Cardigan and District Hospital

Cardigan Integrated Care Centre

Rhodfa'r Felin

Ceredigion

SA43 1JX

Tel: 01239 801560 ext. 311521

Fax: 01239 623396

Disabled Access: Yes

Website: http://www.hywelddalhb.wales.nhs.uk/

Summary

The unit has moved to the new Cardigan Integrated Care Centre as of 9th December 2019.



Minor Injury Unit MIU is closed on Christmas Day, but open 9.00am to 5.00pm Boxing Day and New Years Day.



The unit cannot deal with: Anything that should go straight to an A&E Department e.g., Major back, rib, neck or pelvic injuries. Chest pain. Severe shortness of breath. Overdoses - alcohol or drugs. Threatened miscarriage. Severe mental health problem. If any patients with severe injuries or conditions present at the MIU, the nurse will assess and refer to an A&E.

Last Updated: 10 December 2019 15:12 by NHS Direct Wales

Normal Opening Hours

MIU OpenClose
Monday9.00am5.00pm
Tuesday9.00am5.00pm
Wednesday9.00am5.00pm
Thursday9.00am5.00pm
Friday9.00am5.00pm
SaturdayClosedClosed
SundayClosedClosed

Services Offered

Service does not: Access To Fracture Clinic
By referral only.
Service does: Assessment Of Eye Injury
Service does: Bank Holiday
9.00am to 5.00pm all Bank Holidays except Christmas Day
Service does: Child Emergencies
Children can be seen in the Minor Injury Unit. Cannot see children under 1 year of age.
Service does not: Complaints & Concerns
Service does not: Doctor On Site While Open
Service does: Emergency Contraception (Free)
Service does: Interpreter/Translation Available
Language Line
Service does: Manipulation Of Fractures Dislocation
Digits
Service does: Minor Burns
Service does: Minor Head Injuries
Service does: Minor Injury Unit
Contact unit before attending. Closed Bank/Public Holidays.
Service does: Nurse In The Department While Open
Service does: Nursing Staff Able To Prescribe
Only some pain relief, anitbiotics, entonox, tetanus, eye drops, antihistamines
Service does: Physiotherapy
Service does: Plastering
Limited.
Service does: Sprains and Fractures of Limbs
X-rays can be taken and temporary Plaster of Paris applied if needed.
Service does: Suturing
Limited.
Service does: Telemedicine Links
Service does: Tetanus Vaccination
For injured persons.
Service does: Treatment Provided By Nurse Practitioners
Minor Injury trained Nurses.
Service does not: Waiting Times Officer
Service does: Wound Care
Cuts, grazes, splinters etc.
Service does: X-Rays
Monday to Friday between 9.00am& 5.00pm - all general x-rays

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