Health help Now aims to help people in west Essex find the right service for their health needs. It provides advice and guidance and signposts to the relevant health and care services. It is suitable for everyone to use. Under 16s should use the product in conjunction with their parents.
Health help Now has been developed by Stellar Healthcare together with North and East London Commissioning Support Unit and input from west Essex GPs and other health professionals. It lists common symptoms and offers advice and suggestions for treatment.
By choosing the right service for your needs, you can avoid unnecessary trips to A&E.
If you require urgent treatment for symptoms which are not listed on Health help Now, please ring NHS 111.