Out of Hours

If you are feeling unwell and the practice is closed you have a number of options:

Out of Hours Service

We offer patients registered with this practice an Emergency GP service when the practice is closed. If you need urgent treatment or advise please call 020 8969 0808 or 111.

We also offer an extended hours clinics  at The Violet Melchett Centre on weekday evenings as well as weekends.

Opening Times:         

Mon – Fri:       18:30 – 21:00

Sat:                   08:00 – 16:00

Sun:                 08:00 – 14:00

 

The Violet Melchett Clinic – Integrated Care Centre

30 Flood Walk

London

SW3 5RR

 

The extended hours hubs will provide the following primary care medical services, as a minimum requirement:

  • Clinical assessment, and treatment service to patients presenting with minor injuries and mild to moderate illnesses
  • Self-care management information and advice
  • Cervical screening and contraceptive services
  • Childhood immunisations and vaccinations
  • Wound Care
  • Ear irrigation

 

The following services will not be provided by the extended hours hub services:

  • Patients who are identified with a potentially life threatening medical condition which is not suitable for primary care management must be immediately and safely transferred to the relevant urgent and emergency care service
  • GP appointments relating to test results received
  • Long term condition reviews and care plans
  • Medication reviews

 

You will be able to access the HUBs services by asking your registered GP surgery or calling 111.

 

 

Walk-in Service

To see an experienced nurse for treatment or minor injuries or illness 7 days a week 7am – 10pm go to:

  • NHS Walk-in Centre
  • 5-7 Parsons Green
  • London, SW6 4UL
  • Tel: 020 8846 6758

To see a GP Doctor:

  • Earls Court Health & Wellbeing Centre
  • 2b Hogarth Road
  • London, SW5 0PT
  • Tel: 020 7341 0300

NHS 111

NHS 111 is a service that’s been introduced to make it easier for you to access local NHS healthcare services in England. You can call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergency. NHS 111 is a fast and easy way to get the right help, whatever the time.

NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.

When to use it

You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it’s not a life-threatening situation. Call 111 if:

      • you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergency
      • you think you need to go to A&E or need another urgent care service
      • you don’t know who to call or you don’t have a GP to call
      • you need health information or reassurance about what to do next