Orchard Surgery, Melbourn has now moved to a triage first situation. No appointment will be given until your situation has been assessed by a clinician.
If you have a FEVER, or COUGH of recent onset DO NOT ATTEND A MEDICAL FACILITY.
In the first instance self isolate - for 7 days if you live alone
- for 14 days with all household members
if you need further advice or your condition gets worse phone 111.
Prescriptions: are being processed as normal with a two working day turnaround. Preferably order on line otherwise drop your request off at the Practice.
- HOME DELIVERY SERVICE, IF AVAILABLE, IS PROVIDED BY THE PHARMACY WHO DISPENSES YOUR PRESCRIPTION,
- WE ONLY HAVE DELIVERY CAPACITY FOR DISPENSING PATIENTS .
ATTENDING THE PRACTICE
At the Practice there is an intercom in the foyer that is connected to reception. They will offer advice as to any access queries , prescription requests or collections.
Welcome to Orchard Surgery
The practice is located in the beautiful village of Melbourn, just a few miles from Royston and the historic city of Cambridge.
The practice has 4 GP consulting rooms, 2 nurse treatment rooms plus 2 general treatment rooms. Our rooms are spacious and well lit.
Our consulting rooms are colour coded and well signposted.
If you are experiencing respiratory symptoms please contact the surgery by telephone for advice . Please DO NOT come into the surgery without first speaking to a member of staff.
Self Isolation Advice
Please see the link below for advice on self isolation for patients with & without symptoms of infection.
Patient Information Alert
DURING THE MONTH OF JANUARY THE SURGERY HAD 96 MISSED APPOINTMENTS
IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND YOUR APPOINTMENT FOR ANY REASON PLEASE CALL THE SURGERY ON 01763 260220 TO CANCEL OR REARRANGE
Extra Routine Appointments
In response to patient demand the CCG (NHS) has commissioned the provision of extra routine appointments after 18:30 weekday evenings and during the day on Saturday and Sunday.
Bookable through reception these Routine appointments are available at Comberton Surgery, Nuffield Road Surgery or Royston Health Centre and will be with trained clinical staff who have access to your full medical records.