Bridport Community Hospital - Minor Injury Unit

Bridport Community Hospital - Minor Injuries Unit (MIU) is a nurse-led unit for anyone with a minor injury & some minor ailments. We offer a variety of services to the residents of, and visitors to, Bridport and surrounding areas. You do not need to make an appointment, and patients are seen in order of clinical priority. Children and the elderly are often prioritised as urgent because of their specific needs.

Venue

Venue address
Bridport Community Hospital Hospital Lane
Bridport
Dorset
Postcode
DT6 5DR
Locality
East Dorset

Date/Time

Opening times
Mon: 09:00-18:00
Tue: 09:00-18:00
Wed: 09:00-18:00
Thu: 09:00-18:00
Fri: 09:00-18:00
Sat: 09:00-18:00
Sun: 09:00-18:00

Service Details

Additional Information
Bridport Community Hospital - Minor Injuries Unit is open to all ages, 7 days a week, all year round and covers West Dorset. Although closing time is 6pm the last time a patient is seen is 5.30pm. Patients arriving after this time cannot be seen. X-ray facilities: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, no bank holidays or weekends. Anyone can walk into our Minor Injury Unit and be seen. If we are not able to treat due to limited nurses prescribing for certain medications, you will be referred to Dorset County Hospital (DCH) or your GP. Children under two are not able to be x-rayed and will have to be referred to DCH X-ray dept.
Referral information
Professional and self-referral.
Age Range Details
Open to people of all ages.

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible
Wheelchair access, step free access.
Parking availability information
Disabled parking bays, drop-off/collection points and parking nearby.
Toilet facility information
Accessible/disabled toilets and baby changing facilities.
Other Facilities
There is a lift, secure environment and physical adaptations for people with additional needs.

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Local Offer

Support for children and young people with SEN and disabilities
Safeguarding level 3 training received for all staff. Contact us on 01308 426245 for more information and guidance on the support we can provide.

Journey Planner

Address: Bridport Community Hospital  Hospital Lane  Bridport  Dorset

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