appointments are at the GP's discretion.
Any patients who are exhibiting symptoms
of the Coronavirus will not be seen and advised to visit
Prior to the appointment
all patients are required to have their temperatures
checked and to ask the receptionist for a token which
they can use on our blood pressure machine, the machine
will check your Blood pressure, height and weight. You
will get a printout of your results which can then be
passed onto the receptionist where it can be added to
your health records.
On-entry to the Health centre
you will be asked by the health centre security guard
to make sure that you are wearing face masks or face
coverings, he will ask if you are exempt, and will ask
you to santatise your hands. The service is provided
masks and coverings are to be worn at all times by all
GP's, nurses, visitors and patients.
from face covering badges (for a mobile phone)
from face covering badges (to print)
from face covering card (to print)
Some people may feel more comfortable
showing something that says they do not have to wear
a face covering. This could be in the form of an exemption
card, badge or even a home-made sign.
- If you are aged 18 and over
- You are at high
risk from coronavirus (clinically
- If you are a frontline health and social
- You have a condition that puts you
at higher risk (clinically vulnerable)
- You get a carer's allowance , get support
following an assessment by your local authority or
your GP record shows that you are a carer
If you think you are an eligible unpaid carer who has
not been contacted for your coronavirus please contact
one of our receptionists.
We urge everyone eligible who has not
yet had their first vaccine to book on the national
booking system or by calling 119.
- You can also book an appointment at
Walthamstow Central Library directly by calling
0203 196 3239, click
here for directions and maps to the Walthamstow Centrall
- You can book an appointment at a community
pop up clinic or at Leytonstone Library, or make general
vaccine enquiries by calling 0208 496 3000
- You can book an appointment at Chingford
Leisure Centre, Westfield or at a pharmacy site on
the national booking system or by calling 119
- If you have had your first vaccine,
please make sure you have your second vaccine to ensure
- If you have specific concerns about
taking the vaccine and would like to talk to a health
professional please contact your GP
There is comprehensive information, guidance,
and answers to questions, including vaccination information
for frontline health and social care staff, carers and
vulnerable at COVID-19
Vaccination programme | East London Health & Care
Most consultations are over the phone and via video.
This is for everyone's safety. We will assess your situation
and invite you into the practice if needed.
We can arrange same-day appointments if
you need urgent care but please don't visit without
an appointment. Appointments will be held in the best
way to keep you safe from Covid.
You can also contact 111, day or night,
for other urgent health advice - including if you have
concerns about your Covid-19 symptoms.
Please remember that 999 and A&E are
Please help reduce infections, protect
the NHS and keep each other safe by following
the latest rules.
During the Coronavirus
pandemic, all young babies will continue to receive
their 2 month (8 week) checks and immunisations from
the practice. Patient's should contact the practice
to make an appointment for themselves and their baby
or babies, with one of our GP's and nurses. Post-natal
appointments can also be made with the nurse.
Please be aware that at certain
times of the day our phone lines are busy with patients
enquiring about booking appointments and test results,
for a quick response please contact the practice
between 2.30PM and 4.30PM. For appointments,
we would like to make you aware that we offer the use
of an online booking system, which allows you to book
appointments in advance and handle prescriptions online.
Please collect a letter from the reception to gain access
to this system, once
you have your login details, you can login from here
For patients who are unable to book or make an appointment
during normal surgery hours we offer extended
opening hours from 6.30PM to 7.00PM on Monday, Tuesday,
Wednesday and Friday evenings. We have
a limited capacity of appointments so it is important
that if you are able to make an appointment but if you
cannot attend, you need to let us know as someone else
may need that slot and you may not be able to book another
appointments cannot be pre-booked and are just for emergencies.
If all the emergency
and urgent appointments are not available, and the problem
cannot wait, it is up to the doctor to decide if the
patient can be seen or not, it is not up to the receptionist
Website updated on Sunday 18th July 2021