Evening And Weekend Emergencies
Out of hours – evenings and weekend cover is provided by the Scunthorpe Area GP Emergency Centre.
If you require medical assistance that cannot wait until the Surgery re-opens - Please dial 111. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements will be 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.
The GP Emergency Centre is located at:
Scunthorpe General Hospital, Cliff Gardens, Scunthorpe
Call 999 in an emergency.
An emergency is a critical or life-threatening situation.
To help you decide what a critical situation is, here are some examples:
a suspected stroke,
heavy blood loss,
suspected broken bones,
a deep wound such as a stab wound,
a suspected heart attack,
difficulty in breathing,
a severe allergic reaction.
NHS 111 is a new service that has been introduced to make it easier for you to access local NHS Healthcare Services. You can call 111 anytime when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergency. NHS 111 is a fast and easy way to get the right help, whatever the time.