People in Newham are being encouraged to know where to go for healthcare in case they are taken ill or injured over the Christmas and New Year period.
GPs and health professionals took part in a workplace HIV screening session as part of National HIV Testing Week.
Healthcare services in Newham will be shaped by the views of local people under a new partnership that ensures community involvement remains at the heart of local NHS planning.
People in Newham are being urged to take simple steps to stay fit and healthy this winter with a reminder that caring for yourself can also help the NHS.
The seven clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in north east London have today announced the appointment of Jane Milligan as the single Accountable Officer across NHS Waltham Forest Newham Tower Hamlets City and Hackney Barking and Dagenham Havering and Redbridge CCGs.
Students from St Angela s Ursuline School in Forest Gate had the opportunity to raise awareness of young people s mental health issues when they presented to NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group.
Healthcare professionals in Newham are supporting World Antibiotic Awareness Week (13-19 November) a campaign encouraging responsible use of antibiotics to help keep them effective for the future.
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.
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.