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27 Mar 2017

Red bag to accompany care home residents in hospital

Care homes and the NHS in Waltham Forest are working together to introduce a brilliantly simple ‘red bag scheme’ which ensures all essential items and information travel with people when they are admitted to hospital.

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27 Mar 2017

Digital Health Event

An event is taking place on 18 April at Leytonstone Library to promote ways of managing appointments and conditions online.

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15 Mar 2017

Waltham Forest nurses lead the way with diabetes care

Practice nurses and healthcare assistants in Waltham Forest are now implementing nine core care processes to promote best practice in diabetes care.

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14 Mar 2017

Campaign launched to raise awareness on fetal movements

A campaign has been launched in Waltham Forest to increase levels of awareness of fetal movements and let expectant mothers know how to seek help if their baby’s movements have changed.

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07 Mar 2017

GP Online services available at all Waltham Forest practices

GP Online services are now available at all GP practices in Waltham Forest and local people are being encouraged to register for the free service.

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23 Feb 2017

Local NHS wants to hear your views

People in Waltham Forest are being encouraged to get involved with their local NHS by joining a group that helps develop plans for local health services.

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21 Feb 2017

Relocation of Parkside Medical Centre branch surgery to Larkshall Medical Centre

From 1 February 2017, The Larkshall practice will no longer have a branch surgery operating from the Parkside Medical Centre. All primary medical care will be provided at the main site:

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21 Feb 2017

The Old Church Surgery is moving into Silverthorn Medical Centre

From 6 February 2017, the Old Church Surgery relocated to Silverthorn Medical Centre, 2 Friars Close, Chingford E4 6UN

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14 Feb 2017

Waltham Forest NHS staff take part in charity run

Staff from NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group took part in a running event at the Olympic Park in Stratford on Sunday 12 February to raise funds for Haven House Children’s Hospice and Age UK.

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13 Feb 2017

Evening GP appointments now available in Waltham Forest

People living in Waltham Forest are now able to make an appointment to see a GP in the evenings on weekdays, as well at weekends.

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