ALTERNATIVES WHEN WE ARE OPEN
If you cannot get an urgent appointment at the surgery, for an immediate medical problem, the following facilities will be able to help:
If you are away from Pewsey for example on holiday, but still in the UK, call the NHS 111 service. They will be able to give clinical advice, or direct you towards NHS services near to where you are currently located.
There are Minor Injury Units (MIUs) at:
Chippenham Hospital: 01249 456403/4 (7.00am-1.00am 7 days a week) and
Trowbridge Hospital: 01225 711329 (24 hours 7 days a week).
There are walk-in centres at Swindon and Salisbury:
There are A&E departments at GWH Swindon and Salisbury:
Great Western Hospital
Salisbury District Hospital
Phone: 01722 336262
There are contraception & sexual health clinics in Devizes and Swindon. These provide a range of contraceptive services including pill prescriptions, implants, coils & testing for infections.
Sexual Health Clinic, 1st floor, Swindon Health Centre, Carfax Street, Swindon, SN1 1ED
Tel: 01793 604038
Offer advice, testing and treatment at their walk-in clinics every:
8:30am - 3pm
1:30pm - 6:30pm
3pm - 5pm
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Contraception Clinic (appointment only):
6pm – 8pm
9:30am-12:30pm, 6pm – 8pm
1pm – 4pm
Contraception and Sexual Health Clinic(CASH Clinic), Devizes Community Hospital, New Park Street, Devizes, SN10 1UY
Tel:01722 425120(to make an appointment) - Opening times: Thursday 6pm – 8:30pm http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/publichealthwilts/sexualhealth.htm
A pharmacist will be able to help for many day to day minor ailments such as hayfever, rashes, insect bites, cough/cold etc. Our local pharmacist in Boots on the High Street is Nicola Sinclair.