Christmas & New Year Opening Hours 2020-21
Please note that currently due to COVID-19 we are not routinely seeing patients in surgery, we have moved over to telephone triage.
WOOD ROAD BRANCH SURGERY WILL REMAIN CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE TO PROTECT OUR STAFF
Emergencies – A&E / Call 999
Whatever the day or time, if you or someone else experiences severe chest pain, loss of blood or suspected broken bones, go to your nearest accident and emergency department or call 999.
Urgent Care Centre
The Urgent Care Centre is based at New Cross Hospital on the 1st floor above the Emergency Department.
For more information visit the Wolverhampton Urgent Care website
New Cross Hospital
The nearest hospital to the surgery is New Cross Hospital located in Wolverhampton – there address is
New Cross Hospital
Out of Hours Service
If you need to see a doctor urgently between 6.30 pm and 8.00 am Monday to Friday or at anytime over a weekend or a Bank Holiday when the surgery is closed please telephone 111.
Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both land lines and mobiles
Alternatively view NHS 111 website which offers free expert, up to date health information and advice 24 hours a day
For those patients who have difficulties communicating or hearing you can:
- call 18001 111 on a textphone
- use the NHS 111 British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter service
If you have a life threatening medical emergency please dial 999.
Unity Hub – Extended Access Service
We are a member of the Unity Hub which enables us to offer extended access to appointments for our patients outside of our surgery hours.
Unity Hub operates from
Pennfields Medical Centre, Upper Zoar Street, Wolverhampton WV3 0JH
Unity Hub provides appointments for our patients
- 6.30pm – 8.00pm weekdays
- 8.00am – 2.00pm Saturdays & Sundays
- Bank holidays 9.00am – 12 noon
Appointments for these sessions can be booked either in advance through the surgery or on the day by calling
01902 446688 (Pennfields Medical Practice)
Further information on this service is below
NHS Walk in Centre
The nearest NHS Walk In Centre is:
Tel: 01902 445497
The Phoenix Centre is open between 8.00am to 8.00pm, seven days a week, 365 days a year.
The Walk In Centre, based at Parkfield Road, Wolverhampton, is usually managed by a nurse, it is designed to offer convenient access to a range of treatments for minor illnesses, aliments and injuries, offers on-the-spot treatment (without an appointment) . You are able to ‘walk in’ during the centre’s opening hours, there is no need to notify the centre you will be attending