Festive Season Closures

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Please see below, the dates that Wellside Surgery will be closed during the Christmas and New Year period 2023.

From the whole team here at Wellside Surgery, we wish you a safe and Merry Christmas.

Non-urgent advice: Warning advice:Warning advice: When We Are Closed

In the event of an emergency outside normal surgery hours please telephone 111.This service operates for emergencies and urgent medical problems only. If your problem does not fall into one of these categories please try to wait until normal surgery hours.

111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained advisor, supported by healthcare professionals. 

NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Mental Health Crisis – The First Response Service (FRS) in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough, gives those in Mental Health crisis the opportunity to get access to help quickly, by calling NHS 111 and selecting the mental health option. As with NHS 111, the service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Emergency Contraception – emergency contraception can be used at any time up to three days after unprotected intercourse. It is available from the surgery, from some local pharmacies and from the local family planning clinics. 

Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

NHS 111

111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally.

Your needs will be assessed and you will be given advice about whether you need to:

Treat yourself at home

Go to a Primary Care Centre

If you need face to face medical attention you may be asked to attend a Primary Care Centre.

Click here to access NHS 111 online or call 111 to speak to a staff member.