When We Are Closed
Lambeth PCT commissions out-of-hours emergency cover which is provided by SELDOC. If you are suddenly taken ill in the evening or at the weekend please ring the surgery and listen for the number to ring 020 8693 9066. SELDOC is a service for emergencies that cannot wait until surgery re-opens.
The nearest NHS walk-in centre is at St George’s Hospital, Blackshaw Rd, London SW17 Tel: 0208 700 0505. Please note if you are not entitled to free NHS care you will be charged a consultation fee and the cost of any drugs prescribed to you.
In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can also call NHS Direct (0845 4647) to speak to a triage nurse. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.
Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.