Health bosses are urging the public to choose the right service over the Bank Holiday weekend. If you are unsure where to go for treatment and advice call 111 or go to 111 online where a trained operator will advise you on the best place to go for your needs. You can find details of your nearest pharmacy here.
Vaccination sites across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire are offering walk-in appointments for all those 18 and over for first and second doses over the weekend. Second doses will be available for those who had their first dose 56 days (8 weeks) ago. People aged 16 and 17 can walk into selected walk-in sites. See our opening times for walk-in appointments on the website.
*Sherwood Forest Hospitals, Nottingham University Hospitals and Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust
The NHS is here for you and so if you are concerned about a new lump or mole or have any other health issues then please get in touch with your GP.
If it is not an emergency you can use a range of service, such as:
Pharmacies can offer over the counter advice and treat common illnesses such as colds, sore throats, stings and allergies. You can find opening hours for your local pharmacy over the Bank Holiday Weekend here: https://www.england.nhs.uk/midlands/nhs-england-and-nhs-improvement-midlands-work/bank-holiday-pharmacy-opening-times/
Call 111 First
Once a patients calls 111 or visits 111 online they will be navigated to the most appropriate service, first time by a trained operator. The operator will even be able to book appointments and timeslots at the most appropriate health service for your needs.
Visit the NHS Urgent Care Centre
The NHS Urgent Care Centre (next to the BBC building) is open every day from 7am-9pm. It deals with non-life threatening injuries and health problems. You don’t need an appointment to attend.
Seaton House, London Road, Nottingham, NG2 4LA
Tel: 0115 883 8500