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Exercise your right to choice in the NHS
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Your guide to making the health service work for you
Find out what choice means in the 21st-century NHS and learn how you can take control of your health and treatment.
All about choice
Simple tips to help you use the NHS more effectively, from choosing a GP to getting a second opinion to picking the right hospital.
The NHS constitution details what you can and should expect when using the NHS.
Learn how simple lifestyle changes can make you and your family healthier, fitter and happier.
Many health conditions can be treated in different ways. Know your options and then choose what's right for you.
NHS Choices is full of tools and resources to help you make informed decisions about your health.
Book your hospital appointment online or by phone, once you have been referred by your GP.
Need to register with a GP? You can usually choose from any in your area
The Constitution sets out your rights as an NHS patient. These rights cover how patients access health services, the quality of care you’ll receive, the treatments and programmes available to you, confidentiality, information and your right to complain if things go wrong.
Let our guide talk you through how to access NHS care and make choices about your health and treatment
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