When We Are Closed
Monday to Friday 18:00 to 8.30am, Friday18:00 to 08:30 on Monday and Thursday 12pm - 8.30 Friday, the surgery is closed. Between these hours a message will be left on our answering machine advising patients to call NHS 24 on 111.
A receptionist at the emergency call centre will answer your call and either:
- Arrange advice from a doctor or nurse
- Invite you to attend the centre to be seen by the doctor.
- Arrange a home visit if you are too ill to visit the centre.
Transport to and from the centre is available if you cannot arrange this yourself. Please take a leaflet for further details from reception. Out of hours cover is now the responsibility of GGNHSB.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.