WIRRAL COMMUNITY HEALTH AND CARE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

0151 514 2888 St Catherine's Health Centre, Derby Road , Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH42 0LQ
https://www.wchc.nhs.uk/

Overview

St Catherine's Health Centre

Wirral Community Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust provides high quality health and social care services to the population of Wirral, Cheshire East, Cheshire West, St Helens and Knowsley.

We are registered with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) without conditions, and play a key role in the local health and social care economy working in partnership to provide high quality, integrated care to the communities we serve.

Our expert teams provide a diverse range of community healthcare services, seeing and treating people right through their lives both at home and close to home. We have an excellent clinical reputation employing over 2,000 members of staff, 90% of who are in patient-facing roles. Our workforce represents over 70% of the costs of the organisation, and are our most important and valued resource.

Each year we have over 1.1 million face to face contacts and our services are delivered in many settings: clinics, health centres, GP surgeries, schools, prisons and people’s homes.

 

Departments and services

Nursing: 24hr Community Nursing, Heart Support, Specialist Nursing


Adult Social Care: Assessments, re-enablement, integrated support


Therapies:  Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation, Podiatry, Speech & Language Therapy and Wheelchair Services


Primary Care:  GP Out of Hours, Specialised Dental, Ophthalmology


Unplanned Care: Walk-in Centres, Minor Injuries Unit, DVT, Single Point of Access 


Lifestyle: Health Visiting, Infant Feeding, Sexual Health Wirral


Other services: Infection Prevention & Control, Quality & Governance, Safeguarding

Last updated on 30 June 2022.

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