Publish date: 9 March 2023

Strike-Action-Graphics-03-500x500.pngThe BMA has announced planned strike action in England beginning with a 72-hour full walkout from 7am on Monday 13 March to 7am on Thursday 16 March amid ongoing talks with the UK Government.

As a result of the strike action, services at Mid Cheshire Hospitals will be disrupted however Emergency care and other critical services such as maternity will be open as usual.

We are doing all we can to continue with planned procedures for urgent cases and those in greatest clinical need.

We will contact you if your appointment needs to be rescheduled - if you have not been contacted, please attend your appointment as planned.

Irrespective of any industrial action, please do not hesitate to come forward to access care if you need it. We’re urging people to make NHS 111 Online their first port of call if they need urgent health advice on days of strike action.  NHS 111 Online can tell you:

  • Where to get help for your symptoms
  • How to find general health information and advice
  • Where to get an emergency supply of your prescribed medicine
  • How to get a repeat prescription