The Fylde Coast NHS is committed to improving access to primary care services. This includes making appointments available at times that are convenient to patients.
- find it difficult to attend an appointment during the working day;
- are a busy parent with small children;
- or rely on working carers to take you to appointments;
then this service is here to support you.
Extended Access Service Out of Hours provision – Monday to Friday from 6.30pm-8pm and Weekends 8am-8pm
Telephone number - 01253 952950
Patients to book via this service out of GP practice hours, during core practice hours patients to book/cancel appointments via their GP practice.
About the service
The Fylde Coast NHS has arranged for additional appointments to be provided outside of normal GP practice hours by the Fylde Coast Integrated Urgent Care Service.
The service offers pre-bookable, routine primary care appointments with a range of clinicians including GPs, nurses and health care assistants.
Please be aware that this is not a walk-in service – you must have an appointment.
The service employs local clinicians from the Fylde Coast, where possible.
|Monday||6.30pm to 9.30pm||6.30pm to 9pm||6.30pm to 8pm|
|Tuesday||6.30pm to 9.30pm||6.30pm to 9pm||6.30pm to 8pm|
|Wednesday|| ||6.30pm to 9pm||6.30pm to 8pm|
|Thursday||6.30pm to 9.30pm||6.30pm to 8pm||6.30pm to 8pm|
|Friday|| ||6.30pm to 8pm||6.30pm to 8pm|
|Saturday||8am to 2pm||8am to 2pm||8am to 8pm|
|Sunday||8am to 2pm||8am to 2pm||8am to 8pm|
To book an appointment you must contact your own GP practice. An appointment must have been booked in advance of visiting the extended hours service.
Extended hours appointments are for routine general practice issues and not for urgent care. If urgent care is required please call NHS111 for advice.
Please note that when you book an appointment the practice will ask you for consent to share your detailed GP record with the clinician providing the care.
Should you need to cancel your appointment please contact your GP practice. If your GP practice is closed please contact the extended access service directly on 01253 957 230 to cancel.
Where to go
Whitegate Health Centre
150 Whitegate Drive
Freckleton Health Centre
Fleetwood Health and Wellbeing Centre