Chapel Street Medical Centre
Tel: 0161 339 9292
Fax: 0161 339 7808
NHS 111 is a 24-hour telephone service for urgent care advice and is available every day of the year. You can call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergency. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.
NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.
When to use it
You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it's not a life-threatening situation.
Call 111 if:
- you need medical help fast but it's not a 999 emergency
- you think you need to go to A&E or need another NHS urgent care service
- you don't know who to call or you don't have a GP to call
- you need health information or reassurance about what to do next
For less urgent health needs, contact your local GP or local pharmacist in the usual way.
If a health professional has given you a specific phone number to call when you are concerned about your condition, continue to use that number.
For immediate, life-threatening emergencies, continue to call 999.
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Out of Hours
During the hours 8am through to 6pm Monday to Friday excluding Public Holidays.
If you require urgent medical assistance that cannot wait until the surgery re-opens and you are calling between 6pm and 6:30 on a weekday, please contact Go-To-Doc on Tel Number: 0161 366 5958.
Otherwise please call 1-1-1. Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobiles.
Booking appointments and ordering repeat medication online
We have introduced a new online service. This will let you book appointments and also order your repeat medication using the internet at your convenience even when we are closed.
Click here to sign up for this service
Please note the online form to order your prescriptions is no longer available. To continue ordering your prescriptions online you will need to sign up for the new service.
All our staff are either already a “Dementia Friend” or in the process of becoming one!
The current complement of General Practitioners here at Chapel Street are all engaged on a full-time basis.
The Doctor is Dr Andrew Stringer.
All extend a warm welcome to visitors to the practice website, which has been designed to tell you about the practice and the services that we offer. Please read it carefully. We trust that you will find it helpful and informative.
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Mothers who wish to breastfeed their babies while visiting the surgery may do so in privacy. Please ask at reception and a room will be made available.
Practice Mission Statement
Chapel Street Medical Centre is committed to providing a high quality standard of care which puts welfare at the heart of all we do. We promise to pursue efficiency and effectiveness in order to deliver a caring, professional service.
Chapel Street Medical Centre values and respects both our patients and staff. Patients have the right to be treated fairly and receive excellent quality care afforded by our multi-skilled team. We recognise that our staff must behave responsibly, maintain confidentiality, be indiscriminate and perform their duties to the best of their ability within the boundaries of their roles.
To work in conjunction with Tameside and Glossop Clinical Commissioning Group to perform a programme of initiatives in accordance with NHS guidelines, so that it will enable us to provide the best possible care and service for our patients.