Yorkshire Doctors Urgent Care (YDUC) provide services across North Yorkshire, based in Scarborough & Ryedale & The Vale of York.

Scarborough & Ryedale - Integrated Urgent Care

The urgent care service in Scarborough and Ryedale operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. It is provided from two Urgent Treatment Centres, one located at Scarborough Hospital and one at Malton Hospital. Home visits are also provided where appropriate.

The best way to access this service is by calling 111. They will give you an appointment to attend an Urgent Treatment Centre to reduce the time you have to wait at the centre. Alternatively, you can go to one of the centres during opening hours and wait to be seen.

The Urgent Treatment Centre in Scarborough is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

The Urgent Treatment Centre in Malton is open from 8am to 8pm, 365 days a year for patients attending without a pre-booked appointment via 111.

Outside of these times, you can still call 111 and they will arrange for someone to see you during the night, at Malton Urgent Treatment Centre.

Vale of York - GP Out of Hours

The GP OOH service in The Vale of York operates 365 days a year, Monday-Friday 18:30-08:00 & Saturday/Sundays & Bank Holidays 08:00-00:00. It is provided from two GP OOH urgent care centres, one located at York Hospital and one at Selby War Memorial Hospital. Home visits are also provided where appropriate.

The service can only be accessed via the NHS 111 Service & does not accept walk in patients. NHS 111 is the free non-emergency number. It's fast, easy & free to call.

More information

  • Calls to 111 are free, including mobiles, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
  • To access the NHS 111 service via textphone call 18001 111.
    We also have a confidential interpreter service, available in many languages. Simply state your preferred language when we answer your call.
  • Find out more at, where you can download NHS 111 information leaflets in a range of languages and in an Easy Read version.

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Vale of York
Out of Hours Centres

We operate Out of Hours Centres at:

York Hospital

Selby Hospital

Scarborough and Ryedale Urgent Treatment Centres

We operate Urgent Treatment Centres at:

Scarborough Hospital

Malton, Norton & District Hospital

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