Urgent care centres (UCCs) are an alternative to accident and emergency (A&E) departments.
They are centres that treat minor illnesses and injuries and you do not need an appointment. Just walk in and you will be seen by an experienced nurse or a GP.
Examples of minor illnesses and injuries that require urgent treatment include:
- cuts and grazes
- minor scalds and burns
- strains and sprains
- bites and stings
- minor broken bones
- minor head injuries
- ear and throat infections
- minor skin infections /rashes
- minor eye conditions /infections
- stomach pains
- suspected fractures
On arrival you will be assessed and treated in order of the priority of your condition.
Northwick Park Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow, HA1 3UJ
London North West Healthcare NHS Trust
24 hours a day, seven days a week
Vary according to priority of condition
Interpreting can be arranged through the NHS
How to apply:
Walk in and you will be assessed
182, 186, 223, H9, H10, H14
Northwick Park (Metropolitan)