PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PRACTICE IS UNABLE TO OFFER THESE ADDITIONAL HOURS AT THE PRESENT TIME
For the convenience of all our patients the surgery offers extended hours on Tuesday evenings 18:30– 20:00 and on Saturday mornings between 09:00 – 11:00.
Please note that these appointments must be booked in advance. If you require medical attention please call NHS 111 for medical advice.
Tuesday appointments are offered by our nurse practitioner and Saturday mornings by a GP on rotation and our healthcare assistant on alternate Saturdays.
The surgery’s extended hours appointments are aimed at accommodating our patients who have difficulty attending the surgery in the daytime.
When We Are Closed
Between 18:30 and 08:00 Monday to Friday and all day at weekends and on Bank Holidays your call will be redirected to the NHS 111 service.
Call 111 if you need medical help fast, but it’s not life-threatening. For example, if you;
Think you need to go to hospital
Don’t know who to call for medical help
Don’t have a GP to call
Need medical advice or reassurance about what to do next
To find out where to go and who to call for health advice and treatment in Brighton and Hove – any day of the week – 24 hours a day – go to www.wecouldbeheroes.nhs.uk and use the ‘I’m looking for…’ search.
Whatever the time of day, if you or someone else experiences the symptoms below and you feel it is so serious that it cannot wait, go to the nearest Accident and Emergency Department or call 999.
Severe abdominal pain
Non-blanching rashes (the glass test)
Possible anaphylactic shock (swelling of mouth and throat)
Emergencies will be dealt with as a priority by a GP.
NHS 111 Online
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.
If you have had a minor injury within the last 48 hours why wait in A&E, you can go to the Brighton Station Health Centre.
The nearest A&E department is at The Royal Sussex County Hospital, Eastern Road, Brighton, BN2 5BE.
Tel: 01273 696955
Ask Your Community Pharmacist
Pharmacies can help with a range of common conditions and minor illness/ injuries, such as aches and pains, uncomplicated cystitis, colds and skin rashes. You don’t need an appointment; you can just pop in, so why wait for a consultation with your nurse or doctor.
Don’t miss out on this valuable service on your high street.