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14 Sep 2015

Transforming Services Together

The Transforming Services Together programme has produced an information leaflet to describe its work and ambitions, in the context of the NHS in east London.

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28 Aug 2015

Choose well this Bank Holiday weekend

GPs in Waltham Forest are asking local people to make sure they know where to go in order to get the right care in the right place

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27 Aug 2015

Spring and summer opening times

Bank holiday pharmacy opening hours

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25 Aug 2015

Get the best possible treatment by choosing to share part of your GP medical record

Waltham Forest CCG is upgrading IT systems so local health and social care professionals can share patient information if they need to, and if patients give their consent. This includes GPs, and hospital, community and social care staff.

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20 Aug 2015

Low uptake of shingles vaccination among London’s over 70s

GPs from NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are encouraging people who are 70, 78 and 79 years of age to take up the offer of a free shingles vaccine.

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18 Aug 2015

Local NHS calls annual general meeting

NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is inviting members of the public and stakeholders to attend its annual general meeting on Thursday 10 September from 5.15pm at Walthamstow Assembly Hall, Forest Road, E17 6HE.

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18 Aug 2015

Attend the Barts Health Annual Public Meeting

The Barts Health Annual Public Meeting (APM) will be held on the evening of Wednesday 16 September 2015, 6pm at Stratford Old Town Hall, 29 Broadway, London, E15 4BQ.

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11 Aug 2015

Bowel cancer screening - it’s the test all over 60s should do

Dr Abdul Sheikh, Waltham Forest GP, talks about the importance of bowel cancer screening for the over 60s.

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24 Jul 2015

Take action against cancer this Ethnic Minority Cancer Awareness Month

GPs in Waltham Forest are urging people to support Ethnic Minority Cancer Awareness Month throughout July, by being more cancer aware and taking up their screening invitations.

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20 Jul 2015

Inaugural conference ignites a golden glow amongst delegates

On Monday 6 July, 80 nurses, students and allied health professionals gathered together for a highly successful inaugural nursing conference – called Reaching for Gold

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