There are alternatives to A & E
If you're feeling unwell and you need medical help, there are a range of services to choose from. Choosing the right one will make sure that you get the treatment you need quickly.
For treatment of minor illnesses, by combining a well stocked medicine cabinet with plenty of rest.
For any non-emergency urgent care or advice contact NHS 111 - Just dial 111 at anytime
For advice on common illnesses and the best medicines to treat them.
For medical advice, examinations and prescriptions for illnesses you just can't shake off.
01782 281806 / 280600 / 202622
|Mon, Tues, Wed and Fri||8:00am - 6:00pm|
|Thurs||8:00am - 1:00pm|
Moss Green Surgery
|Monday to Friday||8:15am - 6:00pm|
What to do when you need help when the surgery is closed:
For life-threatening emergencies - such as loss of consciousness or heart attack, you are advised to dial 999 for immediate assistance.
NHS Stoke on Trent are responsible for commissioning your care when the Practice is closed. Iif you need help when the surgery is closed you can ring the nomral surgery number and listen to the recorded message which will give you the relevant numbers to ring. Alternatively you can ring 111 to be connected to NHS 111.
For treatment of minor injuries. You can phone the Haywood Walk-in Centre for advice on:
or call in without an appointment
GP's and Nurse Practitioners there for health advice, health checks and treatment of illnesses and minor illnesses:
0300 123 6759
Only use A & E for choking, chest pain, loss of consciousness, severe blood loss, broken bones, deep wounds, suspected stroke.
A & E is a very busy department, and patients with minor illnesses can overload the department which can have severe consequences for patients who have any of the problems above.