Local health care
Find GP's services on NHS Choices website has a postcode search which lets you can find the nearest doctors surgery.
CHOC (Cumbria Health on Call Ltd) provide out of hours specialist services for patients with urgent medical problems that need a doctor after their own doctor's surgery has closed. They provide the service that CueDoc used to provided. For CHOC's out of hours service telephone: 111.
Find dentist's services on NHS Choices website has a postcode search which lets you can find the nearest dental practice.
Find opticians services on NHS Choices website has a postcode search which lets you can find the nearest opticians.
NHS choices website has a health A to Z for symptoms, conditions, medicines and treatments. Alternatively you can call 111 for non-urgent medical advice.
Hospitals in Eden:
- Penrith Community Hospital
Bridge Lane, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 8HX
Telephone: 01768 245555
- Alston (Ruth Lancaster James) Community Hospital
Alston, Cumbria, CA9 3QX
Telephone: 01434 381218
Hospitals in the surrounding districts:
- Cumberland Infirmary
Newtown Road, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 7HY
Telephone: 01228 523444
- Keswick (Mary Hewetson Cottage) Community Hospital
Crosthwaite Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5PH
Telephone: 01768 245678
- Westmorland General Hospital
Burton Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7RG
Telephone: 01539 732288
- Hexham General Hospital
Corbridge Road, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 1QJ
Telephone: 0844 811 8111