New NHS service benefits people with minor eye conditions in Newham
People with eye problems – such as sore eyes, red eyes or visual disturbance – can now be assessed and treated for free at a number of high street opticians in Newham.
14 Oct 2019
GPs issue breast cancer screening plea in Newham
GPs in Newham are supporting a national drive to raise breast cancer awareness and improve local screening rates
03 Oct 2019
NHS England Funding Set to Transform Mental Health Care in North East London
Community mental health care in Newham is set to be radically transformed thanks to a major cash boost announced today by NHS England
30 Sep 2019
Creating Equality across our workforce
In April 2015 the NHS launched the Workforce Race Equality Standard (WRES)
27 Sep 2019
Friendly new community clinic for women in London affected by female genital mutilation
A new community-based clinic for women over 18 years old in London who are affected by female genital mutilation (FGM) is opening its doors at a medical centre in Chingford.
24 Sep 2019
Newham CCG Patient and Public Stakeholder meeting
The next Newham CCG Patient and Public Stakeholder event will be held on Thursday 26 September, 6pm-8pm, here at UNEX Tower, Stratford Centre
23 Sep 2019
Come and see CCG meetings in action
The WEL Governing Body will meet on Wednesday 25 September from 12-2pm
23 Sep 2019
Dutch delegation praises borough’s innovative 150 Club
The Deputy Mayor of Amsterdam Simone Kukenheim and her colleague Anne De Leeuw, recently visited Newham to learn more about how community based prescriptions such as the 150Club can play a role in addressing health inequalities, including loneliness and isolation.
17 Sep 2019
Academy helps drive improvement in Newham’s health and care services
Public sector organisations in Newham are working together with local people to develop a new academy that will drive improvement in the borough’s health and social care services.
17 Sep 2019
Annual General Meeting 2019
NHS Newham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), the organisation responsible for planning and buying most local health services, held their annual general meeting on Wednesday 5 September.
09 Sep 2019
Pioneering work to build new health facilities in Newham in line for award
A ground-breaking £200million initiative to build new health and care centres, GP practices and homes across Newham has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award.
27 Aug 2019