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Berry Lane Medical CentreBerry laneLongridgePreston, Lancashire, PR3 3JJTel: 01772 376777
The service offered here on Saturday mornings consists of pre-bookable appointments, alongside a limited amount of book on the day appointments.
When all appointments are allocated patients will be referred to the 111 out of hours service for advice or conditions that are urgent.
As part of the practices ongoing training and education we close for one half day per month, notices detailing these sessions are displayed in reception.
Between the hours of 18:30 and 08:00 and at weekends, if you need medical advice then please telephone 111.
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
The surgery is open on a Saturday morning from 8am - 12 noon.
The service offered is for pre-booked appointments and also a limited amount of appointments which are bookable on the day.
These appointments are limited and there will only be one Nurse and one Doctor available. Please discuss with the receptionist if you would like to be seen at one of these sessions.
Please note that the weekend surgeries are not an extension of the services we normally provide through the week, our usual week day services will not be available on theses days.
Routine requests for information, repeat prescriptions and general enquiries will not be processed at these weekend sessions and you will be asked to contact the surgery Monday to Friday for all of theses services.
Please note if we are unable to offer you an urgent appointment and you feel you need to be seen on the day please call the Out of Hours service on 111
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.
Protected Learning Time/Staff Training 2020
In order for doctors and staff to attend learning time in 2020 the practice will be closed from 12.30pm. Emergency cover is provided by calling 111.
21st July 2020
15th September 2020
20th October 2020
17th November 2020
31st August, 2020
25th December, 2020
26th December, 2020
28th December 2020 (Boxing Day bank holiday)
1st January, 2021