In the event of a Medical Emergency please call 999.
If you need to see a GP outside surgery hours please call 111.
For health advice and reassurance, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year call 111.
Herts Urgent Care provides GP Out of Hours cover to the population of Hertfordshire.
The service operates from 6.30pm to 8.30am on weekdays, and continuously from 6.30pm on a Friday evening to 8.30am on a Monday morning. HUC also covers Bank Holidays and provides a service for patients with urgent medical needs that cannot wait until their GP practice is next open.
To access the service all patients should phone 111.
When you call 111 the service undertakes a clinical assessment of your needs and will assess whether your call requires discussion with a GP. If you need to speak with a doctor, see a doctor at one of our Primary Care Centres, or have a home visit arranged, the doctor will call you back.