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Saturday morning is a routine pre-bookable appointments surgery only. Please check with Reception regarding surgery times on a Saturday as they are subject to change.
What to do when the GP practice is closed:
NHS 111 is the number to call when you need medical help fast but it’s not a life-threatening emergency.
When to call 111
You should call 111 when:
When to call 999
Call 999 for life threatening emergencies such as:
During normal practice opening hours, the practice remains your first point of contact for all routine requests.
For more information about NHS 111, please read the frequently asked questions NHS 11 FAQs.
From 1 April 2017, NHS South Tees Clinical Commissioning Group introduced a number of changes to urgent care to make it easier and more convenient for patients living across Middlesbrough and Redcar and Cleveland to access GP appointments seven days a week .
Four extended hours GP centres will be open from 6pm to 9.30pm, Mondays to Fridays, and 8am to 9.30pm on weekends and Bank Holidays and will be based at:
The centres operate an appointment based system – people won’t be able to just walk-in – but having access to them means you will be offered a choice of where to go and an appointment time which may be better for you. It also means that you are seen promptly and shouldn’t have to wait in a queue.
The service will be operated by local doctors and nurses from the South Tees area with access to your patient records.
There are a number of ways to make an appointment:
Patients should call 111 and they will be directed to the most appropriate service.
The introduction of the new extended hours GP centres also mean there have been changes to:
Redcar Minor Injury Unit opening times
Minor injury units (MIU) can assess and treat: minor burns, scalds, infected wounds, sprains, cuts, grazes and possible broken bones. Patients with a minor injury can still go to Redcar Primary Care Hospital but from 1 April the opening times will changed to 8am, to 9.30pm, seven days a week (including access to x-ray). Click here for more information about Redcar MIU.
Existing walk-in centres
The Walk-in Centres at North Ormesby (part of Resolution Health Centre) and Eston Grange closed on 31 March 2017. The GP practice at Resolution in North Ormesby will remain open for registered patients only.
If patients are not registered to a GP in the area, you can find your nearest NHS doctors by visiting NHS Choices.
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