Tower Hamlets Primary Care Vaccination Programme
Since December, the Tower Hamlets GP Care Group has been running the COVID-19 Vaccination Programme on behalf of the borough’s GP practices. Vaccinations are strictly by appointment only and individuals are contacted in the order of the priority groups identified by NHS England.
The eligible priority groups that have been vaccinated by this programme so far in Tower Hamlets are listed on the GP Care Group website. Click here to view eligible groups.
Eligible younger cohorts are advised to visit the National Booking Helpline here
If you’re eligible to have the COVID-19 vaccination and would like to book your appointment or need support, please contact the council’s COVID-19 helpline on 020 7364 3030.
COVID-19 vaccinations are available from the Art Pavilion, Mile End Park, Clinton Road, London, E3 4QY.
Mile End Park has produced a map offering a visual, step-free guide from Mile End Underground Station to The Art Pavilion.
When to book your second dose?
Just like the first dose, eligible individuals will be contacted when it is time for them to have their second dose. However, the GP Care Group has provided a second dose eligibility window here.
Find out more about the vaccination programme on the GP Care Group’s website.
More information can be found on Tower Hamlets Council’s website.
Getting the help you need
The NHS in London is very busy as coronavirus infection rates continue to be high, but we’ll help you get urgent care when you need it.
Most consultations are over the phone and via video. This is for everyone's safety. We will assess your situation and invite you into the practice if needed.
We can arrange same-day appointments if you need urgent care but please don't visit without an appointment. Appointments will be held in the best way to keep you safe from Covid.
You can also contact 111, day or night, for other urgent health advice - including if you have concerns about your Covid-19 symptoms.
Please remember that 999 and A&E are for emergencies.
Please help reduce infections, protect the NHS and keep each other safe by following the latest rules.
How to access your GP practice
What is eConsult?
eConsult enables NHS based GP practices to offer online consultations to their patients. This allows patients to submit their symptoms or requests to their own GP electronically and offers around the clock NHS self-help information, signposting to services, and a symptom checker.
eConsult is the most widely used digital triage tool in NHS primary care, built by NHS GPs for NHS patients, designed to enhance patient access, improve practice efficiencies and signpost patients to the right place at the right time for their care. Live in 3125 NHS practices, eConsult gives millions of patients access to their own GP online.
On Fridays 14th, 21st and 28th of May at 6:30PM Online Consultations will be shut down due to the Weekend. Online Consultations will be reopened from Midnight Sunday the 16th, 23rd of May and Monday the 31st of May due to the Bank Holiday weekend.
On Fridays 14th, 21st and 28th of May we will be open as usual until 6:30PM. The surgery will re-open on Monday at 8:00AM the 17th, 24th of May and Tuesday the 1st of June for the Bank Holiday weekend.
If you have any medical concerns over the weekend please seek help from your local pharmacy or contact NHS 111 online on https://111.nhs.uk. As qualified healthcare professionals, Pharmacists can offer clinical advice and over-the-counter medicines for a range of minor illnesses, such as coughs, colds, sore throats, tummy trouble and aches and pains.
During the pandemic, we are working hard to make sure all adults and babies still receive their routine vaccinations. When you visit us, things may be a little different: social distancing and infection prevention control measures are in place. This is all to keep you and staff safe.
If your Child is due a vaccination, contact us today to book an appointment with the nurse.
Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, we are limiting access to the Surgery. If you would like to register with us please click on the link below and complete your registration online.
Your Good Health
Access to a wide range of healthcare services is a key element of a good local practice. We don’t just want to see you when you’re ill, we want to make sure you stay healthy too. Check out how we can cover both bases with our clinics and services.
Our professional team will ensure you receive the best attention at all times whether you’re attending a specialist clinic or a routine appointment. If you are new to the area registration is easy and comes with the comfort of discretion and confidentiality assured.
Student Health Service
For Queen Mary University of London students. Please follow this link for information regarding the Student Health Service.
Important information about the coronavirus (COVID-19)
The latest information on Coronavirus infection can be found on
These are the main symptoms of coronavirus
A high temperature – this means you feel hot to touch on your chest or back (you do not need to measure your temperature)
A new, continuous cough – this means coughing a lot for more than an hour, or 3 or more coughing episodes in 24 hours (if you usually have a cough, it may be worse than usual)
You can't cope with your symptoms at home or your condition gets worst contact NHS 111
Prescription request during the Coronavirus outbreak
Minimising non-urgent visits to the practice- Wherever possible we are asking patients to order their repeat medicine using the NHS App which can be downloaded here. Please also nominate a pharmacy to receive your prescription electronically instead of coming to the reception to collect. For patients who are unable to order online we have a request a box in the entrance to the surgery.
(Site updated 11/05/2021)