Health Advice

This page is to give advice and guidance to patients on how to manage their long-term conditions, how to deal with minor injury and illness that doesn't require treatment from a clinician and give patients advice on several topics.


Tailored advice for our patients

The following content is provided by SMC and is regularly updated to help meet our communities needs. 

If there is some information that is not listed here which you would like some guidance on, please feel free to let a member of staff know so we can add this to our page!

This Link is Under Construction

General advice

Below is a list of links which are provided by the healthcare community as a whole. This information can be found both online via NHS choices and on other practice websites. Each catagory below has multiple other sub-catagories to best help you manage your care.

NHS 111

NHS 111

111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally. 

Your needs will be assessed and you will be given advice about whether you need:

  • Treat yourself at home
  • Go to a Primary Care Centre

If you need face to face medical attention you may be asked to attend a Primary Care Centre.

Click here to access NHS 111 online or call 111 to speak to a staff member.