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Dorset Care Record
Dorset Care Record (DCR) is an electronic record linking health and social care information from Dorset General Practices (doctors’ surgeries), Borough of Poole Council, Bournemouth Borough Council, Dorset County Council, Dorset County Hospital, Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust, NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), Poole Hospital, and Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals to improve care in Dorset.
Every household in Dorset will receive a household leaflet early in January 2019.
For more information, please go to - https://news.dorsetforyou.gov.uk/dorset-care-record/
Dorset Care Record Leaflet
THE PRACTICE WILL BE CLOSED FOR CLINICAL TRAINING ON THE FOLLOWING DATES
23rd May 2019 from 3.30pm - 6.30pm
18th July 2019 from 3.30pm - 6.30pm
26th September 2019 from 3.30pm - 6.30pm
During this time if you require urgent medical attention, please ring NHS 111
If you have a life threatening medical emergency, please dial 999
Pressures in the NHS
You have all seen the news regarding the crisis in A&E departments nationally, in order to encourage patients to choose the correct service for their needs please see the leaflet below.
There are minor injury units locally, Blandford 01258 394078, Shaftesbury 01747 851535 . They can treat non life threatening injuries such as lacerations, sprains, soft tissue injuries and simple fractures. Give them a call before you attend to check on opening times.
Choose well leaflet
Drugs and driving - The Law
Dorset CCG Need for Change Jan 2015