Malton, Norton & District Hospital League of Friends

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Feb 03

RIGHT CARE/FIRSTTIME

‘Urgent care’ is for a sudden illness or injury that needs treating fast, but is not considered to be a 999 emergency. You do not need an appointment to access an urgent care service. Urgent care services should not be used to treat minor symptoms that could wait to be treated by your own GP, pharmacist or even yourself using over the counter medicines.

 

The current urgent care services in Scarborough and Ryedale that are included in this review include:

 

  • GP out-of-hours service
  • Walk-in service at Castle Health Centre
  • Malton Minor Injuries Unit (MIU)

 

We want to improve the way that urgent care services are provided in the Scarborough and Ryedale area by creating a new, integrated urgent care service. To help us develop our plans, we want you to read our ‘Right care, first time’ document and then complete our online survey.

We are also holding a series of public events for you to come and find out more and have your say – details of which are in the table below:

 

Date Time  Location 
Thursday 20 February 2014 7pm The Street
12 Lower Clark St
Scarborough
YO12 7PWFor Sat Navs use YO12 7PP
Wednesday 26 February 2014 7pm Ryedale District Council
Ryedale House
Malton
North Yorkshire
YO17 7HH
Wednesday 5 March 2014 2pm Eastfield Community Centre
Eastfield High Street
Scarborough,
North Yorkshire,
YO11 3LJ
Thursday 13 March 2014 7pm The Evron Centre
John Street
Filey
YO14 9DQ