Emergency 'Out-of-Hours' Service
To request emergency help or advice after 6.00 p.m. or at weekends, telephone 01224 586829 and you will hear a recorded message of how to contact the out-of-hours service or you can now contact NHS 24 directly on 08454 242424.
If you experience any difficulties in contacting NHS 24, dial your telephone directory service. In serious emergencies dial 999 for an ambulance.
Out-of-hours emergency contacts are initially dealt with by NHS 24 on telephone number 08454 242424 ( www.nhs24.co.uk ). Trained nurse advisors handle your call in the first instance and then may pass your call onto the doctor for further help. NHS 24 works in close collaboration with GMED (Grampian Medical Emergency Department).
To request emergency help or advice when we are closed during normal hours for staff training, telephone 01224 586829 and you will hear a recorded message of how to contact a doctor.
REMEMBER ... in serious emergencies dial 999 for an ambulance