COVID19 PATIENT INFORMATION PAGE

For information on the COVID19 vaccination please visit nhs.uk

To view our COVID19 Vaccination FAQ page, please click here

Download the NHS COVID19 App

Guidance for patients requesting face mask exemption letters

Attending an appointment – what to expect Find out about what to expect when you arrive for your GP appointment.

Video Consultations When suitable the clinician may offer a video consultation through our secure AccuRX service. The clinician will always discuss this with you first.

Covid Boosters
Please be aware that Beacon Medical Group will not be participating in the COVID Booster Vaccinations. This will be completed via The National Booking Service.

Travel Company Covid recovery letter requests
Be aware that patients who have recovered from Covid-19 in the last 6 months and have been requested a letter by their travel company will be required to ask for this from a private company as Beacon Medical Group are not able to provide this.

Immunosuppressed patients
If you are eligible to receive a 3rd covid vaccination prior to you covid booster. This will be administered no earlier than 8 weeks after your 2nd covid vaccination. NHS Devon Clinical Commissioning Group will be in contact in due course to invite you for this.

Testing and tracing Get a test to check if you have coronavirus, understand your test result and find out what to do if you’re contacted by NHS Test and Trace.

Self-isolation and treatment if you have symptoms Advice about staying at home (self-isolation) and treatment for you and anyone you live with.

People at higher risk Advice for people at higher risk from coronavirus, including older people, people with health conditions and pregnant women.

Social distancing advice and changes to everyday lifeAdvice about avoiding close contact with other people (social distancing), looking after your wellbeing and using the NHS and other services.

Covid Pass Medical Exemptions

How to apply for and receive your COVID Pass when you’re unable to be vaccinated


COVID-19 vaccination and blood clotting

Recently there have been reports of a very rare condition involving blood clots and unusual bleeding after vaccination. This is being carefully reviewed but the risk factors for this condition are not yet clear.

Your Covid Recovery

Supporting your recovery after COVID-19. Your COVID Recovery helps you to understand what has happened and what you might expect as part of your recovery.


Head of midwifery shares reassurance message about fertility

Charlotte Wilton, acting head of midwifery at University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust has shared a video message aimed at women who are concerned about getting the COVID-19 vaccination and whether it will affect their fertility.

Guidance for Patients Requesting Face Mask Exemption Letters


Patient Information Document (FAQ)

We have complied an information document to answer any questions you may have.


Ordering Medication

Click here to find out how to order your medication during the Coronavirus pandemic.


Find Coronavirus Support

Use this service to find out what help you can get if you’re affected by coronavirus. You can use it for yourself or someone else.


Stop the Spread of Coronavirus


Accessible information about COVID-19

Here is a comprehensive list of accessible information, with written and spoken materials for multiple languages, faiths and those with Equality Act protected characteristics.


Attending Vaccination Appointment