HIV service at Kings College Hospital
We provide a service that serves the social and welfare needs of people living with HIV, whether they are newly diagnosed. Have symptoms or have AIDS.
Who is the service for?
- Those needing a HIV test
- Persons requiring post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) within 72hrs of exposure to HIV
- People living with HIV
Criteria for access to service
Those in need of HIV diagnosis, support or treatment
Accessibility of this service
The building is fully accessible, the service is located on the ground floor of the The Caldecot Centre, Denmark Hill, SE5 9RS
How this is provided:
The Caldecot Centre is a dedicated clinic that serves the social and welfare needs of people living with HIV or AIDS. Services include regular appointments with clinicians as well as HIV testing counselling provided by health advisers. A satellite pharmacy provides rapid access to drug dispensing for this patient group.
We run specialist antenatal clinics attended by a specialist midwife for women with HIV. We also run a specialist paediatric clinic for families with HIV and their children
How can I access this service?
- Email a referral letter to: kch-tr.SexualHealthSecretaries@nhs.net
- To discuss referrals, contact: Dr Chris Taylor, Consultant Physician on 020 3299 3478 or Mark Young HIV Community Nurse Specialist on 020 3299 4383 or 07890 251264
How is this service funded?
Do you need to pay for this service?
Useful to know
Appointment only clinic times:
Information leaflets: for more information about a wide range of sexual health issues, visit www.fpa.org.uk
For information about antiretroviral drug interactions, contact our specialist pharmacy team on 020 3299 3851
020 3299 3431
Drop in service
Emergency walk-in clinics: