When We Are Closed
Out of hours is from 6 p.m. to 8 a.m. weekdays, Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays and is fully covered by Local Care Direct. During surgery hours, on call is shared between the doctors and Fridays are rotated. Our phones are off from midday on Wednesday to allow time for staff training. Local Care Direct are employed to provide cover during that period.
Bradford & Airedale tPCT are responsible for commissioning out of hours services provided to our patients.
In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you should call 111 to speak to a triage nurse. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor. Please note this is not an emergency call number.
Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.