NHS Healthchecks

Patients aged 40 – 74 who do not have certain pre-existing conditions are invited for NHS Healthchecks . The check must take place before your 75th birthday. You are entitled to a NHS Healthcheck every 5 years if you meet the following criteria:

I am an NHS Dorset resident aged between 40 and 74. 

I have NOT already been diagnosed or treated for any of the following: 

Diabetes

CHD

Heart Failure

Atrial Fibrillation

Hypertension

Stroke/TIA

Renal disease/CKD

Familial hypercholesterolemia

Peripheral Arterial Disease

I am not receiving palliative care treatment or taking statins.

I have not had a NHS Healthcheck in the last 5 years.

If we haven’t invited you yet and you would like to be invited, please let us know.

For more information see   http://www.nhs.uk/nhshealthcheck