When We Are Closed
Portland Practice is closed between 1.00 and 2.00pm every Friday. Hatherley Surgery is closed between 1.00 and 2.00pm Monday to Friday. The doors are closed at 18.00 Monday to Friday at Hatherley. We continue to take telephone calls until 18:30.
Closed for Team Training and Development 2018
The practices will be closed from 13:00 to 18:30 on the following dates during 2018 for team training and development.There will be a doctor on call for emergencies during these times.
Tuesday 6th March
Thursday 26th April
Wednesday 27th June
Thursday 13th September
Wednesday 10th October
During these times please call the usual surgery number 01242 215020 (Portland) or 01242 864890 (Hatherley) and you will be put in touch with the emergency doctor.
Out of Hours/NHS 111
Our emergency service operates from 08:00 until 18:30 Monday to Friday. Outside these hours, if you require urgent medical assistance which cannot wait until the surgery re-opens, please hang up and call 111. Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobiles.
Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.
Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.