Appointments are available from 09:00am to 18:00 Monday to Friday.
Opening Hours: 8 am to 8pm every day including weekends and Bank Holidays
City Care Centre, Thorpe Road, Peterborough, PE3 6DB. Tel: 01733 293800
111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained advisor, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you.
NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.
When to use it
You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it's not a life-threatening situation.
The Minor Injuries and Illness Unit offers a wider range of treatments and urgent care services such as stitching wounds, applying casts, treating burns and taking X-rays. The unit is open seven days a week from 8am to 8pm and led by staff with both nursing and medical backgrounds with enhanced skills, enabling them to see, treat and discharge patients independently.
No appointment is necessary and the service aims to see and start patients’ treatments within 45 minutes of their arrival.
Minor Injuries and Illness Unit
City Care Centre, Thorpe Road, Peterborough, PE3 6DB
Telephone: 01733 776100
Minor Injuries and Illness Units can treat: -cuts and grazes
-ear and throat infections
-sprains and strains
-minor burns and scalds
-minor head injuries
-insect and animal bites
-minor eye injuries
-injuries to the back, shoulder and chest
Minor Injuries and Illness Units DO NOT TREAT the following problmes. If you believe the problem to be life threatening then dial 999 or go direct to the Accident & Emergency Department at your nearest hospital- chest pain - breathing difficulties - major injuries - gynaecological problems - pregnancy problems - allergic reactions - overdoses - alcohol-related problems - mental health problems - conditions likely to require hospital admission
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