The use of 084 numbers in the NHS: Further guidance

Clarification of a number of issues



Further guidance has been published on the use of 084 numbers in the NHS, clarifying a number of issues that have arisen since the publication of Directions to NHS bodies in December 2009. These include:

  • What types of calls are included in the Directions and Regulations
  • The role evidence should play when considering the use of 084 numbers
  • The roles of the GP practices and other primary medical services contractors