Out of Hours
Whatever time of day, if a condition is life-threatening please dial 999.
In other situations, when the surgery is closed, for minor health problems and advice, patients are advised to contact NHS Services on 111. (This is a free call even from mobiles as long as you have 1p credit.)
The East Surrey CCG is responsible for Commissioning the out-of-hours medical service. The service is provided by IC24. They can be contacted on 111 (free call). Alternatively, on telephoning 01737 762902 out of hours, you will hear a message asking you to redial 111.
The 111 service provides telephone advice and, if necessary, a doctor or nurse consultation, for urgent problems which will not wait until the surgery is next open.
Your local Minor Injuries Unit is based at Caterham Dene Hospital
Caterham Dene Hospital
Tel: 01883 837500
(for patients aged 18 and over with minor injuries).
Open 7 days a week from 9.00am to 8.00pm
The local hospital is East Surrey Hospital, Redhill. This is a District General Hospital with full Accident and Emergency facilities. Please attend East Surrey Hospital if you experience an Accident (particularly if you may have broken a bone) or other medical emergency.