New cervical screening campaign aims to empower women and save lives in Newham
‘Don’t ignore your invitation for a smear test – it could save your life’.
08 Mar 2019
Newham GP surgery shortlisted for national health award
A Newham GP practice has been named as a finalist in the prestigious, national HSJ Value Awards. Stratford Village Surgery has been shortlisted for the Primary Care Initiative of the Year for its innovative new online triage and consultation service.
06 Mar 2019
Newham woman helps transform end of life care
Greater support is now available in Newham for people at their end of life and their families, after a woman shared her heartfelt story with local NHS commissioners.
05 Mar 2019
NHS commissioners welcome positive report on hospital trust
NHS commissioners in east London have welcomed news that the area’s largest hospital trust has been removed from special measures by healthcare regulators.
12 Feb 2019
Views sought in Newham on NHS prescribing proposals
People in Newham are being encouraged to give their views on proposals that some medicines and medical products should not be routinely prescribed by GPs.
08 Feb 2019
Newham CAMHS Open Door Festival 4th-8th February 2019
Newham CAMHS are opening their doors to any young people who may be seeking emotional support, or parents who want to speak to clinicians about their child’s wellbeing
07 Feb 2019
Visit your pharmacy for expert health advice and treatment in Newham
If you are feeling unwell this winter, don’t wait for any concerns to get worse – speak to your local pharmacy team to get advice right there and then
06 Feb 2019
Free Talk Cancer Training
Join us the Cancer Research UK trainers on this free workshop that, once completed, will equip and empower you to raise cancer awareness in your community
05 Feb 2019
World Cancer Day – Monday 4 February 2019
#IAmAndIWill World Cancer Day takes place each year on 4 February and provides an opportunity to highlight the early warning signs of cancer that we should all learn to recognise.
01 Feb 2019
Joint work with Newham care homes shows together is better
oint work by NHS and council staff to help drive up standards in Newham’s care homes came under the spotlight at an event to showcase outstanding social care.
18 Jan 2019
Newham GP surgery leads the way nationally with new digital-first innovations
Patients at a Newham GP practice now have a much shorter wait for a doctor’s appointment when they need one, thanks to an innovative new online triage and consultation service.
17 Jan 2019