Emergencies / Out Of Hours
All out of hours assistance is now provided through the new NHS 111 service.
All calls to NHS 111 are free from land lines and mobile phones.
Outside office hours if you telephone the surgery 01692 678611 for Ludham Surgery or 01692 580880 for Stalham Green Surgery a recorded message will tell you how to obtain medical assistance by contacting NHS 111
"If you require urgent medical assistance which cannot wait until the surgery reopens, please hang up and call 111. Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobile phones. Alternatively, if you have a touch tone phone please press 1 and you will be redirected to the NHS 111 service. Redirected calls will incur call charges, however if you hang up and call 1-1-1 the call will be free".
Anglian Medical Care provides the Out of Hours GP service for our area, and access is via the NHS111 service.
The NHS 111 Service also replaces NHS Direct and can be contacted free if you feel you need advice or reassurance about a health issue.
For medical emergencies you should call 999.
Evening & Weekend appointments
Extended access evening and weekend appointments are now available in North Norfolk.
Urgent (same day) and routine (booked in advance) appointments with a GP, Nurse Practitioner or Nurse are offered to patients registered with a GP Practice in North Norfolk.
Currently this type of appointment is available at Primary Care Hub sites at Cromer, Fakenham, and North Walsham (Birchwood) Surgeries. Any patient, registered at any North Norfolk GP Surgery can access these appointments at these locations.
You can book an appointment at a Primary Care Hub by contacting your own GP Practice.
The opening hours are 6:30pm - 8pm weekdays and 9am-12pm weekends.
Please note that this is not a walk-in or emergency service, appointments must be booked via telephone prior to arrival.