NHS 24

NHS 24

A telephone helpline which provides comprehensive up-to-date health information and self-care advice for people in Scotland. It is equivalent to NHS Direct in England and Wales.
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Calls to NHS 24 inevitably become more frequent, particularly over Christmas and New Year when GP opening hours change, and we make sure our staffing levels are always matched to the level of demand.
Contract Notice: NHS 24 are looking to appoint a partner to support future key volume recruitment initiatives and campaigns which at this time cannot be predicted but are anticipated as NHS 24 grows.
Police and NHS 24 in Scotland provided alternative numbers while the lines were down.
A dozen agencies will be exhibiting at the event, including Wrexham Police and Call Cymru, the NHS 24 hour helpline.
People outside areas with the 111 service will still be able to use NHS Direct on 0845 4647 or in Scotland, NHS 24 on 0845 4242424.
Graham Turner, 32, had pleaded guilty to four charges of making malicious calls to NHS Direct, NHS 24 in Scotland and NHS Wales as well as to a Chester GP out-of-hours service.
A FAT-CAT boss of blundering helpline NHS 24 has walked off with a pounds 50,000 pay-off - for 24 weeks' work.
Karen began her career in the NHS 24 years ago and has held a number of senior management positions.
NHS 24 0800 22 44 88 - 24 hour health advice and information service.
Scorecard has recently been selected as the solution of choice for Tees and North East Yorkshire Trust, and NHS 24 in Scotland.
Our relationship with NHS Education for Scotland allows MD Consult to extend its reach to a significant community of physicians, nurses, students and NHS 24 staff, who work for the NHS in Scotland, providing them with a 24/7 clinical problem-solving tool," said Tom Hewitt, MD Consult's Vice President, International Electronic Sales.