Our Services

From A&E to Vascular Surgery - we provide a wide range of services across our hospitals and in the local community.
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If you have been given an outpatient appointment at the hospitals and are unable to attend for whatever reason you can use the form below.

It is really important that you let us know of any changes as soon as possible. This means we can offer the original appointment to another patient.

Please complete the form below with your contact details and as much information as possible. You can find most of the information we need on your appointment letter.

If you have any problems using this form, please call the number on your appointment letter and we will do our best to help you. You will receive a response from us so you know it has been received and actioned.

If you wish to change the date and time of your appointment you, you can click the re-book option and state any dates that are not suitable for you, or you can contact us using the number on your appointment letter.

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You can use our A-Z service catalogue to view information pages on many of our services with details of what we provide, locations and opening times.

We are constantly updating our service catalogue with more services and extra information and also welcome your comments on services that you require more information on or things you would have found useful. Please email WHH.enquiries@nhs.net  to do this.
 

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Accident and Emergency (A&E)

We provide urgent treatment for serious and life threatening conditions for patients from across Warrington, Runcorn and Widnes.

Location: Warrington Hospital

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Anaesthetics

We provide anaesthetic services across our hospital sites. Anaesthesia literally means ‘loss of sensation’. Medications that cause anaesthesia are called anaesthetics.

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Angiography

Our Acute Medical Unit provides consultant led assessment of patients admitted from A&E and their GPs.

Location: Warrington Hospital

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Anticoagulation Service

Warrington Anticoagulation Service is a Nurse led team managed by the Pharmacy Department with clinical leadership provided by the Consultant Haematologists.

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Audiology

We provide a comprehensive service to adults, in relation to Adult Hearing Assessment, Audiological Rehabilitation, Modern Digital Hearing Aid Fittings and many more

Location: Warrington Hospital, Halton General Hospital

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Biochemistry

Biochemistry involves in the diagnosis and monitoring of disease by measuring the concentration of chemicals in blood, urine, faeces and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF).

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Blood Test Clinics

We provide services for taking one-off or regular blood tests.

Location: Warrington Hospital, Halton General Hospital

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Breast Screening

Breast screening for the Warrington, Halton and St Helens area is managed from the screening office in the Kendrick Wing, Warrington Hospital.

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Breast Surgery

We provide a first class breast surgery service at Warrington and Halton Hospitals. This is mainly based at Halton General Hospital, although some complex surgery work takes place at Warrington Hospital.

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Cardiac Angiography (Cardiac Catheterization)

Angiography is a test that uses an injection of contrast (X-ray ‘dye’) to visualise the coronary arteries of the heart using X-rays. The test shows if the arteries have narrowed and helps decide what management the patient requires in the future.

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Cardio Respiratory Department

The Cardio Respiratory Department consists of a dedicated team of cardiac physiologists, associate practitioners and assistant technical officers that provide a wide variety of cardiac investigations to inpatients, outpatients and GP open access referrals.

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Cardiology

We provide an extensive cardiology service with a full cardio-repiratory department, cardiac catheter laboratory and coronary care unit at Warrington Hospital.

We also provide outpatient services, ECG and a cardiac rehabilitation service at Halton General Hospital.

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Critical Care (Intensive Care)

Critical Care Units are specialist hospital wards that provide intensive care treatment and monitoring for people in a critically ill or unstable condition.

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CT (Computerised Tomography) Scanning

Departments on both our sites incorporate modern spiral CT equipment.

Location: Warrington Hospital, Halton General Hospital, Cheshire and Merseyside Treatment Centre

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Dementia - Forget Me Not Unit

The Forget Me Not unit is our specialist ward for caring for acute hospital patients with dementia.

Location: Warrington Hospital

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DEXA Scanning

Our DEXA scanner allows diagnosis of osteoporosis accurately.

Location: Warrington Hospital

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Diabetes

We provide services at both Warrington and Halton hospitals and our philosophy is to support patients and health care professionals to manage care safely and effectively in both primary (community) and secondary (hospital) care.

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Endoscopy

An endoscopy is used to investigate unusual symptoms and to help perform types of surgery. We have specialist endoscopy units at both of our hospital sites.

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Fluoroscopy

Fluoroscopy is an x-ray procedure that makes it possible to see internal organs in motion.

Location: Warrington Hospital

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Gynaecology

Our gynaecology services are provided by a highly specialised team of medical and nursing staff.

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Haematology and Blood Transfusion

The haematology department delivers a comprehensive service to patients with a wide range of blood abnormalities.

