Doctor on call. About Emergency and health services in your area.
Emergency medical advice on medical problems that can not wait until the next day. Everything else and ordinary medical work is best performed by your doctor. Guard work is a relief, not for reasons of convenience should be used in place of a consultation with your doctor. It is important that the treatment and study coordinated by their own doctor instead of alternating on-call doctors. Contacting emergency medical service must be made by telephone.
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Be aware that you can only be seen by a doctor if you have called in advance and that all telephone calls are recorded:
Emergency medical service to be used for urgent medical problems. For emergency medical service to function efficiently and effectively, it must be used wisely. Every day thousands of people call the emergency doctor. If you become ill when considering whether you can wait until your GP opener, despite everything knows you best. Prescription Renewal should always be done by your own physician.
Dental service weekends / holidays in acute toothache
Occurs acute toothache outside your dentist's usual business hours, it is possible to contact the Dental service. Here, you can not book an appointment, but it is required that you come to. Note that there must be paid in cash, and to guard surcharges may apply. - Click and get advice on toothache >>
Illness Tips for common diseases
As far as advice and guidance on what you can do about common diseases and minor injuries, and when you should contact your doctor refer to our mail box which covers the 50 most common diseases: - Click here disease tips and advice >>
If you need Emergency Service or Sick Visits
When you call Doctor on Call, it is doctors who answer the phone. From your description of medical history and symptoms, the doctor evaluates whether the telephonic contact is sufficient or whether you (or patient) should be examined in the emergency medical service - you will then have the time and place for consultation with medical attention. Or it is estimated that you should consult your own doctor in the daytime. In special situations, the physician assesses the medical visit is necessary. There will usually be waiting on a sick visit. The doctor may also consider that you (or patient) prefer to run the emergency room if it is very serious. consultation.
Emergency medical service has no ambulance service and can not run with reaction to acute life-threatening situations. In such a serious situation where a person suddenly becomes very bad, collapses or becomes unconscious, Call the Emergency Services: 112 in United Kingdom / 911 in the US / Triple Zero (000) in Australia / 111 in New Zealand.
Accident and injury clinics take care of the emergency treatment of injuries that you received in the last days. Typical injuries from sports, games and minor injuries. At the emergency room it is possible to be handled by trained treats nurses for minor injuries such as wounds, burns, insect bites, fractures, distortions, building plaster, welding eyes, flushing of the eyes, some light damage to teeth, nose bleeding, tetanus vaccination and simple removal of foreign bodies. Many emergency departments do not require referral.
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