When We Are Closed
The practice contracts care for patients at night, during weekends and bank holidays to the Yorkshire Ambulance Service. If you have a medical problem that will not wait until the surgery is next open, they may be contacted directly by calling 111. If you have a life threatening emergency please dial 999. Calls may be monitored.
The Walk-In Centre is on Broad Lane, Sheffield S1 3PB, and will deal with general medical problems including emergency contraception and is open 08:00 to 22:00. More information can be obtained from their website
The Minor Injury Unit at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital will deal with cuts and bites, injuries to arms and legs, foreign bodies in eyes and ears is open 08:00 to 20:00 every day without appointment. This is for adults only.
Casualty Departments at the Children’s and the Northern General Hospitals are open 24hrs every day.
The Wicker Pharmacy phone number is 0114 2727676. It has extensive opening hours, including late nights, weekends and bank holidays.
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.
EVENING AND WEEKENDS
Evening and weekend appointments are now available to patients of the practice. To find out more please ask the practice or visit www.primarycaresheffield.org.uk/patients