In an Emergency
Hospital emergency departments are open 24 hours a day, however before you go it is important to check it is the right place for you to be treated.
A&E is for serious injury, illness or an emergency requiring immediate treatment including:
- Life or limb-threatening injuries
- Serious head injuries
- Chest pain
- Severe stomach pains
- Heavy bleeding
- Broken limbs
- Breathing difficulties
- Loss of consciousness
- Acute confused state or fits that are not stopping
For current waiting times, please visit Cheltenham General Hospital and Gloucester Royal.
If it is a life-threatening emergency, phone 999