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Hesket Parish is served by Court Thorn Surgery, Low Hesket, located between Low and High Hesket on the A6.
The surgery is open 5 days a week, and also has a dispensary on site.
The surgery’s Patient Participation Group plays an active role in supporting the surgery and patients interests, including providing a Prescription Delivery Service for housebound or elderly patients. This service was recently awarded The Queens Award for Voluntary Service. The Parish Council supports this service through a grant awarded through section 137 of the Local Government Act 1972. More details on the work of the Patient Participation Group can be found here – Court Thorn PPG.
For medical concerns out with of surgery hours, please call the NHS helpline on 111. In cases of a medical emergency, always call 999.
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