Category: NHS services


The WaitLess app helps you find the quickest access to the best care in east Kent, Dorset and Northampton. 

If you require urgent treatment, WaitLess provides all the information you need about health services for non-life-threatening emergencies. 


Who is it suitable for?

Anyone needing urgent treatment in east Kent, Dorset and Northampton.

How does it work?

WaitLess lets you make an informed decision about the best place to go for urgent treatment. It provides current waiting times, opening hours and directions to all urgent care centres in east Kent, Dorset and Northampton.

Most urgent treatment can be provided by minor injury units and medical centres, so by using WaitLess you're helping the NHS by freeing up A&E departments for those who really need them.

Conditions that can be treated at an urgent treatment centre include:

  • sprains and strains
  • suspected broken limbs
  • minor head injuries
  • cuts and grazes
  • bites and stings
  • minor scalds and burns
  • ear and throat infections
  • skin infections and rashes
  • eye problems
  • coughs and colds
  • feverish illness in adults
  • feverish illness in children
  • abdominal pain
  • vomiting and diarrhoea
  • emergency contraception

Report an issue

You can contact the developer directly to report any issue or if you have any questions about this product.

Please share the details through our contact form for our records.

How do I access it?

WaitLess is free to download from the App Store or Google Play.

Page last reviewed: 20/08/2018
Next review due: 20/08/2021


The app developer is solely responsible for their app's advertisement, compliance and fitness for purpose. Unless stated otherwise, apps are not supplied by the NHS, and the NHS is not liable for their use.

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