Home visits are made at the discretion of the doctor. Please do not ask the doctor to visit unless the patient is genuinely TOO ILL to come to the surgery. If the patient has a temperature or rash, coming to the surgery will do no harm and will not endanger others, please inform the receptionist on arrival.
Please contact the surgery as early as possible if you think a visit may be required.
You can be visited at home by a community nurse if you are referred by your GP. You should also be visited at home by a health visitor if you have recently had a baby or if you are newly registered with a GP and have a child under five years.