Emergency and Useful Numbers

EMERGENCIES and EMERGENCY NUMBERS

AMBULANCE, FIRE, POLICE   999 or 112
Doctor   01479 872484
Police   01479 810222
Police – NON-Emergency 101
District Nurse   01479 813401
NHS 24 111
NB: There is a defibrillator at the Community Hall in the centre of Nethy Bridge

Contacting a Doctor Out of Hours:

 If medical advice or assistance is required between 6pm and 8.30am
Please phone 01479 872484
Your call will be answered by NHS24

If the medical problem is an emergency – eg severe loss of blood, loss of consciousness, chest pain, severe shortness of breath, NHS24 will direct your call to the emergency services – or you may dial 999 direct (and save time)

It will be useful to have the following information to hand:
Personal Details:-
Name of Caller & Name of Patient
Current Address (eg Nethy House) and Usual Address
Age of Patient (date of birth)
Contact Phone Number
Name and Address of Patient’s GP (if registered in UK)
Clinical Details:-
Description of Medical Problem
List of medication is very helpful
Previous Medical History
In order to ensure they are speaking to the correct Patient, you will be asked to give your personal details. Initially to the call handler and again to the Triage Nurse.

In addition NHS24 may be contacted for advice at any time on 08454 24 24 24

Useful Numbers:

Note: Grantown-on-Spey is 4 miles; Aviemore 9 miles & Inverness 40 miles.

Airport – Inverness  01463 232471
Buses (Local)  01463 233371
Community Council – Nethy Bridge (Sandy McCook)  01479 821753
Community Hall reservations  01479 821400
Dentist – Grantown-on-Spey  01479 882160
Dentist – Aviemore  01479 811809
District Nurse  01479 813401
Explore Abernethy  01479 821565
Golf Club – Abernethy Golf Club, Nethy Bridge  01479 821305
Highland Council Service Point  01349 886606
Hospital – Ian Charles Hospital, Grantown-on-Spey  01479 872528
Hospital – Raigmore, Inverness  01463 704000
Hydro Electric (power failure)  0800 300 999
Internet Access (at Nethy Store & P.O.)  01479 821217
Pharmacy – Grantown-on-Spey  01479 872006
Pharmacy – Aviemore  01479 810259
Post Office – Nethy Spar Store and P.O.  01479 821217
Railway Station – Aviemore  01479 810221
School, Abernethy Primary (Nethy Bridge)  01479 821274
School, Grantown-on-Spey Grammar  01479 872649
Spar Shop – Nethy Store & P.O.  01479 821217
Veterinary Surgeon, Grantown-on-Spey  01479 872252

Information:

Fresh Fish Van – By Spar Shop & P.O. – Wednesday 10am
Fish & Chip Van – By Spar Shop & P.O. – Monday 4pm – 8pm