Strictly emergency problems only
Please note that this emergency service (if you have a life threatening medical emergency please dial 999) is not for routine problems. It should NEVER be used as an alternative to a surgery appointment. When the surgery is closed, should you require urgent medial Out of Hours assistance which cannot wait until we re open please dial 111. (This is a free phone number from both landlines and mobiles) or attend the:-
Rotherham Urgent and Emergency Care Centre
Moorgate Road Rotherham S60 2UD
01709 424455 www.rotherhamemergencycentre.nhs.uk
The centre will treat anyone with an urgent or emergency care need.
An urgent care need is something which needs immediate care but isn't life or limb threatening such as broken bones, burns and scalds, wounds and minor illnesses including fever, infections and rashes
If you are unsure where to go, there are a range of healthcare professionals who are able to advise the best course of treatment including pharmacists, GP's and NHS 111.