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If you urgently require medical help or advice out of hours, but its not a life threatening situation, you should call NHS 111. You can also call NHS 111 if you’re not sure which NHS service you need.

If however your emergency is life threatening call 999. Life threatening emergencies are when someone is seriously ill or injured and their life is at risk. Medical emergencies can include:

  • loss of consciousness
  • an acute confused state
  • fits that are not stopping
  • persistent, severe chest pain
  • breathing difficulties
  • severe bleeding that cannot be stopped
  • severe allergic reactions
  • severe burns or scalds
Call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergencyNHS ChoicesThis site is brought to you by My Surgery Website