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15 Mar 2019

Ofsted and CQC re-visit to check SEND improvements: Parents/carers, please give your views

Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission (CQC) are re-visiting Waltham Forest on 25/26 March 2019 for a follow-up to a previous special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) inspection.

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13 Mar 2019

Consider all quitting options this No Smoking Day

GPs in Waltham Forest are encouraging people to stop smoking by highlighting the range of help available from the NHS to support those keen to quit.

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07 Mar 2019

Are you living with a long term condition and interested in shaping health services?

NHS Waltham Forest CCG is looking to set up virtual patient and public engagement (PPE) groups for local residents with diabetes, CHD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma.

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28 Feb 2019

Social prescribing in Waltham Forest is just what the doctor ordered!

Cooking classes, housing help, volunteering opportunities and money advice are turning out to be just what the doctor ordered in Waltham Forest.

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27 Feb 2019

Winter 2018/19 Patient and Public Participation Newsletter

Read the latest Patient and Public Participation Newsletter

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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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06 Feb 2019

Faster award process for PPG local standard

A new process has been introduced to speed up the awarding of NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group’s (CCG) Patient Participation Group Local Standard certificates.

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04 Feb 2019

CCG's patient reps meet to develop roles

Key topics and promotion of roles were two asks from NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group’s (CCG) Patient Reference Group's (PRG) Patient Participation Group (PPG) locality representatives at a development session last month.

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