Patients, Visitors & The Public

NHS 111

111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It's fast, easy and free. Call 111 or useĀ NHS 111 online and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you.

NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Depending on the situation NHS 111 can:

  • Book you in to be seen quickly and safely, at an Accident & Emergency (A&E) / Emergency Department
  • Direct you to an alternative, more appropriate local service, such as an urgent care centre
  • Connect you to a nurse, emergency dentist, pharmacist or GP
  • Arrange a face-to-face appointment, if required
  • Tell you how to get any medicine you need
  • Help you with self-care advice

More information about NHS 111 is available online here.

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