Get help in an emergency

A doctor is contactable during the normal working weekday using the surgery telephone number:  02476612929.

If you have an emergency when the surgery is closed you should phone the surgery and follow the instructions on the answering machine.  

If you are not sure if your case is an emergency you can phone NHS 111 

A walk in centre is open within the City of Coventry Health Centre at the bottom of Stoney Stanton Road. 

If you have a life threatening problem such as a suspected heart attack or severe breathing problem you should phone 999

NHS 111 service

111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you.

NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.

NHS Direct

In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed, please call NHS Direct on 0845 46 47.  The NHS Direct operators will take details about your query then assign a member of their clinical team to call you back and discuss your query in more detail.  If your request is not urgent, you could consider using the NHS Direct website.

The ambulance service

If your query is related directly to a life-threatening or emergency situation, you should telephone 999 immediately and ask for an ambulance.