93 per cent of GP practices in the county now offer extended opening hours. This may include appointments before 8am and after 6.30pm on weekdays and some GPs may open on Saturday mornings. Check with your practice or go to NHS Choices at www.nhs.uk for more information.
For details of local practices and advice on how to register with a GP contact the NHS Northamptonshire Advice and Information Service on:0800 5870 879
You said you wanted one number to call for Out of Hours services
If you live in Northamptonshire and urgently need a doctor out of normal hours, you can now ring
03336 664 664
The Out of Hours service is available:
Mon-Fri - 6.30pm-8.00am
Weekends and bank holidays - any time (24 hours)
You will be contacting Nenedoc’s Out of Hours service. You will talk to a locally-based and qualified call handler, who will ask questions about the health problem you want help with.