Easter Information and Opening Times 2019

Appoinments

All appointments Mon 8 April to Fri 26 April (inclusive):

GP appointments - Use eConsult anytime, or phone on the day you want to be seen. In order to best manage acute illness over the holiday period. Appointments will not be available to book in advance.

Nurse & bloods appointments - These will be available to book in advance as normal.

Opening Times

Practice opening times over the Easter period will be:

Mon 15 April - Open as usual
Tue 16 April - Open as usual
Wed 17 April - Open as usual
Thu 18 April - Open as usual
Fri 19 April - Closed
Sat 20 April - Closed
Sun 21 April - Closed
Mon 22 April - Closed
Tue 23 April - Open as usual
Wed 24 April - Open as usual
Thu 25 April - Open as usual
Fri 26 April - Open as Usual

Prescriptions

Outside our normal Prescriptions Department opening times, pharmacy cover over the Xmas and New Year period will be provided. Further information is available here

Emergency Supply Service - If find that you have run out of your medication over the holiday period you can ask your local pharmacy to provide you with an emergency supply (of up to 5 days).

Minor Injury & Emergency Departments

Minor injury units and urgent care centres are open over the holiday period – including West Cornwall Hospital in Penzance, which is open 24-hours, and the primary care centre at Camborne Redruth community hospital, which is open from 8am to 10pm, Monday to Friday. Further information on these units and on Accident & Emergecny waiting times is available here

NHS 111

If you are not sure where to go, you can dial 111 and they will direct you to the most appropriate place for your needs. NHS 111 provides 24-hour expert non-emergency medical help, including when your GP surgery is closed. It’s free to call from landlines and mobile phones and is staffed by fully-trained advisors and experienced clinicians. More information can be found here

Published: Mar 25, 2019