Welcome to Sydenham Green Group Practice

Welcome to Sydenham Green Group Practice. We see all patients regardless of colour, race, gender or religion. We are proud of our reception, administrative and health professional teams. As a team we aim to provide a high level of care by working together with our patients and their families.

COVID-19 Vaccine


Covid 19 Vaccines
We will start the delivery of COVID-19 vaccinations to our patients from Saturday 16th January 2021. 
We will be working with a number of other local GP Practices to deliver the flu vaccination from Sydenham Green Group Practice on Holmshaw Close. 
Please help us and do not contact the Practice or other NHS services to get an appointment for a COVID-19 vaccination – we will contact you.
For further information please visit https://selondonccg.nhs.uk/what-we-do/covid-19/covid-19-vaccine.
The practice will contact you when it gets to your turn on the nationally set priority list
 
Priority Cohort Sequence
 
1.     Older people’s care homes residents and staff
2.     People 80 years of age and over, and healthcare and social care workers
3.     People 75 years of age and over
4.     People 70 years of age and over
5.     People 65 years of age and over
6.     Adults under 65 years of age at high risk due to medical conditions
7.     Adults under 65 years of age at moderate risk due to medical conditions
8.     People 60 years of age and over
9.     People 55 years of age and over
10.  People 50 years of age and over
11.  Key workers, and the rest of the population
 
You will receive an invitation to book an appointment by text or email.  If you do not have access to an email or mobile phone, we will contact you on your landline or write to you
We hope you appreciate our practice is very busy at the moment, as are other NHS services – please do not contact us with general queries about when you will be able to get the vaccine. We will contact you.
 
Downloads of materials (including special prints eg foreign languages, braille, large print, etc) can be made via the NHSE Health Publications https://www.healthpublications.gov.uk/ArticleOverview.html?sp=Sall
16th January 2021

Ask NHS App on mobile phone

Ask NHS GP App

A simple online and mobile solution designed to help patients get the right healthcare they need at the right time. Developed by local GPs and leading IT company, Sensely. Using the app can help patients take more control of their own health.

Use the Right Service

How to use your health services

We’re asking the residents of Lewisham to help us, help YOU to stay well. If you, or a loved one feels unwell or needs advice, using the right service can prevent an illness from getting worse and enable you to feel better sooner.

Self Care

Minor cuts and grazes, bruises, minor sprains, coughs and colds

Pharmacy

Minor illnesses, headache, stomach upsets, bites & stings

Ask NHS App

A virtual health care assistant called Olivia, available 24/7

GP Advice

Persistnet symptoms, chronic pain, long lasting conditions

Dentist

When your mouth or teeth need urgent attention

Optician

Sudden loss of vision. Blurred vision. Painful or red eyes?

Health & Wellbeing

Advice to help with health and wellbeing

NHS 111

Feeling unwell? Unsure? Anxious? Need help? Call 111

A&E or 999

Choking, chest pain, blacking out, serious blood loss

News & Announcements

Staff Training

Staff Training

PLEASE NOTE The Practice will be closed for staff training on Wednesday 16th December 2020  from 12.30pm  reopening on Thursday

COVID-19 vaccination

You may have seen media coverage of the impending rollout of a COVID-19 vaccination. We are working toward being ready

Coronavirus (COVID- 19)

Do not go to your GP surgery, hospital or pharmacy if you have symptoms of coughing or fever or shortness

Help us to Help You

We all know that the NHS can be busy, but everyone can benefit by following the expert advice of NHS staff to

Alert

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

The Practice is currently very busy.  We have been told to prioritise the administration of the corona virus vaccination to our patients as soon as possible whilst also operating our normal opening hours. This means we have to reduce some routine non-urgent services or refer you to our GP Extended Service or other healthcare professionals. 111 can help out of hours. 999 and A&E should only be for emergencies. Please be considerate and be patient to our staff when booking appointments. They are currently working under immense pressure

Due to the Coronavirus outbreak the practice will be suspending all face to face appointments from Monday 16th March.

GP Appointments are only telephone or video based at the moment. Only if asked by the GP themselves will you be seen face to face.

We recommend all our patients use our Ask NHS GP App to get the right healthcare they need at the right time

If you are experiencing symptoms of Coronavirus, please visit visit NHS 111 Online in the first instance and then call 111 for further advice if needed.

For information on the coronavirus outbreak please go to the NHS.UK page on coronavirus or the information on GOV.UK.