In a life-threatening emergency such as sudden severe chest pain, severe breathlessness, loss of power in a limb, loss of consciousness or severe bleeding dial 999.
The surgery is equipped to treat minor injuries like small cuts and joint sprains. If the injury is more severe or may involve a broken bone then you should attend the Accident & Emergency (A&E) Department at the following hospitals:
County Hospital, Stafford. Telephone 01785 230 104. Please note this is not a 24 hour service.
Royal Stoke University Hospital, Stoke on Trent. Telephone 01782 715 444.
New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton. Telephone 01902 307 999.
Also in the event of poisoning or overdose the attend A&E
Please Telephone 01785 251 134
If you have an urgent medical problem and you do not have a booked appointment, arrangements will be made for you to be seen by a Doctor as soon as possible.
If you have an urgent medical problem outside normal surgery hours (our opening times can be found here), and you need help fast, but it is not life threatening, call 111. NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
If you need medical help which is not an emergency, call NHS 111. Calls to 111 are free from land lines and mobile telephones. Lines are open 24/7, every day of the year.
You can call 111 when you think you need to go to the Emergency Department at the hospital, or another Urgent Care Service, if you need advice outside surgery opening hours or you are not sure who to call for medical help.
Please only visit the A&E department if it is an emergency.