Right Place Right Time

Sick or injured?

Find the best place to go when you don't know.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Check your symptoms and get information
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Get the right medical help in the right place at the right time.

Choose the best option for you or your family when you’re sick or injured.

Check your symptoms

Unsure about your symptoms?

Find out what you’re dealing with.

The healthdirect symptom checker gives you free and customised advice on what to do next.

Symptom checker
Concerned about COVID-19?

Find out what you need to do.

Use the Coronavirus symptom checker to find out if you need to seek medical help.

Get urgent help

Serious illness or accident?

Suspect a heart attack or stroke?

Call Triple Zero (000) for an ambulance if you’ve been involved in an accident or you’re experiencing any of these serious symptoms:

  • major injuries
  • chest pains
  • difficulty breathing and gasping for breath.
Triple Zero (000)
Do you suspect you have COVID-19?

If you have severe difficulty breathing, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

Be prepared to tell your call handler and paramedics about your recent travel history and any contact you’ve had with other people.

Find a doctor

Minor illness or injury? See your GP.

When you need non-urgent medical help, your GP should be your first stop. If you are unable to see your usual GP, click the button below to find a doctor.

Find a doctor
Call ahead

Call and confirm before you visit

Many GPs are offering telephone consults while COVID-19 is still a risk. Contact the GP to confirm their availability, opening hours or to discuss your symptoms.