Learn everything you need to know about Coronavirus
Visit the Covid-19 website to find out everything you need to know about COVID-19. Learn the simple steps you can take to unite against the virus and slow its spread. Find out what help is available and get the latest updates.
What to do if you think you might have COVID-19
If you think you have COVID-19 or flu-like symptoms please call your local Doctor (general practice) or Healthline on 0800 358 5453. Do not visit your GP without calling first and please do not visit your local accident & emergency or hospital if you have COVID-19 symptoms.
During the COVID-19 pandemic all general practices have been advised by the Ministry of Health to offer virtual appointments where possible. This will reduce the spread of the virus and protect venerable patients.
Getting care from your Doctor during the COVID-19 pandemic
During the COVID-19 pandemic general practice's have been advised by the Ministry of Health to offer virtual appointments unless someone needs to be examined in person. This helps reduce the spread of COVID-19.
If you are sick or need medication do not delay calling your doctor they can still provide the same level of care to you over the phone or via secure online video. If after talking to them they still think you need to visit the practice they will ask you to come in, in a safe way. Always call your doctor first.