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Information regarding temporary closure of Minor Injuries Unit at Accrington Victoria Hospital

Accrington Victoria Community HospitalEast Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust have announced a further temporary closure of Minor Injuries Unit at Accrington Victoria Hospital.

Click here to read the reasons why and information on the East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust website

It states that East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust together with Blackburn with Darwen and East Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Groups, have agreed another short term temporary closure of the Minor Injuries Unit at Accrington Victoria Community Hospital. This will be effective from Monday 25th April at 8.00am until Thursday 28th April when the unit will re-open at 8.00am.

Healthwatch Lancashire will be looking to hear stories from people about how they have been affected by the temporary closure.

Visit the East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust website at http://www.elht.nhs.uk for more details