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  • WE ARE NOW MOVING TO A SYSTEM OF PHONE TRIAGE FOR ALL OUR PATIENTS.  IF YOU ALREADY HAVE AN APPOINTMENT BOOKED THIS WILL BE CHANGED TO A PHONE CONSULTATION.  THE DR WILL TRY AND MANAGE YOUR CARE ON THE PHONE AND WILL ADVISE IF YOU STILL NEED TO COME INTO THE SURGERY.

  • IN ALL CASES: Do not come into the surgery if you have any symptoms however mild (eg Fever, new continuous cough) and follow latest advice to self isolate at home.

Extended Access Appointments

Camden Extended Access Service operates between 18.30-20.00 weekday evenings and at weekends too. This service, provided by AT Medics, operates for the benefit of all registered Camden patients and provides GP appointments with full access to Camden’s community and specialist services at the times and locations detailed below.

Swiss Cottage Surgery
2 Winchester Mews, NW3 3NP
Opening Hours: Weekdays from 6.30pm to 8.00pm and on Saturdays from 8.00am to 8.00pm.

Somers Town Medical Centre
77-83 Charlton Street, London, NW1 1HY
Opening Hours: Weekdays from 6.30pm to 8.00pm and on Weekends from 8.00am to 8.00pm.

Brondesbury Medical Centre Centre
279 Kilburn High Road, NW6 7JQ
Opening Hours: Weekdays from 6.30pm to 8.00pm and on Weekends from 8.00am to 8.00pm.

Caversham Group Practice
4 Peckwater Street, Kentish Town, NW5 2UP
Opening Hours: Weekdays from 6.30pm to 8.00pm and on Weekends from 8.00am to 8.00pm.

To book an appointment at one of these locations you will need to contact Camden GP hubs either via their website camdengphubs.co.uk or by calling on 02 07391 9979, the telephone booking service is available from 8.00am till 8.00pm 7 days a week.

Please note: in order to use this service, you must be a Camden resident or registered with a GP practice in Camden, and must consent to the GP Hubs viewing your medical records. (if you do not want to share your records you will not be able to access this service)

It is useful if you can tell the receptionist when you are booking an appointment the reason but this is not always necessary.

GP Hubs are staffed by experienced GPs and Nurses and offer assessment and treatment for adults and children with minor injuries and illnesses.

This service is commissioned by NHS Camden Clinical Commissioning Group, and has been implemented following consultation and feedback from a wide variety of patients across Camden, local GPs, other local health services, Healthwatch Camden and Camden Council.

Some of the care delivered

GP Hubs are staffed by experienced GPs and Nurses and offer assessment and treatment for adults and children.

GPs can help with the following (this is not an exhaustive list):

* Urinary tract infections, earache and sore throats, headaches and rashes
* Bruises
* Stomach pain and nausea
* Strains and sprains
* Superficial burns and scalds
* Care of minor accidental wounds including those that require closure
* Bites and stings
* Minor head injuries
* Minor limb injuries
* Minor skin and tissue infections
* Removal of foreign bodies from eyes, ears and noses
* Emergency contraception

Nurses can help with the following (this is not an exhaustive list):

* Basic Health Status Checks, BP, BMI, Smoking/alcohol status
* Urine dip tests
* Dressing changes (please bring your dressing with you)
* Suture/clip removal
* Post-operative wound care
* Vitamin B12 Injections (you must bring the medication with you)
* Contraception – Oral Contraceptive “Pill Checks”
* Contraceptive – Depo-Provera injection (you must bring the medication with you)
* Spirometry screening (not full diagnostic spirometry with reversibility)
* Cervical Screening “Smear test”
* Vaccinations: Influenza – Adult and Child | Pneumonia | Childhood Immunisations | Pertussis/Whooping cough | Shingles



 
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