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The Nurse-On-Call helpline provides caring, professional health advice from a registered nurse. It operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.The service provides support when you or someone you are caring for is feeling unwell; you are not sure if you should seek medical help; you are far from home or a long way from medical help; or you want advice or information about health services in your area.The service is accessible from any landline or mobile phone in Victoria. Costs for a local call apply to landlines, although calls from mobile phones may be charged at a higher rate. Interpreter and the National Relay Service are also available.Nurses do not diagnose and cannot provide a diagnosis, and the service is for non-emergency health advice only.

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Last updated: Friday, 12 August 2022