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Newham News and Press Releases
NHS community grants offered for public participation projects

Community grants of up to £2,000 are up for grabs this month by voluntary organisations in Newham as NHS England seeks to encourage best practice in patient and public participation in healthcare.

17 October 2017
Closure of Manor Park Medical Centre

Information for Manor Park Medical Centre patients

17 October 2017
People in Newham urged to take up the offer of free flu vaccine

People in Newham who are most vulnerable to flu are being urged to protect themselves and their family this winter by having the flu vaccination. 

13 October 2017
Protect your unborn baby this winter with a free flu jab

Pregnant women in Newham are being urged to get their free flu vaccination before the virus starts circulating.

22 September 2017
NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group shortlisted for award

NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group has been shortlisted for the HSJ’s CCG of the Year award, as a result of the Newham Partnership Programme.

13 September 2017
Public invited to attend local NHS annual general meeting

NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group is inviting local people to attend its annual public meeting.

04 September 2017
Diabetes group keep fit with Barry McGuigan Boxing Academy

Newham CCG have teamed up with the Barry McGuigan Boxing Academy to help young people with diabetes keep fit

04 September 2017
Local NHS wins funding boost to recruit more GPs

NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group has secured a share of over £1.2 million funding from NHS England to recruit GPs from overseas.

25 August 2017
Making it easier for local people to see a GP

People in Newham will now find it easier to make an appointment with a doctor when they need one, thanks to the successful introduction of two new ways to book an appointment – online and with an evening and weekend GP service.

24 August 2017
Views sought on proposals to stop routinely prescribing some items

Local people are being encouraged to give their views on national proposed guidance that suggests some items should not be routinely prescribed by GPs.

21 August 2017
Know where to go for local healthcare services this bank holiday weekend

GPs in Newham are urging people to help the NHS by using local healthcare services wisely over the summer bank holiday weekend.

18 August 2017
Newham tops the charts for take up of free NHS health checks

​​Newham is the best place in the country for people taking up the chance of having a free NHS Health Check, official figures have revealed.​

01 August 2017
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