Whatever your needs, there is NHS help available 24 hours a day.
With funding from the Department of Health, the NHS has over 90 walk-in centres (WiCs) throughout England. You do not need to register unless you want to and you do not need an appointment.
|Princess Royal Hospital|
|Malling Health - Wrekin |
Tel: 01952 457414
Mon – Sun: 8am - 10pm
The walk-in centres provide treatment for minor ailments such as infections, lacerations (minor cuts or wounds).
Minor Injuries Units (MIUs)
Minor Injuries Units (MIUs) offer help with a range of injuries including: simple breaks, minor head injuries, burns, sprains and bruises.
A list of services provided by MIUs can be found here.
You do not need an appointment. The nearest MIU is:
Bridgnorth Community Hospital
Tel: 01746 762641
Mon-Fri: 8am - 9.30pm
Weekends: 8am - 9.30pm
Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group commissions out-of-hours services to cover all practices. Call your normal GP Practice number at any time.
The 999 service is for critical emergencies that are potentially life-threatening. These include:
- Loss of consciousness
- Severe chest pain
- Breathing difficulties
- Severe bleeding that can’t be stopped
- Acute confused states or fits that are not stopping
NHS Choices is the online 'front door' to the NHS. It is the country's biggest health website and gives all the information you need to make choices about your health.
Accident and Emergency (A&E)
A&E treats a range of conditions which include urgent care, emergency medical, trauma and minor injuries cases.
The treatment you receive will depend on your clinical need.
|Royal Shrewsbury Hospital||Princess Royal Hospital, Telford|
|Mytton Oak Road |
Tel: 01743 261000
|Apley Castle |
Tel: 01952 641222