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20 Aug 2018

Your area needs you – and you don’t need to leave the sofa to help

We believe it’s important that local people are involved shaping local health and care services. Your views and opinions matter, and help us to make decisions that work for local people.

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20 Aug 2018

Review of blood testing centres highlights benefits for patients

Improvements to the blood testing service in Waltham Forest have enabled clinics to open longer and more patients to be seen, according to a review by local NHS commissioners.

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13 Aug 2018

SMA Medical Centre patient’s survey

This survey seeks to find out how important certain aspects of your GP practice are to patients who are registered at SMA Medical Centre.

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06 Jun 2018

Going for gold with pro-active patient participation

GP practice Patient Participation Groups (PPGs) in Waltham Forest are going for gold with a Local Standard award designed to support their development.

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14 Mar 2018

Public involved in redeveloping Whipps Cross Hospital

More than a hundred people gathered at Chingford Assembly Hall to share their views on public involvement in the proposed redevelopment of Whipps Cross Hospital.

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06 Mar 2018

Funding boost for 'health hub'

Proposals to create a health ‘hub’ in Walthamstow have received a funding boost. The purpose-built facility has been earmarked for the St James Medical Centre site to provide a range of health services to local people and help meet additional demand from the expected population growth in the area.

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23 Feb 2018

It’s not too late to have your say on national proposals for the prescription of over-the-counter medicines

There’s still time to have your say on proposals to reduce prescribing of some over the counter medicines.

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05 Feb 2018

Event will highlight ways the public can help shape health and care services

Find out how you can get involved in shaping health and care services in your area.

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02 Feb 2018

Views sought on plans for new online consultation service in Waltham Forest

A service is being proposed for Waltham Forest that will allow people get advice from their GPs via an online process.

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01 Feb 2018

Step up to cervical screening – come to a free event in Leytonstone on Thursday 15 February

Women in Waltham Forest are invited to attend a free event in Leytonstone on Thursday, 15 February, to find out more about the importance of cervical screening and to talk to the local NHS about their experiences.

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