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Beat the phone ques and contact us directly 

Please follow this link and fill in the contact form which will come directly to a member of the admin team. We will acknowledge receipt of this and endeavor to resolve your query within 48 hours.  Please do not send anything URGENT to us via this contact page. https://woodstockbower.co.uk/contact_dlg1.aspx?p=C87003 

Continuity Of Care...

Please note, during this pandemic, if you feel you require medical assistance or information from your GP, we are still providing a full care service. Please fill this form below to request an appointment electronically, or ring the surgery on 01709 560005. 

https://woodstockbower.co.uk/contact_dlg1.aspx?p=C87003

During this pandemic, our phone lines are extremely busy. Please download the APP and register for an account for repeat prescriptions, appointments, online triage and medical records.

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Sickness Certificates

You do not require a doctor's sickness certificate for any illness lasting seven days or less. Your employer may however require you to complete a self-certification form (SC2) which is available from your employer, our reception or on the HMRC website.

Evidence that you are sick

Sickness CertificatesIf you are sick for more than seven days, your employer can ask you to give them some form of medical evidence to support payment of SSP (statutory sick pay).

It is up to your employer to decide whether you are incapable of work. A medical certificate, now called a 'Statement of Fitness for Work’ (see below) from your doctor is strong evidence that you are sick and would normally be accepted, unless there is evidence to prove otherwise.

You could also provide evidence from someone who is not a medical practitioner, e.g. a dentist. Your employer will decide whether or not this evidence is acceptable. If your employer has any doubts, they may still ask for a medical certificate from your GP.

For more information see the DirectGov website (where this information was sourced)

 
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