South Brent Health Centre
August Bank Holiday
Information to Patients
The Health Centre will be closed on:
Monday 28th August, 2017
Normal Surgery opening times will then operate after these dates
If you need to contact a Doctor when the surgery is closed you need to call the out of hours service on: 111. The 111 service will help you to find the right care to meet your requirements, including the Devon Doctors service. This service can also advise on pharmacy opening times, emergency dental services and emergency family planning service.
Emergency Ambulance Service - If your condition is life threatening you will need to call an ambulance on 999, but remember that the service will be very busy. If you are in any doubt, call 111 who will advise you and call an ambulance for you if it is needed.
Derriford Hospital Accident & Emergency will operate as normal throughout the period. Please make sure you only use this service when it really is an emergency.
Totnes Hospital Minor Injury Unit is open every day 8am – 9pm
(Tel No 01803 862622)
Normal Surgery Opening Times
|Monday - Friday:||08:00 to 18:00|
If you need to contact a Doctor when the surgery is closed you can either contact the NHS out of hours service direct on 111 or ring the normal surgery telephone number: 01364 72394 when the answerphone will give the contact numbers.
SATURDAY MORNINGS FROM 08.30
If appointments have been prebooked for Saturday mornings, the practice will be open. These specific appointments are bookable in advance and are intended for those patients who usually cannot attend a doctors appointment during normal surgery hours. The telephone lines will not be open during this time. If you require urgent advice the out of hours contact of 111 is available.
Tel No. 111 is the NHS 24 hour service staffed by a team of fully trained advisers. They can also advise you on: Out of hours pharmacy opening times, emergency dental pain services, emergency family planning services.
Emergency Ambulance Service - If you need an ambulance for a life threatening situation ring 999. If you are in any doubt, call Tel No. 111 who will advise you and call an ambulance for you if it is needed.
Totnes Hospital Minor Injury Unit is open 8am–9pm every day
Tel No. 01803 862 622
Newton Abbot Hospital Minor Injury Unit 8am – 1pm every day
Tel. No. 01626 324 500