Ysbyty Cwm Cynon Walk In Minor Injury Unit

New Road

Mountain Ash

CF45 4BZ

Tel: 01443 444075

Disabled Access: Yes

Website: http://ctmuhb.nhs.wales/hospitals/ycc/

Summary

The last patient will be seen at 4.30pm

Areas Covered: Merthyr & Cynon Valley 


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: 07 November 2022 08:25 by NHS 111 Wales

Normal Opening Hours

MIU Opening Times

OpenClose
Monday9.00am5.00pm
Tuesday9.00am5.00pm
Wednesday9.00am5.00pm
Thursday9.00am5.00pm
Friday9.00am5.00pm
Bank HolidayClosedClosed

What will be seen

TypeYes/NoExclusions
Abdominal InjuryNo
Airway ProblemNo
AssaultYesNo serious injuries – injuries must be minor e.g. minor cuts
Back InjuryYesNo mid line tenderness or serious injury with implications
Bites & StingsYesInsect or animals but no human bites
Burns & ScaldsYes Minor burns and scalds up to 5% of body surface. Please seek advice before attending to ensure burn is not too large. Any burn where the skin has not blistered or broken
Chest InjuriesYes
Chest PainNo
Ear InjuryYes
Eye InjuryYes Minor Eye Injuries including foreign bodies - no eye infections
Facial InjuryYes
FallsYesAny injury with a significant mechanism
Removal of Foreign BodiesYesEar / Nose / Throat and Wounds only
Head InjuriesYes Patient must be under 65 years old and there must be no loss of consciousness
Hip/Groin InjuryNo
Limb InjuryYes
Mental HealthNo
Mouth/Dental InjuriesYesNot dental problems but will see an injury to the face
Neck InjuriesYesPatient must be mobile with no pins and needles in arms
Overdose/PoisoningNo
Pelvic InjuryNo
Sprains/Fractures of LimbsYesSprains / strains / broken bones / dislocation of fingers and toes
Transport InjuryNo
WoundsYesMinor wounds or cuts and grazes including wound infection (excluding post operation infections).

Services Offered

Service does: Age Restrictions
Ages 1 year old and over
Service does not: Bank Holiday
Service does not: Emergency Contraception (Free)
Service does not: Interpreter/Translation Available
Only if pre-planned.
Service does: Manipulation Of Fractures Dislocation
Service does: Minor Injury Unit
Service does: Nursing Staff Able To Prescribe
Service does: Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS)
Contact: 01685 724468 or email: CTUHB_PALS@wales.nhs.uk
Service does: Plastering
Service does: Suturing
Service does: Tetanus Vaccination
Service does: X-Rays

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