Reading Walk - In Health Centre

0118 902 8300 1St Floor, 103 Broad Street Mall , Reading, Berkshire, RG1 7QA
http://www.virgincare.co.uk/vc-providers/south-reading-walk-in-health-centre/

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 4 ratings for this clinic

Overview

Welcome to Reading Walk-in Health Centre

Our centre gives you additional choice and greater access to healthcare in Reading offering full general practice and walk-in services. You can use the service with or without an appointment whether you are registered with us or not.

Our services

Clinics and services that are available in the centre are:

  • Alcohol and drug advice
  • Cervical screening*
  • Child health surveillance (registered patients only)
  • Contraceptive services
  • Health checks for people with learning difficulties*
  • Immunisations and vaccinations*
  • IUCD – fitting*
  • Maternity care (registered patients only)
  • Minor injuries and minor illnesses
  • Minor surgery and*
  • Neo-natal checks for home births (registered patients only)*

The services marked with an * require pre-booked appointments.

Appointments can not be made for unregistered patients unless it is for a minor operation, dressings or vaccinations.

Unregistered patients have access to the walk-in service at the centre and can see a GP or nurse without being a registered patient or even if they are registered elsewhere.

On occasion it may be necessary to contact a patient’s GP for further information regarding their care. We will only do this with the patient’s permission.

If you’re worried or confused about which NHS service you should be using please refer to our demystifying guide, to help you make the right choice.

Registered patients

please ensure you update us of any change in address or contact telephone number. Failure to do so may affect your registration. Contact Reception by pressing option one for further information.

If you are unable to provide proof of address at the time of your registration you will have 3 months to provide us with the required documentation otherwise we will deregister you without notification. If you experience any difficulty obtaining this information we are here to help. You should speak to Reception as soon as you can to enable us to support and advise you of your best options.

Opening times

Monday 08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 20:00
Thursday 08:00 - 20:00
Friday 08:00 - 20:00
Saturday 08:00 - 20:00
Sunday 08:00 - 20:00

Additional information

Open bank holidays and weekends

Last verified on 25/02/2014

Services

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Quality of service at Reading Walk - In Health Centre

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

94%Patients recommend this hospital. 989 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

100%Patients recommend this hospital. 132 responses.

Latest reviews of this organisation

Patronising

This was my first visit to the walk in centre and I won’t be returning. The staff at the desk were lovely and the wait wasn’t too long. H...

2 April 2018

Grateful

I never usually write reviews but i must on this occasion . I walked into this nhs drop in centre on Saturday 13th of August 2016 after r...

15 August 2016

Absolutely brilliant!

My 4 year old son and I have been to the NHS walk in centre in Reading several times over the past 4 years but have been in there 3 times...

21 May 2016

Last updated on 02 March 2015.

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