Deal with an Urgent Medical Problem

Six simple steps to get rapid medical help:

– if YES – CALL 999

2. Are you feeling unwell
or do you have an injury?

3. Unwell?

If it’s it weekdays up to 6.30pm – contact the health centre by phone 0117 965 3102 or call in at the Old School Surgery.

If it’s night time (after 6.30pm) or weekends, and it can’t wait, call the night doctor (GP out of hours service) on 111.

4. Minor Injuries?

You can go to the walk in centre in town, or the Minor injuries unit in Yate or Southmead Hospital

5. Major Injuries?

Attend A&E department, Southmead hospital. A&E departments are very busy. If you have a minor medical issue, you may have to wait a significant time for treatment, or you may be directed to services above. Please think carefully before you attend A&E.

6. Is it your Teeth?

To find your nearest NHS dentist, call the Dental Helpline on 0845 120 6680 or find a dentist online.

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