Whittington paediatric rapid access clinic (PRAC)

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This consultant led service, previously known as 10-12 clinic, does not accept same day referrals.

For urgent advice

Call the on-call paediatric consultant on the GP hotline: 07796 940840 (8.30am-9pm).

For urgent advice out of hours or for urgent referrals

Call the paediatric registrar on 0207 272 3070 bleep 3111.

For non-urgent advice

Contact us via advice and guidance on eRS. We aim to answer these queries within 3 working days.


Eligibility criteria


  • all children aged 0 months to 16 years with a new onset acute problem which requires urgent review


  • children with a chronic condition (please refer to routine paediatrics)
  • children with a problem relating to an already diagnosed condition
  • children with a medical emergency
  • children with a new non urgent problem which can be managed in a routine paediatric outpatient clinic

How to refer

The following clinicians can refer to this service: GPs

Editable PDF / Word document Download Form

Referral methods: Email

No same-day referrals.

Complete referral form (see Downloads) and send by email stating 'PRAC referral' in the title.

e: whh-tr.childrensambulatorycare@nhs.net