Out of Hours and Emergencies
111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free. Call 111 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. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.
In case of a life threatening emergency, please dial 999
Download the latest NHS App update
The NHS App has been redesigned to make it simpler and easier to access NHS services.
Some items have moved within the App, but all the health services you need are still available. Your settings will remain the same before and after the update too.
The new, user-friendly version of the NHS App will start to be available from December 11th, making it easier to:
- order repeat prescriptions
- book appointments
- access 111 Online
- view your GP record
- and much more…
Make sure you turn your notifications on so you can act on messages quickly and help NHS staff update you about your care. This can be done under ‘more’ then ‘account and settings’.
Need some more help using the NHS App? Use the in-app Help feature or visit https://www.nhs.uk/nhs-app for guidance.