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Urgent care

Urgent care

Care UK’s urgent care services ensure patients have access to the right health care service, at the right time, in the right place during both in-hours and out-of-hours.

Our services aim to reduce emergency admissions and unnecessary attendances at hospitals.

Minor Injury Units

Care UK runs as well Minor Injury Units at Southampton and Portsmouth.  

NHS 111

We hold the contracts for 12 NHS 111 services across a range of geographical areas in England, including the south west and south east of England, London, and parts of the Midlands and east of England.

Find out more about Care UK NHS 111 services

 

Out-of-hours services

Care UK currently provides over 20 out-of-hours services across England. Some of out-of-hours services we provide are in joint venture partnerships with local GPs.   

Patients can also be referred to the out-of-hours service via A&E departments, local urgent care centres or minor injury units.

Find out more about Care UK out-of-hours services

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Nurse Manager’s dedication signs the way forward for excellent care

Nurse Manager’s dedication signs the way forward for excellent care

August 15 2019

Patients who are deaf or have hearing loss are receiving additional levels of support thanks to the initiative and commitment of one of the Nurse Manager at Eme

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New consultant orthopaedic surgeon for Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

New consultant orthopaedic surgeon for Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

August 13 2019

Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre has appointed Mr George Tamvakopoulos as its newest consultant orthopaedic surgeon.

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Day knee surgery could become the norm for healthy patients

Day knee surgery could become the norm for healthy patients

August 7 2019

A surgical team at Barlborough NHS Treatment Centre is offering day surgery knee replacements to patients, who otherwise are healthy, after spending months rese

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Suicide: It’s too big a deal not to talk about it

Suicide: It’s too big a deal not to talk about it

August 14 2019

Opening up a dialogue around mental health, suicide, thoughts and feelings is important and shouldn’t be avoided whether loved ones are in crisis or not. It may just save a life.

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