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
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
you are not registered with a GP, call or go into a surgery close to
where you live and ask to register. Or find a list of local surgeries at