We are presently sending SMS text reminders for patients who have booked ahead for an appointment. This is to try decrease non attendences and as a reminder service. The sms just has your name and appointment time.
We may occasionally send sms advising you to call us back ,this is because we cannot send any confidential information via sms due to risk of interception or being accidentally read by other parties. You can opt out of the service by informing us in writing or texting no to the consent sms being sent on/after 14/10/2011.
We also send texts to invite you for flu vaccinations, nhs health checks, etc.
Kindly contact the Mrs. Penny Levesley the Practice manager at 01827 315355 if you have any clarifications regarding the same.