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The Health CentreGeoffrey StreetPreston, PR1 5NETel: 01772 325060
Greater Manchester Police - Operation Cranium
Patient Access to The New Hall Lane Practice
The Practice Doors will open between the hours of 08:30 to 18:00 Monday to Friday excluding bank/public holidays and Protected Educational Time Sessions one afternoon per month. On those occasions a poster will be displayed to inform patients how to access medical attention.
The Practice telephone lines will be open and manned during the core hours of 08:00 to 18:30, Monday to Friday excluding bank/public holidays and Protected Educational Time Sessions one afternoon per month. A phone message will be available when the Surgery is closed to advise patients how to access medical attention.
WHEN THE SURGERY IS CLOSED, ANY PATIENTS REQUIRING URGENT MEDICAL ATTENTION SHOULD TELEPHONE 111
Increased Access Services Preston
The following practices are participating in collaborative working to offer its patients access to appointments outside of normal core hours
Staff at the locality clinics will provide a range of appointments from practice nurses who will be available to provide chronic disease reviews, smears and childhood immunisations along with GP’s and other Health Care Professionals. Patients can also cancel pre-booked appointments for any of the weekend or evening sessions.
You can contact the locality clinics on 01772 529200 at the following times
Mon-Fri (Incl. Bank holidays) 18:30-20:00
Saturday 08:00 - 12:00
Sunday 09:00 - 12:00
Please note that once hub availability is full you may be directed to an alternative service.
Please also be aware that the administrative staff working at the locality surgeries do not have access to patients full medical records and therefore will not be able to answer queries on referrals, prescriptions, test results,private work and entries to medical records.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.
The locality Hub can be contacted on 01772 529200 to book or cancel weekend appointments during the following hours
Monday-Friday(inc Bank Holidays) 18:30 - 20:00
If you wish to cancel a normal practice appointment, you can do this online if you have an account, or by calling our reception team during normal working hours.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitutes an emergency.
Practice Nurse appointments are available from 8.30 to 5.15 dependent on the clinic you are booking into.
If you require urgent medical assistance which cannot wait until the surgery re-opens, please hang up and call 1-1-1. Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobiles.
This Practice will be closed from 12.30pm for Protected Education Training for all Doctors & Staff on the following dates this year:
Between 12:30pm (1230) and 6:30pm (1830) if you require health information, advice or need to speak to an emergency doctor please telephone 111
Between 1830 and 0800 please telephone 111, if you require urgent medical assistance which cannot wait until the surgery re-opens, please telephone 1-1-1. Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobiles.
New Years Day
1st January 2021
2nd April 2021
5th April 2021
Early May Bank Holiday
3rd May 2021
Spring Bank Holiday
31st May 2021
Summer Bank Holiday
30th August 2021
25th December 2021
28th December 2021
The New Hall Lane Practice
Christmas and New Year Opening Times 2020
Christmas Week Monday 21st December – 8am-6:30pm Tuesday 22nd December – 8am-6:30pm Wednesday 23rd December- 8am-6:30pm Thursday 24th December - 8am-6:30pm Friday 25th December – (Christmas Day) - Closed
New Year Week Monday 28th December – (in lieu of Boxing Day) – Closed Tuesday 29th December - 8am-6:30pm Wednesday 30th December - 8am-6:30pm Thursday 31st December - 8am-6:30pm Friday 1st January – (New Year’s Day) – Closed