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Flu Vaccination Drop in Clinics 2019

Saturday 12 October 2019 9am - 12.30pm

Monday 28 October 2019 2pm - 7pm

Monday 4 November 2019 2pm - 7pm

No appointment necessary

For further information and to see if you are eligible for a Flu Vaccination, Please see 'Latest News' or 'Clinics & Services'

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For ordering your Repeat Medication, Please call the dedicated Prescription

Ordering Line on: 0300 421 1215.

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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 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.

Statement of Fitness for Work - ’Fit Note'

The 'fit note' was introduced on 6 April 2010. With your employer's support, the note will help you return to work sooner by providing more information about the effects of your illness or injury.

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

 
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