Need anytime health advice?
Call 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84).
If you or someone you care for has a health concern, call 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84) and qualified staff will give you advice on what to do and how quickly you should do it.
13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84) is a confidential phone service that provides health advice to Queenslanders. You can phone and talk to a registered nurse 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week for the cost of a local call. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander callers can nominate to speak to an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander registered nurse.
Find out if you need to
seek medical help.
Get free and instant advice online, including what to do next.
Visit healthdirect’s online Symptom Checker and select the symptoms that are bothering you most. You’ll get free and instant advice on what to do next.
If it’s a medical emergency,
call 000 immediately.
Serious injury or illness? Suspected stroke or heart attack? Call 000 immediately.
In an emergency always dial 000.
In the case of a major injury, chest pain, or a life-threatening illness call 000 immediately.
Do not rely on 13 HEALTH, the Symptom Checker or the information within the campaign materials for immediate, urgent medical needs. 13 HEALTH, healthdirect’s Symptom Checker and the campaign materials are not designed to facilitate medical emergencies.
13 HEALTH is a Queensland Health service that provides confidential health assessment and information for Queenslanders, 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week. 13 HEALTH is only available in Queensland. Interstate callers should contact their local health service provider or call healthdirect Australia on 1800 022 222.
The healthdirect Symptom Checker is a federally funded service, providing quality, approved health information and advice. For more information on 13 HEALTH, visit www.qld.gov.au. For more information on healthdirect, visit www.healthdirect.gov.au.
This campaign has been made possible through funding provided by the Australian Government under the PHN Program. Brisbane North PHN wishes to acknowledge Queensland Health and healthdirect; their cooperation has enabled the PHN to promote these services.
While the Australian Government Department of Health has contributed to the funding of this website, the information on this website does not necessarily reflect the views of the Australian Government and is not advice that is provided, or information that is endorsed, by the Australian Government. The Australian Government is not responsible in negligence or otherwise for any injury, loss or damage however arising from the use of or reliance on the information provided on this website.