Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
You should only leave the house for 1 of 4 reasons:
Important - These 4 reasons are exceptions – even when doing these activities, you should be minimising time spent outside of the home and ensuring you are 2 metres apart from anyone outside of your household.
There is separate advice about:
Do not leave your home if you have either:
To protect others, do not go to places like a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Stay at home.
Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do.
Only call 111 if you cannot get help online.
Read general information such as:
Shore RoadDornochSutherland, IV25 3LSTel: 01862 810213
Several surgeries by different doctors are run during these times.
The surgery is closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, 1st and 2nd January - or the following days if these days fall on a weekend. We are also closed on Good Friday. During these times the usual out of hours arrangements apply and you should call the usual surgery number or 111 if you need urgent attention.
Other public holidays this year are:
Friday 18th October
Approximately one afternoon every two months the practice closes for training. The dates will be posted in the "training dates" section above. The usual out-of-hours arrangements apply for these afternoons (see above "when we are closed").
The practice closes at 6pm.
Between 6pm and 8am Monday to Thursday and after 6pm Friday until 8am Monday morning please phone 111 (NHS24, freephone) .
The staff at NHS24 will ask you for information about your health and condition and will advise on the most appropriate course of action. This may include offering advice over the phone or advising you to attend a pharmacy.
If they feel you need to be seen they will pass your case to Highland Hub who will be in touch to arrange for you to attend the Urgent Care Centre or in some cases provide a home visit.
In an emergency please phone 999 and speak to the ambulance service.
These occur every few months on a Tuesday or Wednesday afternoon. During these times the out of hours service is available in Golspie if you need to see a doctor urgently. Just call the usual number and your call will be transferred.
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