See your Pharmacist First

NHS Pharmacy First Scotland will allow community pharmacies to give people expert help for treating conditions such as sore throats, earache and cold sores, along with common clinical conditions such as urinary tract infections (UTI’s).

Patient Advice and Support Service (PASS)

The Patient Rights Act provided for the establishment of PASS. PASS operates independently of the NHS, and provides free, confidential information, advice and support to anyone who uses the NHS in Scotland. The Service promotes an awareness and understanding of the rights and responsibilities of patients, and can advise and support people who wish to give feedback, make comments, raise concerns or make complaints about treatment and care provided.