If you telephone between 18:30 and 08:00 your call will be automatically diverted to the number for the out-of-hours service, NHS 111 (dial 111).
They will take your details and you will then speak to a doctor who will give advice or arrange and appointment or visit, if this is necessary.
TIME TO LEARN SESSIONS
THE SURGERY WILL BE CLOSED FROM 1PM ON THE FOLLOWING TUESDAYS FOR STAFF TRAINING:
(TIME TO LEARN SESSIONS)
2nd Feb 2021
2nd Mar 2021
6th Apr 2021
4th May 2021 (may change due to bank holiday)
8th June 2021
6th July 2021
7th Sept 2021
5th Oct 2021
2nd Nov 2021
7th Dec 2021
111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally.
Your needs will be assessed and you will be given advice about whether you need:
Treat yourself at home
Go to a Primary Care Centre
If you need face to face medical attention you may be asked to attend a Primary Care Centre.
Click here to access NHS 111 online or call 111 to speak to a staff member.
Accident & Emergency
Did you know it is not always necessary to attend Accident & Emergency?
In the first instance, please contact the Surgery on 01268 418200 to speak to a receptionist. If your call is outside normal surgery hours your call will be diverted to the Out of Hours Emergency Doctors Service who will be able to advise you.
If you have suffered a minor injury you can attend The Minor Injuries Unit at Orsett Hospital at the following times: