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10 Sep 2014

Freedom to Speak Up – an open and honest NHS

The Department of Health has announced a new review into creating an open and honest reporting culture in the NHS.

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04 Sep 2014

Time to face up to male cancer

Local GPs say it’s time for men in Waltham Forest to face up to cancer as a nationwide campaign called “Blue September” gets underway to raise awareness about all male cancers.

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04 Sep 2014

Keep an eye on your health

Local GPs are reminding diabetes patients to keep an eye on their health, ahead of National Eye Health Week, Monday 22 to Sunday 28 September 2014.

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02 Sep 2014

Annual General Meeting

Waltham Forest CCG would like to invite you to its first Annual General Meeting (AGM), which is being held on 24 September 2014.

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02 Sep 2014

Make health and social care information accessible

Local GPs in Waltham Forest are encouraging residents, patients, and those who work in the area to take part in a national survey to improve how the NHS provides accessible information.

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20 Aug 2014

Healthwatch – anniversary event

Healthwatch Waltham Forest is holding an event on Tuesday 16 September to reflect on the good work it has done over the past year.

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12 Aug 2014

National consultation on mental health

The Department of Health has launched a new consultation on proposed changes to legislation governing the treatment of people with mental health problems.

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05 Aug 2014

Successful AAA screening programme in Waltham Forest

Each year the NHS AAA (abdominal aortic aneurysm) Screening Programme invites men for screening during that year that they turn 65.

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29 Jul 2014

Need to know your loved ones are okay?

Getting speedy medical advice and assurance from a GP when a loved one is ill is what Waltham Forest residents want.

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29 Jul 2014

Changes to specialist cancer and cardiovascular services

Following extensive engagement with patients, the public and other health stakeholders, recommendations for changes to specialist cancer and cardiovascular services for north and east London and west Essex were approved on Friday 25 July.

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