The following arrangements have been made for your care, when needed, out of surgery hours. If you have a genuine emergency which cannot wait until the surgery is open, please ring the practice number 0161 909 8388 and your call will be diverted to Go To Doc.
Clinicians are available to speak to you and decide whether you need to be advised over the telephone or seen either at the attendance centre or in your own home. If you need advice about a health problem, please contact NHS 111 where trained nurses will help and advise you.
The NHS App also has a symptom checker for further advice regarding your medical needs.
Some problems need a 999 call. If in doubt, please ask the receptionist if the doctor is not immediately to hand.
For emergencies such as sudden collapse, severe breathlessness, chest or stomach pains, ring 999.
For accidents and injuries, please go to the local A & E department at the hospital.
In less serious cases (ie not life-threatening), please call NHS 111 for advice and guidance.
The walk-in centre offers fast, convenient access to local NHS advice, information and treatment and is open between 8.00am and 8.00pm daily. It is located on at the Ground Floor, Integrated Care Centre, New Radcliffe Street, Oldham OL1 1NL. Tel No 0161 621 3737.
7 Day Service
Oldham CCG also offer pre bookable appointments with a GP in the evenings and weekends, if you are unable to get an appointment during our surgery hours and you feel you need to be seen please call 0161 934 2827 to book an appointment, this service is offered at different locations in Oldham from 6.30pm Monday to Fridays and 9am Saturday and Sundays. (please note the GP will not be with any of the GPs from Saraf Medical Practice) This is not a walk in service , these non urgent and routine appointments must be booked in advance.