During the night, weekend and Bank Holidays when the surgery is closed and you require urgent medical assistance for something that cannot wait until the surgery re-opens, please contact the NHS 111 service.
NHS Walk-in Centre
The Lakeside Plus Centre on Cottingham Road in Corby is the first GP-led centre in Northamptonshire. The centre sees patients from 8.00am to 8.00pm, seven days a week, and offers a range of services including a nurse-led minor illness service, screening for health problems such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes and sexually transmitted diseases, sexual health services, health and wellbeing clinics and an out-of-hours weekend service. Patients are able to walk in or book an appointment over the telephone or internet.
A & E Cases
If you feel you have an acute emergency and your problem needs more urgent treatment, you may need to go to Accident and Emergency at Kettering General Hospital.
• Severe chest pains
• Severe breathing difficulty
• Suspected broken bones
• Heavy bleeding
• Deep wounds (e.g. stab wounds)
• Swallowing something harmful or poisonous
• Loss of consciousness
If you believe the situation is life-threatening, call 999 without delay.