Welcome to The University of Nottingham Health Service
Welcome to the University of Nottingham Health Service (UNHS).
The practice specialises in looking after the students and staff of The University of Nottingham and their families and .
We are based in Cripps Health Centre on University Park, Nottingham.
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Updated Guidance on Mask wearing in Clinical Settings - 19th July 21
Dear Patients, mask wearing guidance and social distancing measures will change from 19th July 2021 as per government guidelines announced recently. We must stress however that the same guidance suggests caution and recommends ongoing wearing of masks in closed spaces, small and crowded areas and where vulnerable people will be present.
National guidance also outlines NHS patients, staff and visitors must continue to wear face coverings in healthcare settings. As you will often be in close proximity to our clinicians and potentially other vulnerable patients when you come to us, we will continue to ask patients to wear masks on our premises and practice social distancing until further notice. This is to minimise disruption to our service and ensure those most vulnerable are still protected when accessing care.
Thank you for your understanding.
Blood Bottle Shortage
A supplier to the NHS has advised us of a global shortage of some equipment used for taking blood tests.
Anyone who needs a test for urgent health problems will still get one, but where your clinician recommends that it’s safe to do so, then you may be asked to come back for a test at a later date, or your appointment may be rescheduled.
Given the nature of the shortage, we cannot give an exact date for when the test will be rescheduled, but please be assured that if your condition or symptoms require it, then you will get a test, and we will be re-booking your test when supplies become more easily available.
If your condition or symptoms change or get worse, please contact the NHS as you would normally.
For information on the NHS App and demonstrating your COVID-19 vaccination status when travelling abroad see the links below.
Get your NHS COVID Pass letter
Use this service to get a letter showing your coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination status.
You can use this letter if you're travelling abroad, or going to an event, and need proof you've had your COVID-19 vaccination
Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. Our website also means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your home such as order a repeat prescription or cancel an appointment.
Partners in Care
Once registered, patients and healthcare professionals work together to ensure the most appropriate care is provided. This partnership philosophy extends even further and our active patient group exists to make sure that patient needs and the practice offering are always heading in the same direction.
The practice is proud to be a certified training practice. We are involved in the training of new GP's. A GP registrar is a fully qualified doctor who will be specialising in General Practice and is supervised and supported by other members of our clinical team.
The Health Centre is fully accessible for patients with disabilities. There is a ramp access to the main door and a lift to the first floor.
University parking regulations apply across the entire campus from 09:15 to 16:00 Monday to Friday.
Patient parking is available for free outside the health centre for up to one hour between 09:15 – 16:30 Monday to Friday with a ticket. Tickets are available from the machine in the car park. Additional pay and display parking is available in the main visitors car park which is a very short walk to the health centre.
The car park is regularly patrolled by University security staff and offending vehicles fined. Any concerns or comments should be addressed to the university security office in the Hallward Library.
There are slots available for disabled patients.
To download or view the January 2021 Newsletter
click here: 2021 Newsletter
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