We will soon be able to text you directly with more than just appointment and flu vaccination reminders! Our privacy notice has been updated today to reflect this.
We will be using Chain SMS alongside our MJOG software (already in use) to allow us to easily send text messages to patients. It means we can be much more proactive about some communications, messaging you quickly and securely, so you not waiting around to hear from us.
Some examples of how we night use it......
Reminders or notifications
Responding to simple queries (eg if you had a quick question about your medication)
Letting you know we tried to call
Sending you advice after a consultation.
The practice name will always be at the bottom of the message. you won't be able to reply to them. Please help us to help you by keeping your number up to date and letting us know you consent to text messages being sent . If you don't want us to contact you in this way please let us know.