There’s not a second to waste in the case of a real health emergency.
When an ambulance is called to a non-emergency, it puts the lives of people in a life threatening emergency at risk.
We want Victorians to have confidence that in an emergency they will get the care they need, when they need it. That's why we all should save triple zero calls and ambulances for emergencies… because there are alternatives.
There’s your local pharmacist who can provided treatment and advice for minor injuries and ailments helping Victorians save 000 for emergencies.
You can also always ring NURSE-ON-CALL for immediate expert advice, 24 hours a day 7 days a week. And of course, if you feel unwell, or have a more serious, non-emergency health concern, you can see you GP who is qualified in general medical practice.
So to help save lives, save triple zero for emergencies.