If you have a minor injury please dial NHS 24 on 111 to be referred to the right service. They will arrange an appointment if you need to attend hospital. Or, if appropriate, they can schedule an appointment with Call MIA for a confidential assessment by video call with a qualified Nurse Practitioner.
This service can help patients aged 12 years and over quickly and easily with a recent minor injury including:
- strains, sprains and suspected broken arms and legs
- wounds and minor burns
- minor bumps to head and face
- simple eye injuries
- insect bites and stings
Ifyou are given an appoinment with Call MIA you will be sent a link to open at the time of your appointment which connects you to a member of the healthcare team. To work you will need a reliable internet connection and a smartphone, tablet or computer with a webcam.
A Nurse Practitioner will assess your injury and provide advice and treatment within a matter of minutes. A lot of minor injuries can be treated from the comfort of your home or with the help of a local pharmacy.