GP led health centre (walk-in centre)
JANUARY 2018: NHS Lewisham CCG has agreed recommendations to allow the contract for the Walk-in Centre in New Cross to expire. This decision was taken following comprehensive review and evaluation of the clinical evidence and the consultation responses. This means the Walk-in Centre will close at the end of March 2018. For more details please click here.
We currently have one GP-led health centre in Lewisham which is also known as the walk-in centre. It is provided by The Hurley Group Partnership and located at:
Waldron Health Centre
London SE14 6LD
Tel. 0203 049 2370
NHS England currently holds the contract for both registered and non-registered patients (walk-in patients). The contract for this centre will run until 28 February 2015.
The funding for the non-registered patients (walk-in activity only) transferred to Lewisham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) on 1 April 2013. NHS England continues to fund all registered activity .
There are a number of national and local reviews of walk-in centres currently being made, as follows:
Monitor recently did a national review looking at the provision of walk-in centres in England. Visit Monitor's website to find out more information about the review.
NHS England is currently doing a review of walk-in centres in London (walk-in centres are sometimes also known as GP-led health centres).
Lewisham CCG will be doing a review of this service in 2014/15 as part of its commissioning intentions and operating plan. Find out more by reading the NHS Lewisham CCG Commissioning intentions.
To learn more about walk-in centres, visit NHS Choices website - Emergency and urgent care services: NHS walk-in centres.
GP surgeries in lewisham
To find a GP to register with see the GP surgeries section of this website.