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When We Are Closed

Medical help is available on the following numbers when the practice is closed:-

Between 18:30 and 08:00 Monday to Friday and at weekends - please ring 111

The Wigan GP Extended Hours

The Wigan GP Extended Hours now offer appointments with Nurses for a variety of services and reviews between 18:30 – 20:00 weekdays and 10:00 – 16:00 Saturdays.

The appointments are for:

  • Cervical Smears
  • Contraceptive pill checks - (not the depo provera injection)
  • Long Term Condition reviews:
  • COPD reviews
  • Asthma reviews
  • Diabetes reviews - (annual bloods need to be done a few days before the review date)
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease reviews
  • Ischaemic Heart Disease reviews - (annual bloods need to be done a few days before the review date)
  • Stroke reviews
  • Atrial Fibrillation reviews
  • Heart Failure reviews

(Ask our call handlers or refer to the website for the list of LTC reviews available – and book a double appointment)

Tele: 01942 482848 or refer to our website: http://www.wigangpalliance.org

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.  

 
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