The Urgent Care Centre is open daily from 8.00am – 8.00pm and is staffed by a highly skilled team of emergency nurses.
It provides treatment for adults and children who have a need for care that is not life-threatening but where prompt help, care or advice is required.
Changes to the Urgent Care Centre - 27th October 2020
- People who need urgent medical attention at Trafford General’s Urgent Care Centre or Walk-in Centre will be urged to contact NHS 111 before attending the hospital from this autumn.
- To reduce the spread of the coronavirus and seasonal flu, and keep people safe, patients are asked to contact NHS111 before they leave home from Tuesday 27 October.
- The patient will be offered a timed appointment slot in the Urgent Care Centre or Walk-in Centre or directed to another appropriate service to meet their needs, which could be a GP, pharmacy or other suitable service.
Local Accident and Emergency Departments
Manchester Royal Infirmary – Adults
Upper Brook Street
Manchester M13 9WL
Tel: 0161 276 4147
Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital
Manchester M13 9WL
Tel: 0161 701 9101/2
Wythenshawe Hospital (UHSM)
Manchester M23 9LT
Tel: 0161 998 7070
Salford Royal Hospital
Salford M6 8HD
Tel: 0161 789 7373
If you are unsure whether you require the services of the Emergency Department please call NHS 111.
Thursday 29th July 2021 – Altrincham Minor Injuries Unit Update
From 29th July, we will be temporarily closing the Minor Injuries Unit at Altrincham Hospital. This is so that we can use our staff and resources to support the increased demand for services being experienced on the Wythenshawe Hospital site.
All outpatient services will continue to be provided from Altrincham Hospital.
We would like to thank everyone for their continued support to the NHS at this particular time.
Altrincham Minor Injuries Unit
There is also a Minor Injuries Unit in Altrincham which is staffed by experienced emergency nurse practitioners who can assess and treat a wide range of minor injuries. It is located off Greenwood Street at the rear of Altrincham Hospital, WA14 1PE.
|Opening hours: Monday to Friday 8.00 am – 8.00 pm|
Weekends/Bank holidays: 10.00 am – 6.00 pm
(Closed Christmas, Boxing and New Year’s Day)
General patient enquiries: 0161 748 4022 (Switchboard).