For Serious emergencies such as

•          Collapse

•          Suspected Heart Attack

•          Stroke

•          Severe Bleeding

•          Fractures

•          Major Injuries

•          You are advised to dial 999 and ask for an ambulance as delay in getting to hospital in these cases can be life threatening.

Out Of Hours Urgent Care  NHS 111

•          If you have an urgent problem outside of normal surgery hours which is not a life threatening emergency dial 111

•          Calls to NHS 111 are FREE from landlines and Mobiles

•          NHS 111 is available  24h a day 365 days a year

NHS Walk In Centres.

You can see an experienced Nurse at any NHS Walk in centre Open 7 days a week from 8am -8pm.

No appointment is necessary

•          Hexham Emergency Care Centre, Hexham General Hospital

•          Blaydon Walk In Centre 0191 4436302

•          Westgate Walk In Centre, (Old Newcastle General Site)  Phone 0191 2853000

•          Ponteland Road Walk In Centre, Newcastle  0191 2719030