Location: Warrington Hospital, Halton General Hospital

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Halton Community Therapy Team

The Halton Community Therapy team is an integrated multi-disciplinary team composed of Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and Therapy assistants serving Halton residents aged 18+, who are registered with a Halton GP.

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Histopathology and Cytopathology

The services provided include the routine and specialised examination of tissue samples, diagnostic screening of body fluids and aspirates, routine and diagnostic screening of cervical smears, and autopsies.

Location: Warrington Hospital, First floor, Appleton Wing

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Infant Feeding

Providing support and advice on your infant feeding choices.

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Macmillan Delamere Support and Information Centre

The Macmillan Delamere Support and Information Service at Halton General Hospital provides a confidential, drop-in service for anyone affected by cancer.

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Maternity

Our Maternity Unit supports women to birth their babies, whether your choice is to have your baby at home or here at Warrington in our modern, fully equipped Maternity Unit.

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Microbiology

Microbiology is part of the Pathology Department and involves the diagnosis and management of diseases caused by micro-organisms.

Location: Warrington Hospital

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MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

We have MRI facilities on both our hospital sites.

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Neonatal Unit

Our neonatal unit provides care for babies born prematurely or who need some extra expert care after being born.

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Nuclear Medicine

Nutrition and Dietetics

This multidisciplinary team treats adults and children within the inpatient, outpatient and community settings. We provide an evidence based service to our patients to help treat a range of conditions with dietary therapy.

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Occupational Therapy

Occupational therapy provides practical support to enable people to facilitate recovery and overcome any barriers that prevent them from doing the activities (occupations) that matter to them.

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Ophthalmology

Our ophthalmology department provides first class eye care and surgical services for a wide range of eye conditions.

Location: Warrington Hospital

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Orthodontics

Orthodontics (Ortho meaning straight and dontics meaning teeth) is a specialised branch of dentistry that is concerned with straightening irregular teeth and jaws.

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Orthopaedics

We provide a full range of orthopaedic surgery - including hip replacements, sports medicine and upper and lower joint specialties.

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Orthoptic Stroke Service

Orthoptic services to patients with stroke and acquired brain injury.

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Orthoptic Vision Assessment

Vision Assessment for children born prematurely or with a low birth weight.

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Orthoptic Vision Screening

Warrington Orthoptic department are now delivering a vision screening service for all reception aged children in Warrington.

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Orthoptic Visual Processing Difficulties Clinic

Location: Warrington Hospital

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Orthoptics

Orthoptics refers to a discipline dealing with the detection, diagnosis and management of patients with eye disorders such as nystagmus, binocular vision, and amblyopia.

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Paediatrics (Children's Services)

Our paediatric team provide a wide range of specialist and general services for children and young people.

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Palliative Care

Palliative Care is an approach that strives to improve the quality of life of patients and their families who face life-threatening illness, by providing pain and symptom relief, spiritual and psychosocial support from diagnosis to the end of life into bereavement.

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Pathology

Pathology services provide the study and diagnosis of disease through examination of organs, tissues, bodily fluids, and whole bodies (autopsies)

Location: Warrington Hospital

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Pharmacy

Providing patients with prescription medication as an inpatient and outpatient service.

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Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy helps to restore movement and function when someone is affected by injury, illness or disability.

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Physiotherapy - Musculoskeletal Physio Outpatients (Halton)

We are a team of musculoskeletal physiotherapists working between Halton hospital and Widnes (Health Care resource centre). We also hold clinics at various GP practices both in Runcorn and Widnes.

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Radiology

The Radiology department provides a wide range of diagnostic imaging services and is available on both hospital sites.

Location: Warrington Hospital, Halton General Hospital

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Sexual Health Service - Halton

The Sexual Health Service at Halton General Hospital provides a free, confidential service for anyone with worries about sexual health.

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Stop Smoking Support Service

Whatever your goals, WHH can put you in touch with those who can help you every step of the way.

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Ultrasound

The departments perform many varied examinations, from obstetric scans to complicated interventional procedures.

Location: Warrington Hospital, Halton General Hospital, Cheshire and Merseyside Treatment Centre

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Urgent Care Centre - Runcorn

The urgent care centre provides care for illness as well as injury and preventing local people from needing to travel to A&E.

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Urology

Urology is one of the most varied branches of surgery, encompassing diseases of kidneys, bladder and prostate.

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Vascular Surgery

We provide an extensive vascular service at the hospitals with outpatient services provided at Warrington Hospital, Halton General Hospital and in Widnes.

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X-ray

Our departments undertake a full range of radiographic examinations, with the service focussing upon producing high quality, technical and diagnostic images and providing excellent standards of patient care.

Location: Warrington Hospital, Halton General Hospital, Cheshire and Merseyside Treatment Centre

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