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The Skelmersdale Walk In Centre

01695 588640 116-118 The Concourse , Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 6LJ

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 39 ratings for this clinic


Skelmersdale NHS Walk-in Centre at the Concourse Shopping Centre, Skelmersdale, WN8 6LJ, treats minor illnesses and injuries in children and adults.

You might also want try your GP out of hours service. In West Lancashire, call 01695 574634 and for Southport and Formby call your GP practice’s normal telephone number and follow the instructions.

For emergency dental treatment, in West Lancashire call the dental access helpline on 01772 777397 or NHS Direct on 0845 46 47. In Southport and Formby, call 01704 548863.

Opening times

Monday 07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday 07:00 - 22:00
Thursday 07:00 - 22:00
Friday 07:00 - 22:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday 09:00 - 17:00

Additional information

Please note the last booking in time to see a nurse is usually 9pm on weekdays and usually 4pm at weekends and bank holidays. After this time you will be assessed and either asked to come back the next day or redirected to another service.

Last verified on 22/12/2014


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Quality of service at The Skelmersdale Walk In Centre

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

6262% staff recommend this hospital for care. 60 responses. 3462 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

5151% staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 60 responses. 3462 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 52 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 7 responses.

Latest reviews of this organisation

Good treatment

My grandson developed a leg infection during his holiday stay with us. We visited the centre twice and I was very impressed with the trea...

7 September 2016

Seen quickly, staff polite and friendly, reassuring

I visited the walk in centre over the weekend to get my 18 month old child checked as a rash had appeared the previous night. The recept...

31 August 2016

Use of walk in centre

Visited the walk in centre today with a bad back I have had for a week. I arrived at 7.45am and was seen by professional & courteous ...

24 August 2016


My husband cut his eye Thursday didn't have to wait 20 mins to be seen stuck him back together with some steri strips and a plaster told...

22 August 2016

Recent visit

We do not have much occasion to have to use the walk in facility but as we were unable to get an appointment with our own GP and we were ...

19 August 2016

Last updated on 22 December 2014.

Information supplied by Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust