Health Checks

You are invited to attend a FREE NHS Health Check in our

To book a Health Check you can call 0208 970 7873, you can call our pharmacy directly on 0207 272 1850 or visit


The NHS Health Checks are totally free for anyone living or is registered with a GP surgery within Islington. The programme is a national service which assesses a person's risk of developing heart attack, stroke, diabetes and kidney disease, The check provides advice and support on how a person may prevent or reduce their risk and live a healthier life. It will measure things such as your blood pressure, cholesterol and sugar.


Following the check, you will receive a detailed report of your results with personalised advice about what you can do to stay healthy.

You are eligible for the Health Check if:

  • You are an Islington resident and/or have a GP registered in Islington.
  • You are between 40-74 years old.
  • You have not had a full NHS Health Check within the last 5 years.
  • You have not been diagnosed or taking medication for Heart Disease or Heart Failure, Stroke or TIA (mini stroke), High Blood Pressure, High Cholesterol, Kidney Disease, Heart Attack, Arterial - Disease or Diabetes.