Residents across mid Essex now have access to NHS 111 online at 111.nhs.uk, as well as over the phone.
Just like the phone service, NHS 111 online takes you through questions about your symptoms to receive tailored advice on what to do next and where to go, and if necessary, can arrange for you to speak to a healthcare professional.
You can access NHS 111 online on a smartphone, tablet or computer - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – and if needed you will be connected to a nurse, emergency dentist or GP.
This new way to access NHS 111 provides you with another convenient way to get the right help or advice when you need it.
Whether over the phone or online, NHS 111 will ensure that you get the right care, from the right person, as quickly as possible.
So, if you think you need urgent medical help, call NHS 111 or visit 111.nhs.uk. ‘Help Us Help You’ know what to do.