Grantham GP Out of Hours

Grantham Hospital
101 Manthorpe Road
Grantham
NG31 8DG

 

Please be aware that from 30 June 2021 the Urgent Treatment Centre will revert back to 8am-6.30pm A&E service provided by United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust. 

The GP out of hours service will return to the site with an enhanced walk-in service from 6pm-10pm and bookable appointments overnight until 8am which can be accessed through NHS111.

How we can help you

Our Grantham enhanced GP out of hours can treat a range of conditions which are not critical or life threatening.

These include:

  • sprains and strains
  • suspected broken limbs
  • bites and stings
  • eye problems
  • feverish illness in adults and children
  • minor scalds and burns
  • emergency contraception

You will be seen by an Advanced Practitioner. An X-ray service is available.

Please remember if you have a medical emergency, dial 999.

How to use the Grantham GP Out of Hours

Use the NHS 111 service

To help minimise waiting times and to support social distancing in our waiting room to prevent the spread of coronavirus, we are encouraging all patients to 'Talk Before You Walk':

  • Call 111, open 24/7. Your call be answered by a highly trained operator who will be able to diagnose your symptoms quickly and easily in the convenience and safety of your own home
  • Visit 111.NHS.uk.
  • Use the NHS app.

You may be offered:

  • a timed appointment at the Grantham GP Out of Hours for your convenience and to support social distancing
  • a telephone or online video consultation with a clinician to diagnose your symptoms and to arrange: a treatment, a prescription (available to collect from a local pharmacy) or send an ambulance.

Find out more about Talk before you Walk.

Visit in person

You can also visit the Grantham GP Out of Hours in person from 6pm to 10pm, 7 days a week. Your condition will be assessed by a clinician and you may be:

offered an appointment to come back later to treat your condition

seen immediately if your condition is serious

  • provided with advice and information to treat your conditions using over the counter medicines available from your local pharmacy.

After 10pm you will need to book an appointment via NHS 111.