We are currently experiencing problems with our clinical system, this is a National Issue. At this moment in time it does not appear to be affecting askmygp but is having a detrimental affect on wait times when contacting the Surgery by telephone, this is due to the Clinical System running slow.
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
The GP Extended Access Service is now offering appointments with a GP or Nurse for any patient registered within the Wigan Borough out of normal surgery hours.
These surgeries run from 6.30 pm – 8.00 pm on weekdays and from 10.00 am – 4.00 pm on weekends and bank holidays. To make an appointment call 01942 482848.
If you need urgent medical advice between the hours of 8pm – 8 am weekdays, during weekends or on Bank Holidays – please telephone 111.
NHS 111 can help if you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do. For children under 5 call 111
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.