Our extended hours are between 07:00 – 08:00 on a Wednesday but these are pre-booked appointments only
Telephone lines are open from 08:00.
When We Are Closed
In The Case of Urgent Need
In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed please call NHS111 by dialling 111 to speak to a fully trained adviser who will assess your symptoms, give advice, arrange for you to speak directly to a health professional or send an ambulance if necessary.
Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
What to Do In an Emergency
For emergency hospital admission (e.g. suspected heart attack, severe breathing difficulties, severe bleeding, unconscious patient)
Call 999 for an Ambulance.
On 10 afternoons a year, from 13:00, the practice will be closed for staff training.
The East Kent Coastal Primary Care Trust gives protected time for the doctors, nurses and other staff for education and development of the practice. We will advertise these days in advance both on the website and at reception.
Emergency cover for problems that cannot wait until the next day is provided from 13:00 by telephoning 111.