What is a UTC?

If you have an injury or illness that requires urgent attention but is not life threatening you can go to the Urgent Treatment Centre (UTC) at Redcar Primary Care Hospital.

You can walk into the UTC without an appointment from 8am to 9.30pm, seven days a week.

Pre-bookable appointments are available via NHS 111 (where appropriate).

We offer x-ray facilities and free parking on site.

What injuries can be treated at the UTC?

  • Strains and sprains
  • Suspected broken limbs
  • Minor head injuries
  • Cuts and grazes
  • Bites and stings
  • Minor scalds and burns
  • Ear and throat infections
  • Skin infections and rashes
  • Eye problems
  • Coughs and colds
  • Feverish illness
  • Abdominal pain
  • Vomiting and diarrhoea

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