The practice operates an evening surgery every Thursday at Hudson Drive and one night a week alternating between Lichfield (Wednesdays) and Burntwood (Tuesdays).
(Please use the entrance on Hudson Drive to access the surgery after 18:30 during the extended hours session.)From September 2018, we are working in conjunction with other practices in Burntwood and Lichfield to offer weekend and evening appointments. The surgery will be open on a rota basis approximately every 4 weeks and provide the following sessions:
Friday Evening: 16.00 - 20.00
Saturday Morning: 09.30 - 11.30
Sunday Morning: 09.30 - 12.30
Protected Learning Time (PLT)
Please note, we close for an afternoon each month for staff training and updates. During this time, for urgent problems that cannot wait until the following day, please telephone the practice and you will either be transferred to the out of hours service or will be advised how to contact the appropriate service. You are also able to ring 111 (please see separate page for details)
The P.L.T training sessions for 2020 are as follows:
16th February 2021
16th March 2021
When We Are Closed
Outside of normal surgery hours, for urgent problems that cannot wait until the following day, please telephone the practice and you will either be transferred to the out of hours service or will be advised how to contact the appropriate service. You are also able to ring 111.
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.
111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally.
Your needs will be assessed and you will be given advice about whether you need:
Treat yourself at home
Go to a Primary Care Centre
If you need face to face medical attention you may be asked to attend a Primary Care Centre.
Click here to access NHS 111 online or call 111 to speak to a staff member.