Infection prevention and control is a priority, to ensure our patients safety. We take infection prevention and control very seriously and this is particularly important during the winter when their are a number of highly contagious illnesses in circulation.
Preventing the spread of norovirus
Norovirus, also called the "winter vomiting bug", is a stomach bug that causes vomiting and diarrhoea. It can be very unpleasant, but usually goes away in a few days and can be treated at home.
Surrey Downs Health and Care is an innovative partnership between local NHS organisations to provide adult community health services in Surrey Downs (that’s the Epsom, Dorking and East Elmbridge areas) from 1 April 2019. Surrey Downs Health and Care is a partnership between:
The three GP federations that operate in the Surrey Downs area
- GP Health Partners in the Epsom, Leatherhead and Ewell area
- Dorking Healthcare
- Surrey Medical Network in the East Elmbridge area