When the surgery is closed, telephone freephone NHS 111 if you have a problem that cannot wait until we are open again. Out of Hours Medical services are commissioned by the Primary Care Trust.
You can contact NHS Direct for free, expert health information and advice 24 hours a day, on 111 or via their website www.nhs.uk/111
NHS 111 is a fast and easy way to get the right help, whatever the time. Please only attend the accident and emergency department if you have had a serious accident or have an urgent medical problem.
If you are suffering from a minor illness / injury you can visit one of the local minor illness
*Pallion Walk-in Centre, Hylton Road, Sunderland. SR4 7XF. 0191 565656
*Bunnyhill Urgent Care Centre, Hylton Lane, Downhill, Sunderland. SR5 4BW. 0191 5195800
* Washington Primary Care Centre, princess Ann Park, Parkway Washington. NE38 7QZ. 0191 5027569.
* Houghton Urgent Care Centre, Brinkburn Crescent, Houghton-le-spring. DH4 5HB. 0191 5025660
Please contact centre to confirm opening/closing times before you attend.