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The Wellington Hospital Facility

Urgent Care Centre at The Wellington Hospital

Alert

We are open for walk in appointments.

Please note that to maintain a COVID safe environment we may need to suspend the walk in service during busy periods of the day. Patients are advised to phone UCC in advance to confirm the current level of service.

Please note we do not accept COVID positive patients for admissions.

Enquiries

020 3553 2651

Telemedicine Consultations

8am - 10pm 7 days a week  

Face to Face consultations

8am - 10pm 7 days a week (last appointment at 9.30pm)

The Wellington Hospital

8A Wellington Place

London NW8 9LE

Payment options available: This facility offers treatments at a fixed price

We are open for walk in consultations

Our Urgent Care Centre at The Wellington Hospital accepts walk in patients aged 18 and over. In addition we also offer virtual appointments. For further information please call 020 3553 2651 to speak to one of our clinical team.

COVID19 Safety Measures

On arrival all patients will be provided with a mask, have their temperature checked and carry out our routine COVID screening questions. In addition, all patients will be provided with a lateral flow test and a rapid PCR test if admission is required. Please be advised we are not able to admit patients to the hospital without a negative PCR test.

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At our Urgent Care Centre we are able to treat a wide range of minor illnesses and injuries. Our expert team can provide quick onwards referral to specialist private consultants and on-site diagnostic imaging (X-Ray). Other imaging diagnostics (Ultrasound, CT, MRI) could also be arranged following specialist private consultant referral. Blood tests and laboratory services are also available.  We offer a range of Point of Care diagnostic tests on site providing rapid access to results and treatment.

What we can treat

  • Minor non-respiratory illness
  • Simple Wound care and dressings
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Minor head injuries
  • Repeat prescriptions
  • Earache and minor ENT conditions
  • Abdominal complaints 
  • Musculoskeletal  injuries and minor trauma

What we DO NOT treat

  • Symptoms of COVID-19 (e.g. Cough, sore throat, fever)
  • Acute confusion
  • Signs of acute heart attack or stroke
  • Dental problems
  • Major trauma, vascular or nerve injuries
  • Head injuries
  • Acute or severe stomach pain 
  • Severe pain
  • Acute urinary retention 
  • Those under 18 years
  • Pregnancy over 20 weeks or bleeding during Pregnancy (any term)
  • Mental Health conditions
 

Travelling to us

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    The nearest tube station is St John's Wood, accessed by the Jubilee Line
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    Regular services run along Park Road (A41) Lord's Cricket Ground (Stop J), numbers 13, 113, N113 St John's Wood (Stop B) numbers 13, 46,187, 113, N113
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    Nearest national rail train station is Marylebone Station or South Hampstead station on the London Overground (10 minute walk). Other mainline stations are between a 20-30 minutes tube journey
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    St John's Wood Urgent Care Centre is located just off Wellington Road. Metered parking is available on the street. Q-Park on Kingsmill Terrace is a short walk from the hospital, tickets for discounted parking are held at the main Urgent Care Reception which will entitle you to 15% discount. Further parking is available on Lanark Road in Maida Vale (10 min walk).

Our Location

The Wellington Hospital

8A Wellington Place

London NW8 9LE

We're located within the South Building of The Wellington Hospital, St John's Wood, London.

How to access our Urgent Care Centres

We are open for walk in patients at our adult Urgent Care Centres, however our paediatric Urgent Care Centre at The Portland Hospital requires booking an appointment. If you have any questions please call:

020 3910 2412

For any life threatening conditions patients should always call 999 or go the nearest NHS emergency department

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