The hydrotherapy pool is currently temporarily closed. Please talk to your physiotherapist for details of alternative provisions in the local area.
The Rheumatology Centre at the Haywood Hospital currently welcomes patients from North Staffordshire, Derbyshire and Cheshire. The catchment area has a population of over 500,000 patients.
The centre deals with the investigation, diagnosis, management and treatment of patients with arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions many of which are chronic conditions which require lifelong treatment.
The Haywood Hospital is pioneering in many different aspects of rheumatology, the first community rheumatologist was appointed here and the first development of a computerised drug monitoring system was at the Haywood Hospital.
The Rheumatology Centre also has an active research team, known nationally and internationally for its work.
Walk in Centre
The Haywood Walk in Centre is a nurse-led service which offers convenient access to a wide range of minor injury/minor ailment services. The department is open every day and no appointment is necessary.
What does the service offer?
A wide range of conditions can be treated including:
- Cuts and grazes
- Ear infections
- Sprains and strains
- Suspected fractures
- Bites and stings
- Minor head injuries
- Minor burns
- Foreign bodies in the eye.
You should only attend A&E for serious and life-threatening conditions such as chest pain or breathing problems.
The services is operational between the hours of 7.00am-9.30pm Monday to Friday and 9.00am-9.30pm at weekends.
*Please note Bank Holiday opening hours are 9.00am-9.30pm*
The Walk-in Centre is situated on the ground floor of the Haywood Hospital
Telephone: 01782 673500
- Onsite parking, including disabled parking is available.
- Wheelchair access and disabled toilets are available.