Neath Port Talbot Hospital

Baglan Way

Port Talbot

SA12 7BX

Tel: 01639 862000

Disabled Access: Yes

Website: http://sbuhb.nhs.wales/hospitals/our-hospitals/neath-port-talbot-hospital/

Summary

Visiting times can vary, please see website for details. There is a possibility that MIU will close at short notice. The MIU can also give patients antibiotics, painkillers and anti-inflammatories to treat injuries, and give tetanus vaccinations following an injury.


Out Of Hours Access Arrangements: Can refer patients to the nearest open MIU when this MIU is closed, or patients can be seen in their nearest Emergency Department if urgent.

Last Updated: 04 January 2022 12:38 by NHS Direct Wales

Normal Opening Hours

MIU Opening Times

OpenClose
Monday7.30am11.00pm
Tuesday7.30am11.00pm
Wednesday7.30am11.00pm
Thursday7.30am11.00pm
Friday7.30am11.00pm
Saturday7.30am11.00pm
Sunday7.30am11.00pm

Visiting Times

FromUntil
Monday11.00am8.00pm
Tuesday11.00am8.00pm
Wednesday11.00am8.00pm
Thursday11.00am8.00pm
Friday11.00am8.00pm
Saturday11.00am8.00pm
Sunday11.00am8.00pm

What will be seen at the MIU

Admissions
Minor TraumaYes
Major TraumaNo
SurgeryNo
General MedicineNo
ObstetricsNo
GynaecologyNo
Max-FacialNo
OrthopaedicsNo
Paediatric MedicalNo
Paediatric MINOR TraumaYes

Services Offered

Service does: Access To Fracture Clinic
A referral is required for an appointment with Fracture Clinic (within Neath & Port Talbot Hospital). Clinic types/times vary.
Service does: Age Restrictions
Will not see Children under 1
Service does: Assessment Of Eye Injury
Non-penetrating
Service does: Bank Holiday
Service does not: Doctor On Site While Open
Service does not: Emergency Contraception (Free)
Service does: Interpreter/Translation Available
Language Line.
Service does: Manipulation Of Fractures Dislocation
Minor joints and Shoulders
Service does: Minor Burns
Service does: Minor Head Injuries
Minor head and neck injuries without loss of consciousness (patients who are taking anticoagulation medication MUST be referred into their nearest A&E)
Service does: Minor Injury Unit
No 999 medical emergencies or GP referrals . Will see children over 1 years of age for minor injuries.
Service does: Nurse In The Department While Open
Service does not: Nursing Staff Able To Prescribe
Service does: Plastering
Service does: Removal of Foreign Bodies
Exterior foreign bodies to eyes, ears and nose
Service does: Sprains and Fractures of Limbs
Sprains, strains, broken bones (fractures), dislocated shoulder and joint pain (injury related only)
Service does: Suturing
Service does: Telemedicine Links
X-rays only.
Service does: Tetanus Vaccination
For injured patients and insect, animal, or human bites.
Service does: Treatment Provided By Nurse Practitioners
Service does: Wound Care
Grazes, minor wounds and minor burns
Service does: X-Rays

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