Direct Contact Information
Ritchie Street Health Centre, 34 Ritchie Street, London, N1 0DG
Telephone: 020 7837 1663 (Option 1)
Fax: 020 7837 3656 or 020 7837 3651
We ask you for personal information so that you can receive appropriate care and treatment. This information is recorded on computer and we are registered under the Data Protection Act.
We operate a practice complaints procedure as part of the NHS system for dealing with complaints. Our system meets national criteria. If you wish to complain or comment about an aspect of our service, please contact the practice manager.
Freedom Of Information - Publication Scheme
Under the Freedom of Information Act the practice has a Publication Scheme. A Publication Scheme is a guide to the 'categories' of information the practice intends to routinely make available, such as having access to your medical records. This scheme is available from reception.
A zero tolerance policy towards violent, threatening and abusive behaviour is now in place throughout the National Health Service. Our staff have the right to do their work in an environment free from violent, threatening and abusive behaviour and everything will be done to protect that right.
If you do not respect the rights of our staff we may choose to inform the police and make arrangements for you to be removed from our medical list.
Useful Telephone Numbers and Links
Out of hours
Harmoni: 020 7388 5800
NHS 111: 111
Whittington: 020 7272 3070
UCH: 0845 1555000
NHS 111: You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it's not a life-threatening situation.
Cancer Care: a local charity dedicated to the support of cancer patients, their families, their carers, and those bereaved by cancer.
National Library for health: library of electronic health resources intended to act as a source of authoritative evidence and best practice to support health care in the NHS.
Patient self help information: details of 1800+ UK patient support organisations and self help groups, including selected internet links to information about benefits, grants, and financial help.
Women's health: UK-based site by an Obstetrician/Gynaecologist, containing detailed information on pregnancy complications, miscarriage, infertility and other health topics.