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12 Feb 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.

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08 Feb 2019

Management changes at Orient Practice, Leyton

Patients registered at Orient Practice in Leyton will see a different management team in place from Monday 11 February 2019.

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06 Feb 2019

Visit your pharmacy for expert health advice and treatment in Waltham Forest

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

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01 Feb 2019

Update on the closure of Neighbourhood Midwives

Working together to ensure personal and safe maternity care

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31 Jan 2019

Pioneering midwifery service Neighbourhood Midwives to close

The pioneering midwifery service commissioned to increase choice and continuity of care in Waltham Forest is closing on 31 January 2019.

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29 Jan 2019

Cervical screening rates on upward trend in Waltham Forest

The number of women going for free cervical screening in Waltham Forest is on the rise, thanks to a programme of targeted initiatives funded by local NHS commissioners.

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22 Jan 2019

Reduce the risk of cervical cancer – attend your free NHS smear test

GPs in Waltham Forest are encouraging women to attend their free NHS cervical screening appointments to help reduce the risk of cancer

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10 Jan 2019

Give your views on national proposals for the prescription of ‘low priority’ items

Local people in Waltham Forest are being asked for their views on a proposal covering eight low priority products that cost the NHS more than £68 million a year.

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21 Dec 2018

Free Talk Cancer awareness training in Waltham Forest

Book your free Cancer awareness training here

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14 Dec 2018

Make sure you get the right NHS help over the festive period

If you’re injured or taken ill over the Christmas and New Year period, there are many options available in Waltham Forest, to help you get the care you need, when and where you need it.

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