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Feeling sick and not sure what to do?

Call the free Nurse Health Line: (713) 338-7979

When you or a family member is feeling sick, but you are not sure if you need to see your doctor or go to the hospital, call the free Nurse Health Line at (713) 338-7979 or toll-free at 1-855-577-7979. Experienced nurses will help you decide when and where to go for medical care. These trained nurses are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer your health questions by phone.

Who Can Call?

The Nurse Health Line is a free service available to all area residents living in Harris County and surrounding counties. Whether you have health insurance or not, bilingual nurses are available to answer your call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You do not have to be a Memorial Hermann patient to call.

How Does It Work?

When you call the Nurse Health Line, experienced, bilingual nurses use their training and experience to conduct assessments by phone. They help callers with healthcare questions and assist them in choosing the right kind of care.

Nurse Health Line Facts

  • Free
  • Available to anyone in Harris County or surrounding counties
  • Accessible 24/7
  • Bilingual Registered Nurses (English/Spanish)
  • Confidential

For life-threatening emergencies, please call 9-1-1. The Nurse Health Line is not designed to assist with life-threatening conditions or emergencies.

The Nurse Health Line is funded by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services and Texas Health and Human Services Commission.