In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.
Out of hours care is now provided in Suffolk by NHS 111.
In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can call 111 to speak to a Health Advisor. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor. The service has been introduced for people who need medical care quickly but don't need a 999 emergency service. It operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year or visit the NHS 111 website.
The surgery offers extended hours appointments (outside of our Main opening Hours of 08.00-18.30) at various times and surgeries. Please ask at reception.
111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It's fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals.
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