What to do in an emergency and/or when the surgery is closed
NHS 111 - offers free expert health information and advice 24-hours a day on 111 or at their website http://www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk/en
Milton Keynes Urgent Care Centre – is open when your surgery is closed and can offer emergency GP services. The can be contacted on 111.
MKUCS are based at: Milton Keynes Hospital, Standing Way, Eaglestone, Milton Keynes, MK6 5NG
MK NHS Walk-in Centre located in the hospital grounds is open 7 days a week, 365 days a year between 07:00 & 22:00. The team can treat patients with minor injuries and illnesses. You do not need an appointment.
YOUR LOCAL PHARMACIST - will be able to give you free health advice and you don’t need an appointment. Many pharmacies operate extended hours on a rota basis. For details call NHS Direct on 0845 4647.
ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY/999 - Whatever the day or time, if you or someone else experiences severe chest pain, loss of blood or suspected broken bones, go to your nearest accident and emergency department or call 999. Accident and emergency departments are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and can assess serious injuries and provide emergency treatment.