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NHS Health Check

Eligibility

You are eligible for an NHS Health Check once every 5 years if you are aged between 40 – 74 and live or work in the Lancashire County Council area

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If you have one of the following pre-existing conditions, you are not eligible to receive an NHS Health Check:

  • Coronary heart disease
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Transient ischaemic attack
  • Familial hypercholesterolaemia
  • Heart failure
  • Peripheral arterial disease
  • Stroke
NHS Health check - helping you prevent diabetes, heart disease, kidney disease, stroke & dementia

You are also not able to receive an NHS Health Check if:

  • You are taking medication to lower your cholesterol
  • You have been assessed through an NHS Health Check (or equivalent) to have a 20% or higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease


If you’re not eligible, you may still be able to have a blood pressure check and lifestyle conversation. S
peak to a member of the team if you see us out and about.

If you are unsure if you meet the eligibility criteria or want to know more about the NHS Health Check in Lancashire, please contact us:

fcms.nhshealthcheckslancashire@nhs.net

0300 033 6431