When We Are Closed
The Surgery will be closed 12.30 to 1.30pm for Staff Training daily
The Surgery will be closed from 12pm to 2pm on the 9th December for staff training
Between 18:00 and 08:00 Monday to Friday and 18:00 Friday to 08:00 Monday, the surgery is closed. In order to obtain urgent medical advice at these times, please call 111.
A receptionist in the emergency call centre will answer your call. They will either:
- Arrange for you to speak to a doctor or nurse.
- Invite you to attend the centre to be seen by the doctor.
- Arrange a home visit if you are too ill to visit the centre.
- Organise an urgent ambulance to take you straight to hospital.
Please take a leaflet for further details from reception.
Out of hours cover is now the responsibility of Lothian NHS Health Board.
Further advice and information can also be obtained from www.nhs24.com
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.