Cheshunt Minor Injuries Unit
HUC, in partnership with Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust have been commissioned by East and North Herts Clinical Commissioning Group to provide minor injuries care at Cheshunt Minor Injuries Unit for people who live within the community, every day of the year.
Cheshunt Minor Injuries Unit can diagnose and treat:
- Suspected fractured (broken) bones
- Muscle and joint injuries (sprains and strains)
- Minor burns and scalds
- Bites and stings
- Cuts and grazes
- Minor eye injuries
- Minor head injuries
- Removal of foreign bodies from the ears or nose
- Removal of splinters
Experienced staff have an x-ray available on site, and our nurses, medical technicians and techs can treat adults and children over the age of 12 months who have a minor injury such as a cut, burn, scald or suspected fracture. The service operates between 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Having primary care, community services and urgent care services working together in one place enables patients to access excellent care for their minor injury 365 days a year, without having to go to hospital.