In an emergency you should call 999.
Chest pains, stroke symptoms and/or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.
A&E is located in the Uist & Barra Hospital, Balivanich, Benbecula, HS7 5LA. The senior nursing staff can triage and manage minor injuries, and a doctor is always on-call for back-up. If you need advice, or would like to arrange to be seen, please contact NHS24 by dialling 111. Calling ahead allows us to ensure that you are seen promptly by the right person.
Dental emergencies are managed by dentists, who will see you within 24 hours for painful conditions. They can be contacted on NHS24 by dialling 111, or on their usual surgery numbers during opening hours.