Extended Access

The North Lancashire Extended Access Service is available for patients registered with Ash Trees Surgery, Bay Medical Group, Lancaster Medical Practice, and Queen Square Surgery.

The Service includes:

  • WEEKDAY pre-bookable and same day general practice appointments from 6:30pm to 8:00pm.
  • WEEKEND pre-bookable and same day appointments on both Saturday and Sunday.

Appointments for this service can be booked by phoning the surgery between the hours of 8:00am and 6:30pm, Monday to Friday.  If phoning outside of these hours, please dial 111.

Rosebank Surgery Lancaster

  • Monday to Thursday – 6:30pm to 8pm. GP, Practice Nurse and Pharmacy Appointments.
  • Saturday – 8am to 2:30pm. GP, Practice Nurse and Pharmacy Appointments.

Urgent Treatment Centre Morecambe

  • Wednesday and Fridays – 6:30pm to 8pm. GP appointments. 
  • Monday to Friday – 6:30pm to 8pm. Health Care Assistant Appointments providing blood clinics.
  • Saturday – 8am to 2:30pm. Health Care Assistant and Practice Nurse Appointments providing blood/smear and long term condition reviews.
  • Sunday – 8am to 2pm. GP appointments, Health Care Assistant and Practice Nurse Appointments providing blood/smear and long term condition reviews.

GP appointments are for all routine conditions however may exclude patients with on-going chronic conditions which require continuity of care from their usual GP, eg, patients with severe on-going mental health issues.

Chronic Disease Nurse Clinics provide annual reviews for patients with a long-term condition, eg, COPD, Asthma, hypertension and cardiovascular disease.

Health Care Assistants can carry out venepuncture (blood testing), ECGs and Wound care.

Patients can book these appointments via their practice receptionist as usual. To obtain an appointment outside practice opening hours, call your normal practice number and your call will be diverted to the Extended Access Service. 

Only patients who have a pre-booked appointment will be given access to the practice to see the Clinician.