After Hours Services

Out of Hours and Emergency Contact Numbers

If you require medical assistance outside of surgery hours please use the following options:

After Hours Service

Our After Hours Service gives you access to a GP when our surgeries are closed, typically evenings, weekends and during public holidays. We have formal agreements with our GPs to provide you with after hours care. Our GPs are on rosters for After Hours Service.

After Hours Service

You can book your After Hours GP appointment here.

After Hours Service operating hours are

Monday to Friday: 5:30pm – 8am the next day
Saturday: 2pm through to Monday 8am
Public Holidays – 24 hours

A GP for consultation at Healthcare Evolution medical centres, Hunter Region
Home visit doctor services by Healthcare Evolution medical GPs in Hunter region

Out of Hours

You should call ’000’ for an ambulance when it is obvious that you or another person is seriously ill and in need of immediate emergency medical care.

Here are some examples of situations when you should dial 000 immediately:

  • Chest pain
  • Difficulty in breathing.
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Severe loss of blood
  • Severe burns and scalds
  • Choking
  • Fitting/convulsions.
  • Drowning
  • Severe allergic reaction
  • Head injury

 

The healthdirect helpline 1800 022 222 can assist you 24/7 with free health advice from a registered nurse.

For help on choosing the right care click here.