Information for patients​


If you are already a patient using NHS services in Southwark these pages will give you, and those supporting you, more information on managing your healthcare.

Follow the links on the left of this page to learn more about managing your medicines and prescriptions, understand more about your NHS records and find out how funding for treatment not usually commissioned by Southwark CCG. You can also find out who to contact about NHS continuing care assessments.

GP online services

GP online services allow Southwark residents to make GP appointments easily and at times that suit them.

If you are already registered with a local doctor, you can book an appointment via the GP online services website . You can do this at any time, night or day and without the need to make a phone call. An app is also available for smartphone and tablet users.

You can also order repeat prescriptions, access test results and track your treatment remotely. Patients who prefer not to use digital services can still make appointments over the phone or in person.

To download the app for smartphone, tablet, or to simply find out more, please visit the NHS Choices website at

If you are not registered with a GP, call or go into a surgery close to where you live and ask to register.