Is healthdirect free in Australia?

healthdirect provides free, trusted health information and advice, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Is nurse on Call Australia wide?

A 13 HEALTH nurse is always just a phone call away The 13 HEALTH service is available to all Queenslanders, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Is there a way to talk to a doctor online for free?

Online Doctor Consultation. Connect with a board-certified physician 24 hours a day with Your Doctors Online. Our free app allows you to chat in real-time and send photos or videos with a professional and experienced doctor.

Can I call the emergency room to ask a question?

If your condition is life-threatening, call 911 or go the Emergency Room. Emergency care is covered at all times and in all places. If you’re not sure if you should visit the Emergency Room and need advice, you can: Call the Nurse Advice Line 1-800-249-3619 (TTY 711)

Who can I phone for health advice?

NHS 111
NHS 111 can help when you need medical help or advice fast – but it’s not an emergency.

How do you use Healthdirect?

How to join a Video Call with a waiting patient/client and begin your consultation.

  1. Sign in to with your username and password.
  2. You will arrive in your Waiting Area dashboard page.
  3. Select the patient you want to join and click Join.

Where can I get support as a nurse in Australia?

Our telephone helpline provides free and confidential support 24/7, to all nurses, midwives and nursing and midwifery students Australia wide — 1800 667 877. Our counsellors are here to discuss any health-related issues.

Who will answer your calls as a nurse-on-call?

All calls are answered by registered nurses who have at least 2 years’ experience working in hospitals. In addition to clinical training, all NURSE-ON-CALL staff are fully trained to provide expert health advice, information and triage over the telephone.

How do I contact a registered nurse in Victoria?

NURSE-ON-CALL puts you directly in touch with a registered nurse for caring, professional health advice around the clock. Call 1300 60 60 24 from anywhere in Victoria for free health advice, 24 hours a day. If you think your situation is an emergency, you should always call 000 or go to an emergency department at a hospital.

What does a registered nurse do over the phone?

Registered nurses provide health–related advice over the phone for health information and assessment of symptoms. This includes a comprehensive telephone assessment resulting in a recommendation of a time and place of care.