NHS Web Services

NHS Direct - Visit

'Your gateway to internet health' - this site offers more than simply the phone number for NHS direct. It even has a collection of audio clips on over 200 health issues.

Patient UK - Visit

Patient UK is a directory of UK health, disease and related websites. It is edited by two GPs.

Torbay and Southern Devon Health and Care NHS Trust - Visit

Torbay and Southern Devon Health and Care NHS Trust was established in 2004 and covers the same geographical area as Torbay Council. It manages:

  • Paignton Hospital
  • Brixham Hospital
  • Occupational Therapy Services
  • Podiatry Services

Torbay and Southern CCG - Visit

South Devon and Torbay CCG is a Clinical Commissioning Group representing all of the local GP practices. Following authorisation on 1 April 2013, South Devon and Torbay CCG has become a formal NHS body responsible for buying and developing services for local patients.

Torbay Council - Visit

Offering information from the Councils point of view on the Environment, tourism, heritage and business. Leisure, entertainment and local services - it even has a road works bulletin and the weather forecast for the area!

Social Services - Visit

Net Doctor - Visit

This site is one of a group of sites in different countries. It offers a very good series of articles on many different aspects of health as well as an opportunity to find out about medications.

BBC Health pages - Visit

The good old Beeb has a superb site with a wide variety of information and up-to-the-minute health news and advice on fitness and keeping healthy.

Embarrassing problems - Visit

"We're not implying that the topics discussed on the site should be viewed as being 'embarrassing' - quite the reverse, in fact. We hope the information on our site will persuade you that your embarrassing problem is not so embarrassing after all and/or will provide some helpful information."