Holiday Health

It is always a wise precaution to pack some essential items in case of illnesss on holiday.
Do choose medicines according to your needs and the country you are visiting. If you take prescription medicines regularly remember to pack them too.

         Holiday Kit

  • Paracetamol
  • Travel sickness tablets
  • Plasters
  • Rehydration solutions such as Dioralyte
  • Anti-diarrhoeal, eg Imodium
  •  High factor sunscreen; calamine lotion

    Immunisation

  • Always check whether you need any immunisations or malarial tablets before you travel
  • Seek advice well in advance in case you need a course of injections 

    Other essentials to pack
  •  Anti-malarials
  • Water purification tablets
  • Insect repellent
  •  Condoms/ other contraceptives

    Medical Insurance

  • Arrange medical insurance
  •  You will need a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) to receive healthcare that becomes necessary during your visit to an EEA country or Switzerland.

Devaney Medical Centre

We respectfully ask that patients do not visit or ring the surgery to book appointments, make enquiries or for administrative requests. Instead, please visit our easy to use electronic consultation on our website.

You are advised to read the latest current corona virus guidance available at www.nhs.uk/coronavirus.

Please note that repeat prescriptions can be ordered via wiccg.devaneyscripts@nhs.net. For all other requests, please use econsult.

For all other wirral covid-19 support and resources, please visit www.wirralinfobank.co.uk.

Patients eligible to have the seasonal flu vaccination can now book in for this. **please telephone reception to book the vaccination, there is no need to submit an e-consult**.

Thank you for your support.

Please see our practice coronavirus page for further information.

CHANGE OF SERVICE NOTICE

eConsult is a secure online tool for registered patients to contact the surgery and submit a medical or administrative request online during Practice Opening hours. the Practice is open from 8:00am until 6:30pm Monday to Friday excluding Bank Holidays.

Our team will review every request and make sure it is passed to the most relevant health care professional.

When eConsult is not available between 6.30pm – 8am weekdays, at weekends or Bank Holidays should you need medical assistance (From Friday 18:30 Until Monday 8:00am and Bank Holidays), Please telephone 111 for the out of hours service, or 999 for a medical emergency.