Kings Road Surgery
9.00am - 6.00pm weekdays except Thursday when the surgery closes at 12.30pm.
Extended hours are available on Mondays from 6.30 - 8.30pm. These appointments
are bookable on the day.
Appointments are for one problem only.
9.00am - 12 noon and 2.00 - 6.00pm weekdays except Wednesday when the surgery closes at 12 noon.
The telephone lines at both surgeries will remain actice untill 6.30pm daily. Also, please note that from time to time the practice will be closed so that doctors, nursing staff and admin staff can attend essential training.
The aim of this training is to allow doctors and staff protected time for Continued Professional Development (CPD).
You may contact the out-of-hours service directly on 111.
The out-of-hours service will contact the most appropriate healthcare professional who will call you back to discuss your problem and, after taking a full history, will either:
Give advice over the phone;
Ask to assess the patient at the GP base;
Visit the patient at home;
Admit the patient directly to hospital via 999 ambulance
The out-of-hours service is provided by NHS England and any queries, comments or complaints should be directed to them.
Help and advice is also available 24 hours a day, seven days a week from NHS Direct who can be contacted by telephone on 111 or online at www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
For life-threatening emergencies such as:
- Severe bleeding;
- Collapse or unconsciousness;
- Severe chest pains…
...telephone 999 for an ambulance IMMEDIATELY, and then inform your doctor.