Link to zoomable map Falmouth Health Centre, GP unit Tel 01326 210090
Trevaylor Rd, Falmouth, UK, TR11 2LH



 

Cornwall Health 'Out of Hours' GP service

Cornwall Health is the provider of GP urgent services when the GP Practices are closed

To contact, ring  111
Access to the out of hours service is via  NHS 111. Information about NHS 111

The out of hours medical service for all practices in Cornwall is provided by Cornwall Health
This operates between 6.30pm and 8am weekdays and 24 hrs weekends and Bank holidays. 
The doctors working for the service are a mixture of local GPs and other Doctors (some of whom are foreign agency doctors), with Nurse Practitioners working some shifts.
The main facilities are;

Primary Care Centres, most of which are based in Community Hospitals offering consultations by appointment.
A fleet of emergency cars fitted with medical and communication equipment and manned by fully trained drivers.
A communications centre staffed by experienced telephonists doctors and nurses to deal with enquiries and "triage" (prioritise) requests for emergency help. All visit and clinic requests are discussed with a Doctor or Nurse.
Links with other support services.

  13 Aug 2016: Since the closure of the Cardrew walk in centre in Redruth we have been advised that there is an enhanced service at Camborne and Redruth Community Hospital;

 

 

Last updated 12 May 2017