Hospital scene
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Youths get lessons on how to use NHS services

13 November 2010 Last updated at 09:10 GMT

Lessons on how to use NHS services are being to be offered to secondary school pupils from next week.

The initiative aims to teach children where they can go if they need help and it hoped the scheme will reduce the burden on accident and emergency departments.

Phil Lavelle reports.