North Cambridgeshire Hospital

Telephone: 01945 488088
Address: The Park, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, PE13 3AB
Website: http://www.cambscommunityservices.nhs.uk/

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 16 ratings for this hospital

Minor injuries unit

This Department is managed by Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust


01945 488068


01354644243


01353 656675

Conditions that can be treated at the unit:

  • wounds - cuts and bruises (tetanus immunisation can also be given
  • bites - human, insect and animal
  • minor burns and scalds
  • muscle and joint injuries - strains and sprains, limb fractures
  • sports injuries
  • emergency contraception
  • eye problems
  • earche (patients over 2 years old)
  • cystitis (not children or male patients)
  • minor head injuries (with no loss of consciousness)

The unit does not provide:

  • repeat prescriptions
  • care for dental problems
  • treatment for long standing conditions
  • travel vaccinations
  • medicals
  • sick certificates

North Cambs MIU is now open at weekends from 8.30am to 6pm - 25 Jan to 30 March 2014.  No appointment necessary.  Patients requiring x-rays at the weekend will be referred to Doddington Hospital as required.

Opening times

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Additional information

The Minor Injuries Unit at North Cambs Hospital is closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays. The Minor Injuries Unit at Princess of Wales Hospital, Ely is open Mon - Fri and Saturday and Sundays. The Unit is closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day. The Minor Injuries Unit at Doddington Hospital near March is open Mon to Fri and Saturday and Sundays. The Unit is Closed Christmas Day Boxing Day and New Years Day.

Last verified on 27/05/2015

Latest reviews of this service

Excellent service from friendly, efficient staff.

Following an ankle injury I visited the unit, was seen promptly and given the option to travel to Kings Lynn for an x ray or return the f...

21 May 2015

Very efficient service

I tripped over something yesterday morning and fell on my arm. I felt sure that I'd broken my wrist. I got a lift to Ely and was seen, x-...

12 May 2015

X-rays not available after a certain time

Staff were very helpful when we attended with my son who had injured his ankle. We arrived at 4.30pm after checking that the unit was ope...

17 March 2015

Excellence

After a fall I ended up here and although i had a horrible previous visit I was completely overwhelmed by the friendly staff, the profess...

9 February 2015

eye clinic

I visited the minor injuries unit in September with a very sore eye ,the lady on reception was very professional and kind , I didn't have...

11 October 2014

Last updated on 27 May 2015.

Information supplied by Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust