Phlebotomy (Blood Test) Update – 23/08/2021
Unfortunately, due to a worldwide shortage of blood bottles Phlebotomist appointments are now URGENT ONLY and can only be arranged by a Clinician at the Surgery.
If you have a blood form from the hospital we will not be able to take these bloods at the surgery. They will need to be done at the hospital.
Although we do not have a definitive time as to when this global supplier issue will be resolved, we hope to resume normal blood testing services as soon as possible.
Effective 23rd July 2020, all patients (aged 11 years and over) entering the Surgery premises are required to wear a face mask.
Please make sure you have your face mask with you before leaving home.
Important Please Read - Effective Monday 16th March 2020.
In order to protect the patients and staff at Penylan Surgery from further spread of the Coronavirus, until further notice we are no longer offering ‘walk in’ appointments or allowing patients to book GP appointments.
Please do not queue outside the Surgery as you will not be offered an appointment.
If you need to see a GP please ring the Surgery on the usual number 02920 498181, our Receptionists will take full details and one of our GPs will call you back with an appointment time or, where possible, with telephone advice.
For the moment Nurse appointments are going ahead but we ask that you ring and cancel your appointment if you are not feeling well.
Please check our website regularly for any updates.
NHS Coronavirus symptom checker.
For information for parents about the management of respiratory tract infections (coughs, colds, sore throats, and ear aches) in children please visit www.whenshouldiworry.com
‘Patients who need to stay at home due to Coronavirus can get a note to give their employer from https://111.nhs.uk/isolation-note/
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Advice, information & support for carers in Cardiff & The Vale Of Glamorgan
Cyngor, gwybodaeth a chymorth i ofalwyr yng nghaerdydd a bro morgannwg
T 02921 921024
Other Resources You May Find Useful
Telephone helpline for families needing Health Visitor advice during COVID
The Health Visitor (HV) telephone helpline is staffed by a group of experienced HV’s who will be available to provide advice and signpost parents/carers with pre-school children across Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan.
This service will commence on Tuesday 14th of April 2020 and be available Monday to Friday from 9.00am - 5.00pm. We recognise that families will be anxious during the current COVID-19 pandemic and therefore we are ensuring that access to HV advice is readily available for all our families during this period.
The telephone numbers are:
NEW SYSTEM FOR MATERNITY REFERRALS FOR BOOKING WITH COMMUNITY MIDWIVES
In response to women and Community Midwives being unable to access the GP surgeries to complete a Maternity Booking Referral form we have set up an online system for women to inform the Community Midwives that they are pregnant. The email address will be checked regularly.
How does it work:
- Women send an email to the designated email address. Birthafterthoughts.email@example.com
- They receive an automatic response with the referral form attached.
- They complete the form online and return it to the same email address.
- They will be contacted within a week by a Community Midwife who will then arrange a telephone booking appointment when they are 8-10 weeks pregnant.
This information is on the Cardiff and Vale UHB website and the Cardiff and Vale UHB Maternity Services Facebook page.
Drs HW Davies, AJ Triggs, T De Souza, CM Williams, EJ Williams, Dr K Martin & Dr C Davies
The Penylan Surgery
72 - 74 Pen-Y-Lan Road
Cardiff CF23 5SY
72 - 74 Heol Pen-Y-Lan
Caerdydd CF23 5SY
029 2049 8181 (24 Hours)
029 2048 8299 (Appointments Only)
029 2049 1507 (Fax)
This website has been designed to tell you about the practice and the services that we offer. Please read it carefully. We trust that you will find it helpful and informative. The aim of this practice is to provide you, the patient, with the best possible service for your health needs.
The Building is Open:
Monday - Friday 8.00am - 6.00pm
About the Practice
The area partially covers Roath, Penylan, Llanedeyrn, Cathays, Heath and Cyncoed.
We are fully computerised.
The building has access, through the car park at the rear, for disabled patients.