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You can help the NHS by thinking pharmacy first

Local pharmacies can play a key part in easing winter pressures on NHS services in the North East, say senior doctors and nurses in the region. With Accident […]

Think Pharmacy First

Sometimes when you or your family are unwell, you may not need to make an appointment to see your GP (family doctor). Your local community pharmacist is a […]

This bank holiday think GP or pharmacy before A&E

People across the North East and North Cumbria are being asked to help ease pressure on NHS accident and emergency services over the August bank holiday. NHS England […]

This Christmas think GP or pharmacy before A&E

NHS England is urging people the North East to see a pharmacist or make an appointment to see a GP, for non-emergency health issues, over the Christmas and […]

NHS asks the public to think before calling 999 or attending A & E

With NHS organisations across the North East of England coming under severe pressure, local doctors, nurses and paramedics are asking the public to help them by thinking carefully […]

Urgent care

With North Tyneside’s new urgent treatment centre now open at North Tyneside General Hospital (Rake Lane), we have a range of services to meet local people’s urgent care needs. What […]

NHS campaign urges people to ‘be prepared’ this Easter

An NHS campaign is urging people to take early action if they start to feel unwell this Easter. The message to ‘be prepared and stay well’ over the holiday […]

Successful NHS 111 service will continue to improve under new contract

The successful NHS 111 telephone helpline in the region will continue to improve, as commissioners agree a new contract for the service it was announced today. Current providers […]

Look after yourself to ease the strain on NHS services, North East GP urges

People with winter coughs and colds who are contacting their GP practice or visiting A&E to get ‘checked out’ are being asked to try and look after themselves […]

North East and North Cumbria NHS remind patients to choose wisely this bank holiday weekend

NHS organisations across the North East and North Cumbria are reminding patients to think ahead if they need health care advice or services over the bank holiday weekend. […]