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Shropshire Doctors Co-operative Ltd (Shropdoc) provides urgent medical services for patients when their own surgery is closed and whose needs cannot safely wait until the surgery is next open, i.e. evenings, weekends and bank holidays.
Shropdoc is registered, and therefore licenced to provide services, by the Care Quality Commission (Provider ID:1-199795171).
For more information, visit www.cqc.org.uk
If you need urgent medical attention that will not wait until your own surgery is next open,
call 0333 222 66 55.
For emergency Dental issues for Shropshire/Telford & Wrekin residents
please phone 111
and for Powys residents please phone
NHS Direct Wales 0845 46 47
If your condition can not wait for 1½ hours this is likely to be an emergency
Please dial 999
Eg: Choking, Chest Pain, Blacking out, Blood loss.
Shropdoc will be providing the new GP service in Whitchurch ‘Claypit Street Medical Practice’ – Please click the link below for more information.
Apps for phones and tablets
Neat symptom checker and health advice using an artificial intelligence you can access using voice recognition or by typing in your symptoms.
HANDi Paediatric App
NHS organisations in Devon have launched a new mobile app which will give parents up to date advice about common childhood illnesses and how to treat them.
An American tool but has a neat body picture to make it easier to start tracking your condition.
Websites With Comprehensive Health Information
Finally for the New You in the New Year
Pharmacy First Common Ailments Scheme
Patients with symptoms of the following conditions may access this scheme:
Please download our list of Common Ailment Scheme Participating Pharmacies.