We know that finding the right place to go when you become ill or are injured can be confusing. This section of our website explains our new urgent treatment services and is just one of the ways we want to help you choose well and stay well in Hull. By selecting the right service for your illness or injury, you’re not only looking after your health but using NHS services responsibly.
Your choices at a glance
For more information about which choice is right for you, visit the links on the right or ring NHS 111 for advice and support. Please be aware NHS111 will ask you a number of questions to decide what advice to give you. This can include self-care advice, directing you to your nearest pharmacy, advising you to go and see your GP or booking into an Urgent Treatment Centre if clinically appropriate.
Bransholme Urgent Treatment Centre
No appointments are required at Bransholme Urgent Treatment Centre and patients are managed by Nurse Practitioners who have experience and expertise in the management of minor injuries, working within a safe caring environment. Healthcare, information, advice and treatment can be offered for:
- Wounds, cuts and abrasions
- Burns and scalds
- Removal of soft tissue foreign bodies (splinters)
- Muscle and joint injuries (sprains and strains)
- Suspected fractures or broken bones
- Animal and human bites and insect stings
- Minor head injuries
- Eye injuries (removal of foreign body)
- Skin infections/rashes/allergic reactions
- Urine infections
- Raised temperature/fever
Bransholme Urgent Treatment Centre, Goodhart Road, Hull, HU7 4DW
Tel: (01482) 344665.
Opening Times: 7 days a week, 365 days a year, 24 hours a day
X-Ray opening times*:
Check https://www.chcpcic.org.uk/chcp-services/bransholme-urgent-care-centre for X-ray opening times.
Healthcare in Hull
If you are looking for healthcare in Hull, it’s important to find the service that is right for your needs. Use the guide below to know where to go and when.
Self Care – If you have a small cut, heartburn, a cold or another minor ailment then you can treat yourself quickly and easily at home. Find out more.
72 pharmacists in Hull run the Minor Ailments Scheme meaning they can provide medicine for many common ailments free of charge for anyone who does not pay a prescription charge. Read more here. To see a list of local pharamacists that participate in the minor ailments scheme click here.
NHS 111 – If you are confused about which service is best for you NHS 111 can offer guidance. NHS 111 can also offer advice on what to do if your GP is closed. Call 111 or find out more here.
If you have any queries about any of our services please contact us.
Since April 2008 patients referred by GPs for planned treatment can choose to be seen in any hospital or clinic that can provide NHS standard care, at NHS prices. NHS Choices has detailed information about every hospital in the UK. This will help you to make an informed decision about your healthcare.