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The Beeches Medical Centre

The Beeches Medical Centre

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Is a GP appointment the most appropiate option for your problem?
The following link is an A to Z of health conditions.
It provides useful information on a wide ride of conditions, best line of treatment and which health provider is the best to deal with your current problem.
Please click on the link below to use the health checker to see if a GP appointment is the most appropriate option.
A to Z - Health Checker
Is this service more appropiate for you?
Opening times: 365 days per year. 7am - 10pm (No appointment needed)
Location: Caldwell Road, Widnes, WA8 7GD
What do they treat?
If you have one of the following minor injuries or minor ailments you could be treated at the NHS Widnes Urgent Care Centre;
  • Minor Cuts or Wounds
  • Sore Throats
  • Bites or Stings
  • Rashes and Allergic Reactions
  • Prescribed Medication (subject to assessment)
  • Minor Burns or Scalds
  • Coughs and Colds
  • Muscle or Joint Injuries (e.g sprains and strains)
  • Earache
  • Eye Injuries and Infections
  • Emergency Contraception


What they do not treat?



  • Cardiac chest pain
  • Severe difficulty breathing
  • Head injuries with loss of consciousness
  • Head injuries under 1 years old
  • Strokes
  • Sudden loss of vision
  • Repeat prescriptions
  • Chronic conditions





The NHS Care at the Chemist Scheme has been introduced to alleviate the strain on inappropiate GP appointments.


Local pharmacists can give advice and treatment for a wide range of minor conditions without the need to see a GP.


Please see below for conditions that pharmacies can currently treat.  If you have one of these problems you best line of treatment would be to see a pharmacist.



Care at the Chemist


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