Quick Answer: Can I Call 111 Medical Advice?

Can I call 111 to ask a question?

NHS 111 can help if you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do..

What’s the number 101 for?

Use the non-emergency number 101 for situations that do not require an immediate police response. This will help keep 999 available for when there is an emergency, e.g. if a crime is taking place, or somebody is in immediate danger – for these types of incidents, always call 999.

What is the 112 number?

Call the 112 emergency number in urgent, genuine cases of emergency when your or someone else’s life, health, property or the environment is threatened or in imminent danger, or you have reason to believe so.

Can you call 111 anonymously?

Feedback on pages is collected anonymously. We don’t look at it all the time and are unable to give you a response. If you need someone to get back to you please call 111. We also collect anonymous information about how you reached the website, for example details of your web browser and part of your IP address.

Can you call 111 for a panic attack?

Ask for an urgent GP appointment or call 111 if: you need help urgently, but it’s not an emergency.

Can you call 111 about mental health?

Use the NHS 111 online service, or call 111. You may be able to speak to a nurse, or mental health nurse, over the phone. A GP can advise you about helpful treatments and also help you access mental health services. You may be able to refer yourself to some services.

Is there an NHS online chat?

The online service is now available across England. People visit 111.nhs.uk, enter their age, sex, postcode and main symptom and are then asked a series of questions about their health problem.

Can I call 111 at night?

NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Calls from landlines and mobile phones are free.

What can you call 111 for?

111 is a non-emergency service which offers urgent health care assessment and can signpost you to the most appropriate care for your condition; this could be self-care, your GP, a local pharmacy, walk-in centre, the emergency department or we’ll arrange for an emergency ambulance if required.

How long does it take for 111 to call back?

Health officials said 111 call handlers are instructed to dispatch an ambulance immediately if they identify a case as life-threatening, such as if signs indicate a cardiac arrest. They said calls which were assessed as urgent but not requiring an ambulance would receive a call back within 10 minutes.

Can I speak to a doctor online?

Yes, you can speak to a doctor online. Our world-class doctors can answer your medical questions, make a professional diagnosis and prescribe medications by phone or computer.

Is there a number I can call for medical advice?

You can call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergency. NHS 111 is a fast and easy way to get the right help, whatever the time. NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.

Can I talk to a doctor online for free?

Users can download the branded mobile app or access the portal on their company’s website. For a free demo of the Ask A Doctor Health and Wellness Portal, please contact us at 1-800-755-ADAM or via email at consumerhealthsales@ebix.com.

What does a mental breakdown look like?

hallucinations. extreme mood swings or unexplained outbursts. panic attacks, which include chest pain, detachment from reality and self, extreme fear, and difficulty breathing. paranoia, such as believing someone is watching you or stalking you.