Merlyn Vaz Branch

St Matthews Branch


Welcome to DHU Healthcare…

DHU Healthcare is a ‘not-for-profit’ community interest company providing a diverse range of services to the NHS frontline, including urgent and emergency care, primary care, out of hours services and NHS111.

We operate 365 days a year, 24 hours a day across a wide geographical area including – Derbyshire, Northamptonshire; Nottinghamshire; Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland; Lincolnshire, Milton Keynes, Bath, North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire. We cover a population of more than seven million people.

A socially conscious organisation, we provide compassionate, safe, high-quality care to our patients and the communities we serve, and offer a supportive work environment to our 2,000 people.

DHU Urgent Care and Emergency Care

DHU Urgent Care (Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland) are proud to be delivering Primary Care services at four locations within Leicester: Thurmaston, Bowling Green Street, Heron and St Matthews.

Together these surgeries cover a combined practice population of 14,000 patients.

We have been providing high quality NHS funded services in Leicestershire since 2016. As a measure of our success, and the high standard we set ourselves for delivering patient care, our presence in the region has grown rapidly over recent years.

Date published: 8th October, 2014
Date last updated: 24th October, 2022