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Important information about coronavirus (COVID-19)

If you or someone you live with has a high temperature, a new continuous cough, or a loss or change to sense of smell or taste, please follow the NHS guidance on self-isolation. To check if you need medical help, use the 111 coronavirus service. DO NOT go to your GP surgery, hospital or pharmacy.

This service is for:

  • Routine clinical reviews
  • Problems that are not life threatening or serious
  • For things where you would expect to wait for a routine appointment

Do not use this service for

  • Things that are urgent and need immediate attention
  • Where you expect a response during out of hours or over a weekend
  • Where your illness is serious - e.g. an asthma attack or hypo

Page last reviewed: 12 July 2021