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02 May 2014

New Clinical Health Coaching scheme for Waltham Forest

NHS Waltham Forest CCG has commissioned Totally Health to run a six month pilot scheme to help support local people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) and diabetes.

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23 Apr 2014

Quality Premium: future mental health measures

NHS England is seeking suggestions on how to develop mental health indicators for the Quality Premium, which rewards CCGs for improvements in the quality of services they commission and for enhancing health outcomes and reducing health inequalities.

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17 Apr 2014

A Call to Action: Improving General Practice

In August, NHS England called on primary care stakeholders to have an open and honest debate on how to improve the way in which general practice services are commissioned and provided.

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03 Apr 2014

Fostering in Waltham Forest

The London Borough of Waltham Forest are planning a National Fostering Fortnight from 12th – 25th of May 2014.

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02 Apr 2014

Be clear on lung cancer in Waltham Forest

In the latest stage of a national cancer campaign, GPs in Waltham Forest are urging people to be clear on how to recognise the symptoms of lung cancer and encouraging people to seek treatment early.

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28 Feb 2014

Pledging to make a change

Health and social care organisations across east London have pledged to improve health services in the area in support of this year’s NHS Change Day.

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14 Feb 2014

Be clear on breast cancer

Local GPs are urging women in Waltham Forest aged 70 and over to be more aware of breast cancer and how to spot the symptoms of the disease.

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10 Feb 2014

You have the tools to fight fat

Local GPs in Waltham Forest are encouraging people who are overweight to make changes now to lose weight and improve health.

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03 Feb 2014

Take action against cancer

GPs in Waltham Forest are urging people to show their support for World Cancer Day 2014, which takes place on 4 February.

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27 Jan 2014

If you are feeling under the weather, get treatment fast… ‘The earlier, the better’

Local GPs want older people in Waltham Forest to seek help “the earlier the better” as part of a new NHS campaign launched last week.

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