Urgent Medical Attention

Ambulance ~ 999

For emergencies or major urgent care ONLY CALL IN AN EMERGENCY

Minor Injuries and Illness Unit ~ 01733 293800

For urgent contact with a doctor if our surgery is shut:
Minor Injuries and Illness Unit, Thorpe Road, Peterborough, PE3 6DB

NHS 111 Service ~ 111

NHS 111 has been introduced to help make it easier for residents to access local health services, advice and information. People living in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough can now call 111 when in need of medical help fast, but it isn’t a 999 emergency. 111 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year and calls from landlines and mobile phones are free. www.nhs.uk/111


Local Pharmacies

Boots ~ 01832 273512

4 Market Place, Oundle Peterborough, PE8 4BQ

Oundle Pharmacy ~ 01832 273531

32, Market Place, Oundle, Peterborough , PE8 4BE


Dental Treatment

Oundle House NHS Dentists ~ 01832 270045

5A West Street Oundle, Peterborough PE8 4EJ www.rodericksdental.co.uk/oundlehouse

Townley House Dental Practice ~ 01832-272515

36 West Street, Oundle, PE8 4EF
www.townleyhousedentalpractice.co.uk

Dental Emergency Service ~ 01223 471798

To be called outside of normal opening hours of local dentists: – 6pm to 9pm Weekdays – 24hours over Weekends & Bank Holidays


Local Hospitals

Peterborough City Hospital ~ 01733 678000

Bretton Gate, Peterborough, PE3 9GZ www.peterboroughandstamford.nhs.uk

Kettering General Hospital ~ 01536 492000

Rothwell Road, Kettering, NN16 8UZ www.kgh.nhs.uk

Stamford & Rutland Hospital ~ 01780 764151

Ryhall Road, Stamford, Lincs, PE9 1UA www.peterboroughandstamford.nhs.uk

Hinchingbrooke Hospital ~ 01480 416416

Hinchingbrooke Park, Huntingdon, Cambs, PE29 6NT www.hinchingbrooke.nhs.uk


Health Resources & Organisations

NHS Choices

NHS access portal for information on healthy living, illness and all NHS services www.nhs.uk

Patient UK

Hundreds of information leaflets & sources for research into many conditions & treatments www.patient.co.uk

BBC Health Pages

Advice & articles on wide ranging health matters www.bbc.co.uk/health

BDA Food Facts

Food advice & factsheets from the British Dietetic Association www.bda.uk.com/foodfacts

Worldwide Travel Advice

Health Advice for travellers from the NHS www.nhs.uk/healthcareabroad

The Samaritans

Confidential support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair www.samaritans.org

NHS Choices – Symptom Checkers

An online tool to check symptoms and get advice on what to do next. www.nhs.uk/NHSdirect/pages/symptoms

Care Quality Commission

Regulators of health and adult social care services in England including those provided by GP practices www.cqc.org.uk

Diabetes UK

Advice & guides to help you to help manage diabetes www.diabetes.org.uk

Asthma UK

Asthma charity dedicated to improving the health and well-being of those affected by asthma www.asthma.org.uk

Go SmokeFree

Detailed information about the free stop smoking NHS support services www.gosmokefree.nhs.uk

Relate

Advice on relationships, family life and sex therapy www.relate.org.uk