Strep A / Scarlet Fever
- If you are ringing because you are concerned about your child, we understand this may be very frightening. To reassure you most children will only have mild illness and if they also have a runny nose, it makes diagnosis of strep A less likely. While you are waiting to speak to a member of the reception team, you may wish to look at some helpful information online:
Out of Hours and Emergencies
111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you.
NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.
In case of a life threatening emergency, please dial 999
You can use the online services to check your symptoms and get instant advice, book appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view your GP medical record and more.