The NHS Health Check is a free check-up of your overall health. It can tell you whether you’re at higher risk of getting certain health problems, such as heart disease, diabetes, kidney disease and stroke.
See below for the February Timetable.
NHS Health Check Eligibility Criteria
- Aged 40 – 74
- Do not already have heart disease, diabetes or kidney disease or have previously suffered a stroke
- Manchester GP Practice
- Have not had an NHS health check in last 5 years
If you’re over 65, you’ll also be told the signs and symptoms of dementia to look out for.
The NHS Health Check is carried out by a healthcare professional. The check takes about 20 to 30 minutes. You’ll usually be told your results during the appointment. Also a summary of the results of your NHS Health Check will be recorded in your confidential medical records, which can be accessed by your GP and other healthcare professionals who need to see it if you consult them
For more information please visit NHS Health Check – Home.
February Timetable below or download it here.