When We Are Closed
Emergency out-of-hours services are provided by the Lincolnshire Primary Care Trust between the hours of 18:30 and 08.00 and at weekends and Public Holidays Please telephone the surgery on 01522 537944 and you will hear a recorded message and be automatically transferred to this service. If for any reason this system fails and you are unable to contact the doctor then ring 999 without delay. For less urgent matters ring 111 and ask for advice.
Accident and Emergency: the nearest accident and emergency department is at Lincoln County Hospital, Greetwell Road, Lincoln, LN2 5QY.
NHS Walk In Centre: the nearest is in Lincoln. The address is 63 Monks Road, Lincoln, LN2 5HP. The Centre is run by NHS nurses and you do not need to make an appointment. Their services are however limited.
In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can call also 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.