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Newham News and Press Releases
Vaccination protects health at every stage of life

This week is European Immunisation Week, an annual initiative to promote awareness of the importance of vaccination for the protection of people’s health.

24 April 2017
Over 40? Try free boxing themed exercise

Just turn up and one of coaches will guide you through a simple registration process.

11 April 2017
Choose the right NHS service this Easter

This Easter local doctors are asking people in Newham to be aware of the full range of urgent health services available – as well as reminding them that the first port of call might not always be A&E.

10 April 2017
Quality Improvement Academy launched for primary care staff in Newham

Quality improvement in healthcare is key to improving health outcomes for our population.

07 April 2017
Have you heard about GP online services ?

A large number of GP practices now offer the opportunity for you to confidently manage your own health by allowing you to book GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions and even access your GP record online using a computer, smart phone or tablet.

04 April 2017
World TB Day - Uniting to end TB

The council, NHS Newham CCG, Barts Health and other partners remain committed to tackling this issue and are again using World TB Day, on Friday 24 March, to raise awareness of the steps being taken to combat TB in the borough.

23 March 2017
Get healthy with Barry McGuigan and NHS Newham

NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has teamed up with the Barry McGuigan Boxing Academy to offer free non-contact boxing themed exercise sessions for people over 40. 

15 March 2017
New pilot role introduced to support GPs in east London

Newham and City and Hackney will be introducing an innovative new role within GP practices that will help local GPs deliver better care to patients.

20 February 2017
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