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Healthcare For The Costume Store

By UALHalls 03 Sep 2015

It is extremely important for you to register with a local doctor, (GP), as soon as you arrive. Do not wait until you are unwell as it may not be possible to be seen immediately if you are not registered. The nearest doctor’s surgery is at the address below:

The centre houses 3 doctor’s practices and a walk in clinic. For minor ailments, always try a pharmacy before visiting the doctor. Describe your symptoms to the qualified pharmacist and he/she will either sell you the necessary medication or advise you to see a doctor.

The nearest pharmacy is:

  • 311-313 Horn Lane, London W3 0BU
  • T: 020 8992 6558
  • Map

All students are advised to have the Meningitis C vaccination. Ask the practice nurse at your surgery. For more details on Meningitis, GP registration and other health matters, please visit the health section of the Student Advice Services website or pick up a Healthful Pack from the Students Support office at your college. For further info about NHS services visit the NHS web site at www.nhs.uk. You can find information about local dentist practices, etc. at this site.

Dentists

Residents can register with a dentist on arrival at the hall. Please visit http://www.nhs.uk to find one near The Costume Store.

In an emergency, residents should contact Ealing Hospital NHS Trust, Uxbridge Road, Southall, UB1 3HW, Switchboard 020 8967 5000, Accident & Emergency: 020 8967 5613, Admission: 020 8967 5404 or Hammersmith Hospital: Address: Du Cane Road, London W12 0HS Telephone: 020 3313 1000.

 

First Aid

We don’t provide first aid products to residents. We recommend you bring your own first aid kit with you.

Health

It is extremely important for you to register with a local doctor (GP) as soon as you arrive. Don’t wait until you are unwell as it may not be possible to be seen immediately if you are not registered. The nearest doctors’ surgery is:

Cloister Road Surgery

41-43 Cloister Road

London, W3 0DF

 

Appointments:

020 8992 4331

General Enquiries:

020 8992 4331

Fax:

020 8993 7585

Out of Hours:

111

www.cloisterroadsurgery.co.uk

All students are advised to have the Meningitis C vaccination.  Ask the practice nurse at your surgery.  For more details on Meningitis, GP registration and other health matters, please visit the health section of the Student Services website http://www.arts.ac.uk/study-at-ual/student-support/

 

For information about NHS services visit the NHS web site www.nhs.uk.  You can find information about local dentist practices, etc. at this site.

 

For minor ailments, always try a pharmacy before visiting a doctor. Describe your symptoms to a qualified pharmacist and she/he will either sell you the necessary medication or advise you to see a doctor.

 

The nearest pharmacy is:

Station Parade

8 Noel Road

Acton

London, W3 0DS

Telephone: 020 8992 5267

 
   

Hospital

For more serious illness or in an emergency you can attend the Accident and Emergency at any hospital. This service is free of charge. The local hospital near to The Costume Store is:

Central Middlesex Hospital

Acton Lane

London, NW10 7NS

Tel: 020 8965 5733

Note:  A&E is only open at this hospital between the hours of 0800 to 19.00

 

Ealing Hospital  NHS Trust

Uxbridge Road

Southall

London, UB1 3HW

Tel: 020 8967 5000

 

Hammersmith Hospital

Du Cane Road

London, W12 0HS

Tel: 020 3313 1000

 

Absenses

This is your home for the next year and you are free to come and go as you please. However, for longer absences of a week or more, we ask you to inform the site team by filling out The Absence Register at reception. You should also let us know if you are concerned that a friend or flatmate has not been seen for some time.