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Out of Hours

Local Out of Hours Services – the "GP HUB" & NHS 111

The following local series can be accessed by patients of Gables Surgery, who require out of hours medical assistance, when the surgery is closed.


“GP Hub Service”

To get an urgent Out of Hours GP appointment, on weekday evenings from 6.30pm until 10pm, or at Weekends from 8am to 8pm, please call the “GP HUB” service.

To book an appointment at the “GP HUB” call: 020 3770 1888. Their lines are open from 2pm to 9pm on weekdays, and from 9am-6pm at Weekends.

It is now possible to book appointments for Friday evening, Saturdays and Sundays from Thursdays each week, rather than on the day. Appointments must be booked in advance, you cannot walk in or turn up without an appointment on the day.


NHS 111 Service

Alternatively, when the practice is closed you can also call NHS 111 for advice and assistance 24 hours a day. Calls to 111 are free from all landlines and mobiles. NHS 111 provide assessments over the phone – along with advice or treatment recommendations from a range of health professionals if required. If you need to be seen, then NHS 111 will directly book an urgent appointment for you at a local urgent care centre or GP Hub. They also have the ability to prescribe medicines over the phone if required


PLEASE ONLY DIAL 9-9-9 FOR LIFE THREATENING EMERGENCIES!

Call 999 in a medical emergency – when someone is seriously ill or injured and their life is at risk. Medical emergencies can include:

  • loss of consciousness
  • an acute confused state
  • fits that are not stopping
  • persistent, severe chest pain
  • breathing difficulties
  • severe bleeding that cannot be stopped
  • severe allergic reactions
  • severe burns or scalds

If you are unsure if you should call 999 or 111 then please call 111, and the operator will direct you to the appropriate service.


HELP AND ADVICE IS ALSO AVAILABLE ONLINE AT:

www.nhs.uk - OR - www.111.nhs.uk


NHS Walk in Centre

NHS Barking & Dagenham has a Walk-in-Centre based at Barking Community Hospital that provide treatment for minor injuries & illnesses as well as Xray Facilities.

Barking Community Hospital, Upney Lane, Barking, IG11 9YD
Tel: 020 8924 6262
Open: Mon to Fri: 7.00am to 10.00pm
Sat & Sun: 9.00am to 10.00pm


Your Local Pharmacy

Your local pharmacy is able to advise and provide treatment for a number of Minor Ailments & Illnesses. Some local pharmacies are also open until late evenings and at weekends.

Hedgemans Pharmacy: 020 8592 1063
Britannia Pharmacy: 020 8592 1080
David Lewis Pharmacy: 020 8592 1557

Day Night Pharmacy, Barking (Mon-Sat Open till Midnight): 020 8591 0889
Boots Pharmacy, The Brewery Romford (Mon-Sat Open till 11.45pm): 01708 737 778
Lloyds Pharmacy, Green Lane (Mon-Sat Open till 9.00pm) 0208 599 2495

Our Location

RM8 2LD

Our Address
Gables Surgery
Markyate Road
Dagenham
Essex
RM8 2LD

Telephone
0203 667 5410

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Location & Contact

Gables Surgery
Markyate Road
Dagenham
Essex
RM8 2LD
Tel: 0203 667 5410

RM8 2LD
Opening Hours

Telephone Lines

Monday to Friday: 8.00am – 6.30pm

Reception Opening Times

Monday: 8.00am – 8.00pm (Extended Hours Opening until 8pm)
Tuesday: 8.00am – 6.30pm
Wednesday: 8.00am – 6.30pm
Thursday: 8.00am – 6.30pm
Friday: 8.00am – 6.30pm

Practice will be CLOSED from 1.00pm on the 1st Tuesday of each month for PTI (Protected Time Initiative – Educational Training for all Clinicians in Barking & Dagenham)