The Horsham and Mid Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group commissions Out of Hours cover for all patients registered within our practice area.
Whenever you call the Cowfold or Partridge Green Surgeries between the hours of 6.30 p.m. and 8.00 a.m. and they are closed you will be asked to phone the Out of Hours Service Provider via NHS 111 by dialling 111.
For calls between 8.00-8.30 a.m. and 6.00-6.30 p.m., please contact IC24 direct on 0300 5555252.
What is NHS 111?
NHS 111 is a direct telephone support service for people in Sussex to assist in how best to access medical help fast when it is not a life-threatening situation. The service is available for people who are unsure whether they need to go to A&E, need more information about where to get NHS help or generally need reassurance and advice.
The easy to remember number – that is available across the country - has been introduced to help people get the right help, at the right time, especially at weekends and out of hours.
NHS 111 is free to call and is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
By calling NHS 111, you will reach a team of fully trained advisers, and experienced nurses and doctors who will assess your condition and direct you to the local service that can help you best, when you need it.
Three numbers for your healthcare needs:
- 999 for life-threatening emergencies
- NHS 111 by dialling 111
- your GP surgery.