Extended access is a term for additional appointments that are available within primary care to access GP's, Nurse Practitioners, Practice Nurses and Healthcare Assistants, these appointments are offered from an extended access hub giving patients access to core general medical services. Appointments are pre-bookable only and there is no walk in facility.
Patients can book an appointment by contacting the surgery in the normal way. If the surgery is closed, then the patients can call 111 and they will access their health needs and book an extended access appointment if this is the most appropriate way to assist with health needs.
If you need to cancel an extended access appointment, you can either contact the surgery during our opening hours or telephone 07384 579479, leaving a voicemail on the answering machine, you will need to leave your name, address and when the appointment was book for.