Official main NHS websites
The following official gateway sites include information about NHS organisations, local NHS services, what the NHS does, how it works, and how to use it. You can search for details of doctors, dentists, opticians, pharmacies, walk-in centres, hospitals, etc. You can look at performance indicators to see how your local services are doing, waiting times, etc.
NHS telephone services
Call 111 (24 hours) if you urgently need medical help or advice but it's not a life-threatening situation.
An online and telephone-based service (call 111 - 24 hours) providing answers to questions about health and offering advice.
Information from NIDirect government services. The number to call in Northern Ireland varies depending on the region.
Professional health care associations
Other agencies and organisations
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