Managing your health online

Using an online form

There are many things you can do online at our surgery. Some tasks you can do using our website where you can:

  • request an appointment
  • request a sick note
  • ask about test results
  • contact us about an admin request

You do not need an account to use this website.

Using your NHS account or Patient Access

There are other tasks you can do online, like:

  • order repeat prescriptions
  • view your test results
  • access your health record
  • check or cancel appointments
  • see your vaccination record

For these, you can use your NHS account (through the NHS website or NHS App) or Patient Access.

Setting up an NHS account

To set up your NHS account for the first time, you will need to set up an NHS login. Read about how to set up NHS login (

Once you have set up your NHS login, you can log in to your NHS account or download the NHS App onto your phone.

Setting up Patient Access

To set up Patient Access for the first time:

Rainham Health Centre – Evergreen Life App


This service is available for registered patients at Rainham Health Centre only.

We use Evergreen Life at Rainham Health Centre, which is an easy and fast way to ask for any kind of help from the practice.  You can sign up for this service using the link below:

Once you have downloaded the app, link to the practice using NHS Login, then go to the GP section on the home screen and select ‘askmyGP’.

If you do not have an NHS login, contact the practice and ask for your NHS Linkage Key instead.

You can also use Evergreen Life for repeat prescription requests and to gain access to your medical records.

If you do not have a smartphone, you can access AskMyGP using the link below: