Greater Manchester CATS
  • Greater Manchester CATS

Welcome to Greater Manchester NHS Clinical Assessment & Treatment Service

Our service, also known as Greater Manchester NHS CATS, provides fast and convenient access to high quality diagnostics and clinical assessment for people in the Greater Manchester region. 

We work closely with GPs, local hospitals and other healthcare professionals to ensure you get the treatment you need as quickly as possible. As well as mobile clinical units, we work in health centres, GP practices and leisure centres. You can find us in Bolton, Denton, Longsight, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford and Stretford.

Our service is run by Care UK, an independent company that only provides services to NHS patients. We have an impressive track record in patient care and clinical success. Find out more.

We hope you find what you need on this site. If you have any questions, please give us a call.

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February 13th 2015

Patients from across Greater Manchester joined Care UK’s Clinical Assessment and Treatment Service (GMCATS) to give their views on what dignity means to them as part of Dignity Action Day.

February 9th 2015

Belinda Moore, the Chair of Care UK’s Wellbeing Foundation Board, talks about why the Foundation is supporting music therapy initiatives and outlines some of the charities which have already benefited from its grassroots grants.

January 5th 2015

Pat Phillips, operations manager at Greater Manchester NHS CATS, describes how it has achieved its initial ambition to decrease hospital admissions through the use of an electronic patient record from IMS MAXIMS.

March 25th 2015

Many of us will have made New Year resolutions to become healthier by getting more exercise. But when the weather is cold and the nights draw in early, it can be easy to be discouraged from this fitness drive.

March 25th 2015

Many of us will have made New Year resolutions to become healthier by getting more exercise. But when the weather is cold and the nights draw in early, it can be easy to be discouraged from this fitness drive.

March 18th 2015

A new scheme is underway to help speed up crucial research into dementia. People are encouraged to register their interest in taking part in studies and connect with teams who are conducting research into possible treatments.

March 16th 2015

Salt Awareness Week (16-22 March) starts today and the focus of this year’s campaign is salt and children. Now in its 16th year, Salt Awareness Week promotes healthy salt intake and explains the importance of not eating too much salt.

March 10th 2015

Media stories claiming the flu jab is “useless” and a “waste of time” have been branded “irresponsible” by the NHS Choices website. A Care UK GP explains why we shouldn’t write off flu vaccinations as a means of protecting our health.

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