St Austell Community Hospital - Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

01726 873000 Porthpean Road , St. Austell, Cornwall, PL26 6AD
http://www.cornwallft.nhs.uk/hospitals/st-austell/

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 26 ratings for this hospital

Minor injuries unit

This Department is managed by Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Ground Floor, St Austell Community Hospital, Porthpean Road, St Austell, PL26 6AA
01726 873010

The unit is run by highly skilled specialist nurses and are able to treat a range of minor conditions.

Minor Injury Units (MIUs) treat a range of minor conditions, which have occurred during the previous 14 days from injury, including X-ray if appropriate -

  • Sprains and strains
  • Broken bones
  • Traumatic wound infections (not surgical wounds)
  • Minor burns and scalds
  • Head injuries (where the person has not been unconscious)
  • Insect and animal bites and stings
  • Minor eye injuries, and
  • Cut, bruising and grazes.

If you are not sure whether your injury is minor and can be treated in a minor injuries unit, contact NHS 111.

To view current waiting times and details of any changes to the unit's standard opening hours, please click here

Today, this service is for:

  • Anyone aged 1 or over

Opening times

Monday 08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 22:00
Thursday 08:00 - 22:00
Friday 08:00 - 22:00
Saturday 08:00 - 22:00
Sunday 08:00 - 22:00

Public holidays and other dates

2019
Aug 2608:00 - 22:00
Dec 2508:00 - 22:00
Dec 2608:00 - 22:00
2020
Jan 0108:00 - 22:00
Apr 0508:00 - 22:00
Apr 1008:00 - 22:00
Apr 1308:00 - 22:00
May 2508:00 - 22:00
Aug 3108:00 - 22:00
Dec 2508:00 - 22:00
Dec 2808:00 - 22:00

Last verified on 21/08/2019

Latest reviews of this service

Terrible service

Attended the minor injuries unit today. Terrible service no structure in how patients are seen.Staff do not inform patients of how long t...

16 August 2019

Anaphylaxis on holiday. Wonderful response and staff

My son was on holiday in the tamar valley when he had an allergic reaction to nuts. After waiting for 999 and not getting anywhere fast ...

11 August 2019

Fantastic Service by friendly staff

Thanks so much to the staff at St Austell who treated my 11 yr old daughter who had a nasty burn on the top of her leg whilst on holiday....

10 August 2019

great service, thank you

I would like to thank the staff on duty at St Austell Minor Injuries on Saturday (am) 27/7/19. My 8 year old daughter quickly developed a...

29 July 2019

Excellent service

My son (4) managed to cut his hand quite badly on saturday. As a result we popped to minor injuries at St Austell. Having checked in whi...

22 July 2019

Last updated on 21 August 2019.

Information supplied by Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust