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Changes to service opening hours at new cross hospital

Please be aware from Monday, April 6th the Wolverhampton and Midlands Counties Eye Infirmary referral unit at New Cross Hospital will be temporarily changing its opening hours to:

Monday to Friday – 9am-3.30pm

Saturday, Sunday, Bank Holidays – 9am-2pm

For emergency or urgent eye concerns outside of these hours, that cannot wait until the unit re-opens the following day, patients will be seen in the Emergency Department (ED).

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