Evening and Weekend Appointments

Enhanced Access Roles
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Enhanced access appointments | Evening and weekends

Non-urgent advice: Evening and Weekend Appointments (Seven Day Enhanced Access)

You can pre-book evening and weekend appointments. Appointments are now available SEVEN days a week.

Hartlepool & Stockton Health (H&SH) provide this service on behalf of our GP network. They offer pre-booked appointments in the evening and on weekends. Appointments are available to see a GP, Nurse or Healthcare Assistant at three practices.

Appointments are available:  Monday - Friday: 18:30-21:00 Saturday & Sunday: 09:00-17:00

The appointment may be at a local ‘hub’ rather than at the surgery.

They will have access to your notes.

You will see a GP/ Advanced Practitioner/ Nurse Practitioner or Nurse. Depending on your needs and who is most suitable for your illness/ailment.

The locations of the enhanced access appointments will vary between:

  • Eaglescliffe Medical Practice: Sunningdale Drive, Eaglescliffe, Stockton-on-Tees TS16 9EA

  • Woodbridge Medical Practice: 30 Myton Rd, Ingleby Barwick, Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees TS17 0WG

  • Tennant Street Medical Practice: Tennant St, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 2AT

Please contact our reception team, who can book an evening or weekend appointment for you.

Non-urgent advice: FAQ's

What should I do in case of a medical emergency? Enhanced access appointments are not intended for emergencies. In case of a medical emergency, please call 999 or visit the nearest hospital. 

How and when can I book an appointment? You can book an appointment by contacting the practice during usual opening times.

Is Eaglescliffe Medical Practice open on a Sunday? Even though the lights are on, the building is only open to patients with a pre-booked (Sunday) appointment. We cannot deal with any requests on a Sunday that are not related to a pre-booked (Sunday) appointment. For more information, please see our evening and weekend appointments page.

Who operates the appointments? The service is ran by our local GP Federation. They're called Hartlepool and Stockton Health.

Are all appointments at Eaglescliffe Medical Practice? Appointments are available at 3 sites. They are: Eaglescliffe, Woodbridge or Tennant Street Medical Practices.

Will I get to see my usual GP/healthcare professional? You may see a different clinician, including nurses, GPs or healthcare assistants. 

Can I still get a prescription? Yes, acute (not repeat) prescriptions can be issued. Repeat prescription queries will be sent to your own GP practice. 

If I attend an appointment at a different practice than my own, can they see my record? Yes, with your permission. The clinician will be able to see your record to provide you with the most appropriate service.