Swanwood Partnership

Swanwood Partnership

Family Doctor GP Surgery

 

Tel: 01268 562444

 Dr R Rai, MRCGP   |   Dr Sunitha Padmanabhan, MRCOG, MRCGP  
 
Applewood Surgery, Wickford Health Centre, Market Avenue, Wickford, SS 12 0AG

    

 
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Emergencies
 

In an Emergency

Call 999 - AT ANY TIME FOR:

  • CHEST PAIN

  • BREATHING DIFFICULTY

  • SUFFERED A STROKE

  • ANY LIFE THREATENING EMERGENCY

  • OR IF YOU ARE EXTREMELY UNWELL

 

FOR ALL OTHER EMERGENCIES

  • During Surgery Opening hours on Weekdays ( Mon-Fri ):

Phone the surgery to discuss your medical need, to book an appointment or to arrange to see doctor or a nurse.

When We Are Closed (from 6.30pm each evening until 8.00am the following day on weekdays, all bank holidays and weekends) + Thursdays Afternoon Surgery is closed.

  • TO ACCESS MEDICAL ADVICE / HELP WHEN WE ARE CLOSED: Call- 111

    NHS 111 is a new service that provides medical cover to our patients when the Surgery is closed, i.e. from 6.30pm each evening until 8.00am on weekdays, all bank holidays and weekends.

    Thursdays Afternoon Surgery is closed: (To access medical advice on Thursdays between 1PM to 6.30 PM, when we are closed for the afternoon, please phone the surgery and you will hear a recorded message to let you know which other number to call)

    If you need any URGENT Medical Advice or need to see a doctor urgently out of hours please ring 111 (call to this number is free from landline and mobiles) or you can call the surgery as normal on 01268 562444 and you will be advised by recorded message as to which other number to call.

    They will assess the information you give them and either give you advice over the telephone or arrange for you to be seen by a doctor at one of the local Primary Care Centres.

    If you are unable to attend the centre and are clinically in need of a visit this will be arranged.

OTHER SOURCES OF MEDICAL HELP

A&E and Minor Injury Unit

Accident and Emergency is situated at:

Basildon Hospital
Nethermayne
Basildon
Essex
SS16 5NL

Tel: 01268 533911

 

Minor Injury Unit is based at:

Orsett Hospital
Rowley Road
Orsett
Essex
Tel: 01268 592300




 

 
 

 

 

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