**************************************************************

Now that the Data Protection Act 2018 is in force we have updated our subscription model. You can sign up to follow this blog by entering your email on the left. You can also withdraw your permission to receive our emails at any time by using the unsubscribe link found at the bottom of every email you receive from us.

**************************************************************

Monday, 8 January 2018

Health treatment options

To ensure that people get the right treatment in the right place and as quickly as possible, NHS partners are promoting the various options available, particularly the ‘alternatives to A&E’, including self-care, NHS111, pharmacy and GP services (of course 999 and A&E remain key options but the message is that they should only be used in genuine emergencies).