When We Are Closed
Out of Hours Contact Number is 01446 729562
If you require immediate medical attention during the hours that the practice is closed the direct telephone number for Out of Hours Service is 01446 729562 and should only be used when the surgery is closed between 18.30-08.00 on weekdays plus all day at weekends, Bank Holidays and public holidays. A Doctor may provide advice over the telephone or arrange a consultation if appropriate.
Cardiff & Vale University Health Board is responsible for commissioning the Out Of Hours service, which is for patients who need immediate medical attention and cannot wait until their Practice is next open.
If you require immediate medical attention outside of normal surgery hours, please telephone the usual surgery number. A recorded message will give you the phone number for the Out Of Hours service. A trained health professional will answer your call and take some personal details and basic information about your health problem. If you need to be seen, you will be advised which primary care centre to attend.
NHS Direct can provide urgent advice both during normal working hours and out of hours. You can call NHS Direct on 0845 4647 or internet access is: www.nhsdirect.co.uk