Kid Glove House

01942 481638

Out of hours information

Urgent Medical Assistance/ Out of Hours/HUB

If you have a life-threatening medical emergency please dial 999.

NHS 111 now provides advice and out of hours cover for Wigan Borough CCG.

Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobiles.

HUB 01942 482848 – Routine GP appointments Monday to Friday evenings and weekends.

Evenings/ Over-Night/ Weekends

Please ring NHS 111 for all urgent matters – e.g. for chest pain/suspected stroke/accidents requiring hospital and other life threatening medical emergencies

Please use the Walk in Centre/Accident Emergency Departments appropriately.

If you contact the surgery out of hours by telephone please listen to the whole of the taped message but please do not attempt to leave a message at any time.

If you have a life-threatening medical emergency please dial 999.

Please avoid contacting the out of hours service for repeat medication unless absolutely unavoidable.

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To aid with deciding which is the correct place/type of treatment please see below:-
Treatment Choices
When you need to access services quickly you need to know what choices you have and where to attend to receive the best treatment for a particular condition.
Please see below some useful information:-

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Remember – if you are experiencing severe chest pain, stroke, or other life threatening conditions you need to ring 999