Around the Clock Healthcare in Wiltshire

Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group is helping people to make the right decision about where to go for healthcare treatment over the summer months in Wiltshire, with the help of an easy to use healthcare clock – a signposting tool to help people choose the right healthcare service for their illness or injury.

Download the fact sheet here.

NHS 111
Free non-emergency number where trained callers will listen to your symptoms and direct you to the best medical care for you and is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

NHS Choices
UK’s biggest health website for information and advice.

GP out of hours
Available from 6.30pm until 8am on weekdays and all day at weekends and bank holidays. Call your GP practice to access the service

Minor Injury Unit
Treats minor injuries that are not life-threatening e.g. cuts, bites, stings and simple fractures

Pharmacy
Experts in medicine and can give you advice on common ailments and are a potential alternative to a GP visit

GP
If you have a condition that can’t be treated with over the counter medication or advice from a pharmacist, make an appointment to see your GP

A&E
For genuine life-threatening emergencies only and is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year