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When We Are Closedout_of_hours

During lunchtime and on Wednesday afternoon we provide emergency cover. For URGENT medical attention, please contact 07895 699859 

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Emergencies after 6.00p.m. and during weekends and holidays

Out of Hours “North & West Urgent Care” provide services. North & West Urgent Care exist to provide urgent or emergency treatment for patients at night, weekends or bank holidays. This is not a walk in service. Patients from either surgery requiring URGENT MEDICAL ATTENTION should telephone NORTH & WEST URGENT CARE AT – (028) 90 744447.

A doctor will return your call promptly and then speak to you or a relative and decide on the best action to take. This may mean you will be offered telephone advice, asked to visit the centre directly – facing the Mater Hospital (or a centre of your choice) or a home visit will be made if considered necessary by the GP.

The Eastern Health and Social Services Board is responsible for providing Out of Hours services from 1st January 2005. The contact details for the EHSSB is:

EHSSB
Champion House
12-22 Linenhall Street
BELFAST
BT2 8BS
Tel No: 028 90321313

NHS Direct

In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can call NHS Direct (0845 4647) to speak to a triage nurse. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.

 

Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.

Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

 
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