Badger (Birmingham & District General Practitioner Emergency Rooms) Group is a social enterprise of local doctors in Birmingham and Solihull. The Badger out of hours co-operative has grown since its launch in 1996. Today Badger has over 230 opted-in GP members in 80+ practices and provides 24/7 message handling, urgent daytime care and GP out of hours for their patients. It also holds contracts for out of hours, acute visiting, urgent care and walk-in services with CCGs in the West Midlands. It has a patient base of 1.2 million.
Badger owns its headquarters premises, with call centre, treatment, training and office facilities and has a strong culture of learning, education and development as an employer of local people. Badger works in partnership with other organisations, including the NHS, commercial and voluntary sectors.
Dr. Waqar Azmi OBE, Chief Executive
Tel: 0121 766 2101
Badger House, 121 Glover Street, Birmingham, B9 4EY
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