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03 Jun 2015

Plan ahead for Ramadan

Waltham Forest Council and NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are urging people fasting over Ramadan to take care of their health.

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01 Jun 2015

Whipps Cross’ Gold Standard nominated for an HSJ Value and Improvement in Communication award

The Gold Standard, an exciting project developed to help improve the quality of care for older patients at Whipps Cross Hospital, has been shortlisted in the HSJ Value Awards.

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28 May 2015

Whipps Cross Hospital admissions drop: Local residents praise new integrated care service

Waltham Forest residents are talking about the new way that social and healthcare professionals are working together to improve their lives as well as contribute towards a 12% reduction in admissions to Whipps Cross Hospital.

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26 May 2015

New standardised approach to housing applications

A new standardised approach will give a clearer, easier and fairer way for residents in Waltham Forest to seek support for their housing application letters.

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01 May 2015

How is your medical information used to support your care?

The NHS is asking local people in Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest for their views on how their medical record should be used to support their health and care.

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30 Apr 2015

Help shape local NHS urgent care services

Waltham Forest GPs are looking to the future for improved urgent care services for local residents.

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30 Apr 2015

Mental Health Awareness Week

It is estimated that a quarter of all people in Waltham Forest will experience some kind of mental health issue this year.

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15 Apr 2015

Spotting bowel cancer early could save your life

GPs in Waltham Forest are reminding people to look out for the signs and symptoms of bowel cancer and highlighting that screening can save your life.

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15 Apr 2015

Partnership makes plan to improve mental health care in Waltham Forest

Partnership makes plan to improve mental health care in Waltham Forest

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05 Mar 2015

New project at Whipps Cross to give older patients the golden touch

An exciting and innovative new project –The Gold Standard Framework to help improve the quality of care for older patients – has been unveiled at Whipps Cross Hospital.

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