If you require urgent medical advice or attention outside of normal surgery hours please call NHS111.
Calls are free from both landlines and mobile phones.
NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
If you have difficulties communicating or hearing, you can:
Walk in service only – no appointment necessary.
The Urgent Care Centre is for minor illnesses or injuries that do not need hospital treatment.
Saddlers Centre, Bridgeman Street, Walsall, WS1 1YT - Opening Hours 08:00 to 20:00 every day
Walsall Manor Hospital, Willbraham Road, Off Moat Road, Walsall, WS2 9PS - Opening Hours 07:00 to Midnight every day.
Only go to hospital A&E in the event of an accident and emergency. An emergency is a critical or life-threatening situation such as:
Call 999 for an ambulance if the patient:
How can I access an NHS Dentist in an emergency or out of hours?
The Dental Access Centre based at Blakenall Village Centre, Bloxwich WS3 1LZ operates an urgent dental service including the weekend and bank holidays (this includes Christmas day, Boxing day and New Year’s Day). The standard NHS emergency fee of £21.60 applies unless you are entitled to free NHS dental treatment.
Call NHS 111 for more advice and times
Don’t contact your GP, as they won’t be able to offer emergency or out-of-hours dental care.
If you’re in pain while waiting to see a dentist, take painkillers. NHS 111 can also offer other self care advice.
Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
You should only leave the house for very limited purposes:
Important - These reasons are exceptions – even when doing these activities, you should be minimising time spent outside of the home and ensuring you are 2 metres apart from anyone outside of your household.
There is separate advice about staying at home if:
Do not leave your home if you have either:
To protect others, do not go to places like a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Stay at home.
Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do.
Only call 111 if you cannot get help online.
Important - Call 111 for advice if you're worried about a baby or child.
If they seem very unwell, are getting worse or you think there's something seriously wrong, call 999.
Do not delay getting help if you're worried. Trust your instincts.
Use the quick NHS coronavirus status checker to tell us about your current experience of the virus.
This will help the NHS plan its response to coronavirus by showing where the virus is spreading and how it affects people.