative to prescribing by your GP. This is because they are available to buy in pharmacies and supermarkets at a much lower cost. Please do not be offended if we ask you to buy these medicines. There are exemptions to these changes - for more information please visit  NHS East Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Group : eastleicestershireandrutlandccg.nhs.uk

The medications include:    Cough mixtures, Coldsore treatment, Colic drops, Paracetamol and Ibuprofen for simple short term conditions, Antifungal nail treatment, Antacids for indigestion, Antihistamines for hayfever, Medicated shampoo, Sunscreen, Mouthwash and mouth ulcer treatment,Creams, gels and rubs for muscular discomfort, Travel vaccinations, Herbal remedies

It costs the NHS approximately three times more to prescribe these medicines than it does to buy them over the counter.

This is your NHS - please use it wisely.

Practice Fees

Reasons for Charging Fees

  • It is important to know that many GP services are not covered by the National Health, GPs are self-employed and have to cover the costs of their staff and building in the same way as any small business.
  • Consequently all Practices will charge for the services they offer which are not covered by the NHS contract, including private medicals for HGV and insurances, etc.
  • In the case of the Market Harborough & Bosworth Surgeries the income earned from private services is ploughed back into the Practice and not taken as private income thus allowing for additional nurses, medical services, administrative cover or equipment purchase. 
  • GPs do not have to carry out Non-NHS work on behalf of their patients but our Partners do so although patients are also free to attend any surgery for private medical work.
  • We believe that our rates are competitive within the local area although all practices charge differing rates based on the British Medical Association guidance and recommendations.
  • While GP's endeavour to  complete requests within 10 working days, clinical work must take priority.


FROM APRIL 2015 (20% VAT)
VAT No. 881 2038 33

Prices for Private Service - Nursing (Taking blood not testing)

Blood Test - Individual  

36.00

Blood Test - Patient and Child

62.00

FEE FOR TESTING BLOOD AT LRI DEPENDENT ON TEST                 On request

ECG (£64.17 + VAT £12.83)

77.00

Freedom from infection certificate (£21.67 + VAT £4.33)  

26.00

Smears

 123.00

Immunisations and Vaccinations

Hep B - Std 3 x doses HBVax pro 10

113.00

Accelerated HBVax pro 10

113.00

Booster HBVax pro 10

41.00

Hep B - (Engerix B) Super accelerated course

113.00

Tick Bourne Enceph Adult/Junior (3 dose course)

 185.00

Mengivac ACWY

41.00

Rabies course

185.00

Rabies booster

 62.00

Yellow Fever inc certificate

 72.00

 

Prices for Private Services - Administration

GPR Insurance Company

104.00

Further information for insurance company

74.00

Patient records including photocopies   (no VAT when checked by GP)

50.00

Occupational health report

210.00

Insurance company report

210.00

Standard solicitor report (£219.17 + VAT £43.83) 

 263.00

Private home visit

192.00

Accident report (£175.00 + VAT £35.00)

210.00

Fitness to attend report

210.00

Foster Medical AH (£74.17 + VAT £14.83)

89.00

Foster Medical AH2 (£24.58 + VAT £4.92)

29.50

Occupational health report including medical

420.00

Insurance company report including medical

420.00

Detailed solicitors report (£437.50 + VAT £87.50)

525.00

Accident report including medical

420.00

Fitness to attend report inc medical (£350.00 + VAT £70.00)  

420.00

Full Coroner's report (£113.75 + VAT £22.75)   

136.50

Extract from records (£57.50 + VAT £11.50)     

69.00

Cremation Fee (£68.33 + VAT £13.67)

82.00

Prices for Private Services - Reception

Standard insurance claim form

 47.00

Simple certificate / second claim form regarding same illness

26.00

Literlife - need to see HCA first for BP - then form to Dr

47.00

Fitness to travel proforma  (£21.67 + VAT £4.33)                 

Fitness to travel or attend certificate(handwritten)  (£39.17 + VAT £7.83)  

26.00

47.00

Passport or driving licence counter-signature  (£39.17 + VAT £7.83)  

47.00

Pilot Licence counter-signature (gliders, microlights) (£39.17 + VAT £7.83)  

47.00

Certificate of incapacity (£34.17 + VAT £6.83)

41.00

Shotgun certificate (£34.17 + VAT £6.83)

41.00

Seatbelt exemption certificate (£34.17 + VAT £6.83)

41.00

Power of Attorney exemption & certificate

210.00

Witnessing Power of Attorney

102.00

Detailed insurance claim form

62.00

Character reference (£55.83 plus VAT £11.17)

67.00

Fitness to travel (typed letter) (£42.50 + VAT £8.50)

51.00

Ofsted Health Declaration Form/Child Minder  (£89.17 + VAT £17.83)

107.00

Private consultation - Doctor

Private consultation - Nurse

72.00

41.00

Private prescription

15.50

Private blood test x 1 - individual

35.00

Private blood test x 2 - patient & child

60.00

Private sick note (£21.67 + VAT £4.33)

26.00

Taxi examination  (£51.67 + VAT £10.33) 

62.00

Racing car/Kart Medical (£51.67 + VAT £10.33)

62.00

PSV/LGV/HGV examination (£68.33 + VAT £13.67)

82.00

Seat belt exemption medical (£87.50 + VAT £17.50)

105.00

Elderly Driving Medical examination (£39.17 + VAT £7.83)

47.00

Summary Printout of computer medical records

10.00

Copy of paper record per side (when checked by GP - No VAT)

00.41

Disabled person travel concession

10.00

Epipen form for School

No charge



 
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