What to do if the Practice is closed

  • If it is a life-threatening emergency call 999
  • if you need medical help but it is not an emergency call 111

NHS 111 is the number to call when you need medical help fast but it is not a life threatening emergency. Calls to NHS 111 are FREE from landlines and mobiles - it is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year.

When to call NHS 111

  • you think you need to go to A&E or to another NHS urgent care service
  • your GP surgery is closed and you need healthcare advice
  • you dont know who to call for medical advice

When to call 999

  • Major accident or trauma
  • Severe Breathlessness
  • Severe bleeding
  • Loss of conciousness
  • Severe chest Pain

 

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