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 John Scott Health Centre                                                                                             Browsealoudbaloud

Cedar Practice, GP surgery in Hackney, looks after the day-to-day care of patients. Our aim is to give patients more control over their health and wellbeing. 

New patients welcome.

November 2020

  • Unfortunately we had a disruption to our service this week due to a technical fault. We are pleased to report our systems are now back up and running and a normal service has resumed. Many apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused. (Wednesday 11/11/20)

  • Appointments: 

    The practice offers telephone appointments, face to face appointments and online appointments.  To book an appointment using our online service visit via Online Consult. A GP will respond to your email request within 48 hours.


  • City and Hackney Duty Doctor - 8 am - 8 pm GP Appointments. Speak to our reception team if you would like a weekend or evening appointment.

  • We are offering a free flu vaccination to all over 65s and under 65s with particular long-term health conditions. Please contact reception to check if you are eligible and to book an appointment with the nurse. More information about the flu vaccination can be found here: Flu Information and FAQs 2020

  • If you have a minor ailment, you may be able to receive treatment from a local pharmacy for free. This scheme is called Health First Pharmacy. Please see this leaflet for more information on the service and the groups of patients who are eligible. Health First Pharmacy Scheme

  • How to get tested for Coronavirus (Covid-19):

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  • CQC Rating 2019: Summary Ratings 2019    Note:  Re-validated as 'Good' January 2020

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  • Take part in our short survey and help the NHS in north east London this winter by sharing your views about flu vaccination. Whether or not you had the flu vaccine last year, and whether or not you intend to have it this year, we would like to know what you think.



  • Money Matters? - Hackney Council offer a guide to debt, work worries and benefits entitlements


  • Find a food bank here

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  • Other useful information

- To find more information about available NHS services in London, visit


Free Internet Access in Hackney


  • Friends and Family Test (FFT) 

    The NHS Standard Contract for 2014/2015 requires that providers of NHS-funded services undertake the Friends and Family Test (FFT). The FFT offers patients of NHS-funded services the opportunity to provide feedback about the care and treatment they received. We are asking patients how likely it would be that they would recommend the service they have received from us to their friends and family.

In order to participate, your Review can be submitted either by the 'Have your say - Friends & Family Test' link or via the link below

FFT Results - September 2020




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