Emergencies

Updated on 15th May 2015 at 10:21 am

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When to call 999

Call 999 for life threatening emergencies such as:

 Major accident or trauma

•Suspected stroke

Loss of consciousness

 Persistent and severe chest pain

   Sudden shortness of breath

Severe abdominal pain

Severe blood loss

 

During normal practice opening hours, the practice remains your first point of contact for all routine requests.

 

For more information about NHS 111, go to NHS choices at www.nhs.uk

 

There are accident and emergencies (A&E) services available at
Royal Victoria Infirmary (RVI) in Newcastle and Specialist Emergency Care Hospital  in Cramlington