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17 Oct 2017

NHS community grants offered for public participation projects

Community grants of up to £2,000 are up for grabs this month by voluntary organisations in Waltham Forest as NHS England seeks to encourage best practice in patient and citizen participation in healthcare.

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13 Oct 2017

New provider of General Practice at Orient Community Practice

Orient Community Practice, a GP surgery in Leyton, is now under new management from 1 October 2017.

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25 Aug 2017

Local NHS wins funding boost to recruit more GPs

Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group has secured a share of over £1.2 million funding from NHS England to recruit GPs from overseas

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21 Aug 2017

Give your feedback on GP home visiting services in Waltham Forest

Have you, or someone you care for, used the GP out-of-hours home visiting service in Waltham Forest?

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18 Aug 2017

Know where to go for local healthcare services this bank holiday weekend

GPs in Waltham Forest are urging people to help the NHS by using local healthcare services wisely over the summer bank holiday weekend.

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18 Aug 2017

Views sought on proposals to stop routinely prescribing some items

Local people are being encouraged to give their views on national proposed guidance that suggests some items should not be routinely prescribed by GPs.

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27 Jul 2017

Leyton Sixth Form College launches new nursing careers focused Care Academy

A unique opportunity for students who want to enter the profession of nursing. This venture has been developed in partnership with the Patients Association and has the full support of the NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group.

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11 Jul 2017

Speak your mind in our video booth to help shape local health services

A video booth for young people to record views on the ways they would like to get involved in shaping local health services will be at the Walthamstow Garden Party this weekend (15/16 July 2016).

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15 Jun 2017

Calling all members of Patient Participation Groups in Waltham Forest

Members of Patient Participation Groups from Waltham Forest’s 42 GP practices are being invited to one of three events this summer.

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14 Jun 2017

Hot weather health advice

Hot weather is expected this weekend, which may put some people at risk of heat-related health issues.

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