Know Who To Turn To

This section is designed to help you get the right medical assistance when you're ill or injured.

There are five options to choose from.


Going directly to the person with the appropriate skills is important. This can help you to a speedier recovery and makes sure all NHS services are run efficiently.

The following sections of this booklet give examples of common conditions, and provide information on who to turn to.

Remember, getting the right help is in your hands.

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