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May Bank Holiday Opening Hours

  • Friday 28th May - 08.00 - 18.30
  • Saturday 29th May - Surgery CLOSED
  • Sunday 30th May - Surgery CLOSED
  • Bank Holiday Monday 31st May - Surgery CLOSED
  • Tuesday 1st June - 08.00 - 18.30

What to do when we are closed

IF YOU ARE A REGISTERED PATIENT AND REQUIRE URGENT MEDICAL ASSISTANCE WHICH CANNOT WAIT UNTIL THE SURGERY RE-OPENS, PLEASE TELEPHONE 0121 203 9999 & CHOOSE OPTION 2 & YOU  WILL BE TRANSFERRED TO OUR OUT OF HOURS PROVIDER.

THE SURGERY REMAINS OPEN MONDAY - FRIDAY 08.00 - 18.30, FOR BOOKED TELEPHONE/VIDEO CONSULTATIONS.  THERE ARE SOME LIMITED APPOINTMENTS (TELEPHONE/VIDEO CONSULTATIONS ) AVAILABLE BETWEEN 18.30 - 20.00 WHICH NEED TO BE BOOKED BY THE SURGERY.

Alternative services:

Improved Access Scheme Urban Health Primary Care Network is launching the IAS (Improved Access Scheme) to extend the hours available to patients to be seen by a GP for its member practices. As Halcyon Medical is a member of Urban Health, patients will be able to book to see a GP for the following extended hours: Monday to Friday: 18:30 – 20:00 (6:30pm till 8pm) Saturday: 09:00 – 13:00 (9am till 1pm) Sunday: 09.00 – 12:00 (9am till 12pm) Your local Hub is Broadway Health Centre Group Practice, Cope Street, Ladywood, Birmingham, B18 7BA.  To book an appointment with the Improved Access Scheme, please call the Surgery number 0121 411 0363 where you will be either put through to your Practice Hub or given details of how to contact Broadway Health Centre.

Birmingham NHS Walk-in Centre, lower ground floor, Boots the Chemist, 67-69 High Street, Birmingham, B4 7TA, tel. 0121 255 4500.

NHS 111:  Call 111 for confidential healthcare advice 24 hours a day. 

Urgent Care Centre:  The nearest Urgent Care Centre is Summerfield Urgent Care Centre, 134 Heath Street, Winson Green, Birmingham, B18 7AL, tel. 0121 389 1100.

Accident & Emergency Departments:  HOSPITAL A&E DEPARTMENTS ARE FOR SERIOUS ACCIDENTS AND EMERGENCIES NOT MINOR INJURIES OR HEALTH PROBLEMS.  The nearest hospital is City Hospital, Dudley Road, Winson Green, Birmingham, B18 7QH, tel. 0121 554 3801. 

Cancelling your Appointment

If you are unable to attend an appointment with one of the doctors or nurses, please telephone or use the link at the bottom of this page to cancel your appointment.

By giving us as much notice as you can you are helping us to make sure that someone else is given your slot.

Where to go for other local services:

Birmingham NHS Walk-in Centre, lower ground floor, Boots the Chemist, 67-69 High Street, Birmingham, B4 7TA, tel. 0121 255 4500.

NHS 111:  Call 111 for confidential healthcare advice 24 hours a day. 

Urgent Care Centre:  The nearest Urgent Care Centre is Summerfield Urgent Care Centre, 134 Heath Street, Winson Green, Birmingham, B18 7AL, tel. 0345 245 0769.

Accident & Emergency Departments:  HOSPITAL A&E DEPARTMENTS ARE FOR SERIOUS ACCIDENTS AND EMERGENCIES NOT MINOR INJURIES OR HEALTH PROBLEMS.  The nearest hospital is City Hospital, Dudley Road, Winson Green, Birmingham, B18 7QH, tel. 0121 554 3801.

Sexual Health / Contraception 

Most accidents are caused by humans and most humans are caused by accident! If you need advice about sexual health issues or contraception please come for a chat with a nurse or doctor.

All contraception is free on prescription. Condoms are free from the surgery. If you have unprotected sex, you may be exposing yourself to sexually transmitted infections, not to mention pregnancy. Always use a condom!

Emergency contraception is available from the surgery, Brook Advisory Centre and at the Birmingham NHS walk-in centre situated on the lower ground floor of Boots The Chemist. It has to be taken within the first 72 hours of unprotected sex. If taken within the first 24 hours it will prevent 95% of expected pregnancies.

Smoking Cessation Clinic

Halcyon Medical offer a stop smoking service to registered patients on Tuesday and Wednesday 8.30am - 4.00pm. To arrange an appointment for our stop smoking service please call the surgery on 0121 203 9999.

If you are not a registered patient or cannot attend during these times please see https://www.birmingham.gov.uk/directory/46/stop_smoking_services for a list of service providers in your area.

General Services

  • Minor Injury Service
  • Wound Management Service
  • Smoking Cessation Clinic
  • Cervical Cytology
  • Regular reviews and follow up for patients diagnosed with the following: asthma, diabetes, COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), CHD (Chronic Heart Disease), stroke, hypertension (high blood pressure), epilepsy, hypothyroid (underactive thyroid gland), mental health problems and cancer

Claim Forms

Forms for exemption from payment for prescriptions, milk and vitamins etc, are available from reception, as well as useful health information leaflets.

 

 
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