CONTACT NUMBERS FOR EMERGENCIES
Dial 999 for ambulance service/emergency services.
NHS 111 for urgent, non-life threatening emergency.
Or book an appointment and go to Burntwood Health and Well being Centre, High Street, Chasetown, Burntwood, WS7 3XH. For minor illnesses. Tel No 01543 687440
Deputising Services- Badger Harmoni 0300 1 30 30 30
If you are confronted by a serious problem such as:
- acute chest pain,
- severe breathing problems,
- major traumas,
- head injuries,
- lack of consciousness,
- severe burns or scalds,
- broken bones,
- severe abdominal pain,
- drug overdose
- or severe bleeding,
Call an ambulance (tel: 999) before calling the surgery and go to the A&E Department, in the hospital.
At night and weekends a deputising service – Badger Harmoni - is in operation (Tel: 0300 1 30 30 30).
You can call NHS 111 if you need urgent medical help or advice but it is not life threatening situation. Available 24 hours a day, 365 days, calls are free from landline or mobile phones.
Accident & Emergency
The nearest Accident & Emergency department open 24 hours is the Manor Hospital, Walsall or New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton. Patients who think they may require x-rays or stitches as a result of an injury should go directly to a hospital.
These can be seen at Cannock Community Hospital during the following times only:
Monday - Friday 5.00pm - 10.30pm
Saturday, Sunday, Bank Holidays 9.00am - 10.30pm
Burnwood Health & Wellbeing Centre is open from 8.00am - 8.00pm Tel: 01543 687440
Please do not bring patients with minor injuries to the practice instead take them directly to the above hospital.