Evening and Weekend Appointments are now available at the local GP Hub.
If you want general healthcare advice at any time, 24 hours a day, contact 111 and speak to a trained adviser.
Out of hours, GP home visits and urgent appointments (when the hub is closed) are arranged by North Tyneside CCG (clinical commissioning group) and are provided by qualified doctors and nurses. You may receive telephone advice from a doctor or be asked to attend a local primary care centre for an examination. If, for medical reasons, travel is impossible, a home visit from a doctor can be arranged.
For out of hours services please telephone 111.
You should only dial 999 for an ambulance in a life threatening emergency or serious accident.
Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
You should only leave the house for 1 of 4 reasons:
Important - These 4 reasons are exceptions – even when doing these activities, you should be minimising time spent outside of the home and ensuring you are 2 metres apart from anyone outside of your household.
There is separate advice about:
Do not leave your home if you have either:
To protect others, do not go to places like a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Stay at home.
Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do.
Only call 111 if you cannot get help online.
Read general information such as: