Conditions that can be treated at Minor Injury Units and Urgent Care Centres include:
- wounds, cuts and bruises (Tetanus immunisation can also be given)
- bites – human, insect and animal
- minor burns and scalds
- muscle and joint injuries – strains, sprains, limb fractures
- sports injuries
- eye problems e.g. removal of foreign bodies, conjunctivitis
- earache (patients aged two years and over)
- cystitis (not children or male patients)
- minor head injuries (with no loss of consciousness)
- X-ray services (see specific service for times available).
The Peterborough Urgent Treatment Centre (previously known as the Peterborough Minor Illness and Injury Unit) is open from 8am-8pm, seven days a week, 365 days a year - no appointment required. Patients are seen by highly skilled nurse practitioners and GPs with X-Ray services available.
City Care Centre, Thorpe Road, Peterborough, PE3 6DB
Tel: 01733 847090
Monday – Sunday: 8.00am-8.00pm
Bank holidays: 8.00am-8.00pm
Further information can be found here.
Minor Injury Units
Minor Injury Units (MIU) in Ely, Wisbech and Doddington are on hand to treat minor illnesses and injuries such as sprains and strains, broken bones, minor burns and scalds, minor head and eye injuries, cuts, bites and stings. X-Ray services are also available at Ely and Doddington MIUs.
Wisbech - North Cambridgeshire Hospital
The Park, Wisbech, PE13 3AB, Tel: 01945 468787
Monday – Friday: 8.30-6pm (X-ray: 9am – 4.45pm)
Bank holidays: closed
Ely - Princess of Wales Hospital
Lynn Road, Ely, CB6 1DN, Tel: 01353 656675
Monday – Friday: 8.30am-6pm (X-ray: 9am – 4.45pm)
Saturday/Sunday: 8.30-6pm (No X-ray)
Bank holidays (closed Christmas Day): 8.30-6pm (No X-ray)
Doddington Community Hospital
Benwick Road, Doddington, PE15 0UG, Tel: 01354 637078
Monday – Friday: 8.30am-6pm (X-ray: 9am – 5.45pm)
Saturday/Sunday: 9am-5pm (X-ray: 1pm – 4.45pm)
Bank holidays: 9am-5pm (X-ray: 1pm-4.45pm)
Christmas Day/New Year's Day: closed
Further information is available here.
St Neots Walk-in Centre
24 Moores Walk, St Neots, PE19 1AG
Tel: 01480 219317
Further information on the services offered to walk-in patients and opening hours can be found here.
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