Guidepost Medical Group
The surgery is OPEN
The surgery is now CLOSED
|Day Monday||Opens 8.00am||Closes 5.30pm|
|Day Tuesday||Opens 8.00am||Closes 5.30pm|
|Day Wednesday||Opens 8.00am||Closes 5.30pm|
|Day Thursday||Opens 7.00am||Closes 5.30pm|
|Day Friday||Opens 8.00am||Closes 5.30pm|
|Day Saturday (once a month)||Opens 9.00am||Closes 1.00pm|
|Day Sunday||Opens CLOSED||Closes CLOSED|
We have an enhanced access service on Thursday between 6.00pm to 7.30pm
We are closed on bank holidays. To view the surgery closures, please visit our events and closures page
Extended Access Service Information
In accordance with Department of Health guidance, the practice is delivering Extended Access in conjunction with four other local practices (Bedlingtonshire, The Gables and Seaton Park).
Patients can be seen at one of the five practices at the following times:
- Monday to Friday 7.00am to 8.00am and 6.30pm to 8.00pm
- Saturdays from 8.30am to 12.30pm
These appointments are for booked appointments only with all clinicians. As these surgeries are outside normal hours, current arrangements for Urgent Care will continue, as follows:
- Northern Doctors Urgent Care 0300 123 4343 – 17:30 to 08:00 Weekdays and All Day Weekends & Bank Holidays
- Pharmacy First – Minor Ailments Scheme
- 111 service 24 hours a day
When we're closed
Your Local Pharmacist
Your local pharmacist will be able to give you free health advice at any time – you don’t need an appointment. Many pharmacies operate extended hours on a rota basis. Call NHS 111 for details.
For urgent advice and treatment when our practice is closed, call NHS 111 by dialling 111.
Non-Emergency: NHS 111 or Walk-In Centre
NHS 111 can offer free expert health information and advice 24-hours a day on 111 – you may be directed to another service. You can also access NHS Direct for help via their website
These can treat Minor Ailments such as Head/ear/eye problems, minor broken bones, sprains, cuts, wounds, bruising and bites.
Your local Walk-in-Centre is based at: Wansbeck General Hospital, Woodhorn Lane, Ashington NE63 9JJ. Open 8am – 12 Midnight. Tel 0344 811 8111
Accident and Emergency/999
Whatever the day or time, if you or someone else experiences severe chest pain, loss of blood or suspected major broken bones, go to your nearest accident and emergency department or call 999.
Accident and emergency departments are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and can assess serious injuries and provide emergency treatment.
Your nearest A&E department is based at NSECH, Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital, Northumbria Way, Cramlington NE23 6NZ
Tel 0344 811 8111
Call 111 when it's a concern, but less urgent than 999.
The NHS non-emergency number.
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. NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.
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