What is the out of hours number?
If you require urgent primary medical care when your surgery is closed please call 111, if appropriate the team will then book you an appointment to come to see the Out of Hours GP Service. If you need to contact the service for any other reason please call us directly on 0300 033 5000.
Does the Countess of Chester have a walk in Centre?
AN NHS walk-in centre is being installed within the Countess of Chester Hospital’s A&E department. Walk-in centres are cheaper to run than a casualty department and offer convenient access to a range of NHS services, including health information, advice and treatment for minor illnesses.
Where is the 1829 building at the Countess of Chester Hospital?
1829 Building, Liverpool Road, Chester | CareServices.org.uk.
How much is parking at Countess of Chester Hospital?
First 30 minutes FREE. up to 5 hours £3. 5 to 8 hours £5. More than 8 hours £7.
What is a out of hours GP?
Out-of-hours GPs provide urgent primary care when GP surgeries are typically closed. They form part of the urgent care system, along with other services including NHS 111 and A&E departments. Most patients are positive about their experience of out-of-hours GP services.
Can I call 111 if it’s not an emergency?
When you need medical advice or treatment but it is not an emergency. You will speak to trained advisers who are supported by nurses and paramedics. They will ask your symptoms and offer their help.
What is the waiting time in A&E?
The waiting time target for patients in A&E is currently set to 4 hours from arrival to admission, transfer or discharge. However, not all hospitals have urgent care centres associated, which means people with minor injuries may have a longer wait until they’re seen.
How do I book a Countess of Chester hospital blood test?
Blood Tests for Children & Young People If anyone under 12 requires a blood test, this must be done at Paediatric Outpatients at the Countess of Chester Hospital. This is not a drop-in service, so please telephone 01244 365082 to book an appointment.
Is it free parking at Halton Hospital?
Halton Hospital Urgent Care Centre Patients are eligible for free parking for their visit please ensure that you provide your vehicle registration to the reception staff on booking in.
Is parking still free at Halton Hospital?
CAR parking for patients and staff at Halton General Hospital will remain free – at least for the time being.
How long does it take for out of hours to call back from GP?
The doctor or nurse will deal with the most urgent calls first and will aim to telephone back within 20 minutes for urgent calls and within 1 hour for all other calls. If the person gets worse it is very important that you telephone back and let us know.
What happens if I miss a call from NHS 111?
If you miss your call the GP or Nurse will attempt to you call you once more, if you miss a second call then we ask you to call the practice to rebook another telephone triage appointment.
Where is the Countess of Chester Health Park?
Address: The Countess Of Chester Health Park, Chester, Cheshire, CH2 1HJ Website: http://www.coch.nhs.uk You can talk to PALS who provide confidential advice and support to patients, families and their carers, and can provide information on the NHS and health related matters. Don’t know which trust provides the service you’re looking for?
Where is the western Cheshire out of hours clinic?
The Western Cheshire GP Out of Hours Service Headquarters recently moved from St Martin’s Clinic in Chester to the Countess of Chester Health Park to provide excellent facilities for patients and staff including treatment rooms, waiting area and parking facilities.
Is there a CWP in Countess of Chester?
We provide a number of services within this location. Click here to see a map of the Countess of Chester site.
Where can I go to see a doctor out of hours?
If you need to see a doctor urgently, please telephone the NHS 111 helpline. Dial 111 . All telephone calls to 111 are free from landlines and mobiles. Your medical healthcare need will be handled by NHS 111 and passed to Western Cheshire Out of Hours Service if appropriate.