Skip To Content
0121 420 0100
Increase Font Size
Decrease Font Size
Reset Font Size
Show Main Menu
Doctors & Staff
Show Side Menu
Online Services Registration Form
New Patient Registration
Care Staff Flu Scheme
Change Of Details
Comments, Suggestions & Complaints
Freedom Of Information
Friends & Family Test Results
General Data Protection Act
Non NHS Services
Out Of Hours
Past PPG Reports & Survey Results
Private Medical Forms And Letters
Public Health Screening Advice and Guidance
Sherwood House PPG
Equality Act 2010
Common Health Questions
Conditions A to Z
BBC Health News
Changing kidney blood type may boost transplants
15 Aug 2022 05:46
Many BAME patients waiting for a donor kidney are blood type B so development could be 'game-changer'
Some antidepressants may make heatwave challenging
13 Aug 2022 04:50
Some types of mental health medication may make it difficult for the body to regulate temperature.
Thousands more NHS beds to be created in England this winter
12 Aug 2022 12:38
Health service chiefs have promised some 7,000 extra beds in England to tackle increased demands.
Covid: Evusheld antibody protection ruled out for most vulnerable
12 Aug 2022 10:46
The antibody injection had promised a protection boost to those with conditions such as blood cancer.
Ambulance calls for most serious conditions hit record
11 Aug 2022 12:00
Official figures from NHS England suggest high demand for emergency services and hospitals.
Monkeypox: Lack of vaccines pauses rollout in Brighton
11 Aug 2022 20:53
Stocks of the vaccine run low in the UK, with a new batch not due to arrive until next month.
Out Of Hours
If you have a medical emergency outside of normal surgery hours, then please ring the surgery number.
You will be given a contact number for our duty doctor service.
This service will initially offer telephone advice, and if unable to resolve the problem on the telephone, you will either be offered an appointment at a local Primary Care centre run by the service, or a visit will be arranged.
Please do not use this service for routine matters, as it may delay the service in dealing with urgent problems.
Other Useful Out-Of-Hours Services
NHS 111 - 111 - available 24 hours a day - offering a nurse-led telephone service of healthcare advice and information. Information is also available on the NHS website on:
NHS Walk-in Centre - open from 8.00am until 8.00pm every day. Located within the Summerfield GP and Urgent Care Centre, 134 Heath Street, Winson Green. Tel: 0345 245 0769.
NHS Walk-in Centre - open from 7.00am until 10.00pm every day. This centre is located on the Lower Ground Floor, Boots the Chemist, 66 High Street, Birmingham (opposite Marks & Spencer).
Accident and Emergency - open 24 hours - for critical and life-threatening conditions such as heavy blood loss, poisoning, suspected broken bones and deep wounds.
Ambulance service - call 999 - for emergencies, such as loss of consciousness, severe chest pain, serious accidents or severe blood loss.