News filter

12 Apr 2017

Pharmacy Bank Holiday opening times 2017

A full list of pharmacies that are open over the festive Bank Holidays is available in the download section.

Read moreicon

07 Apr 2017

Weekend GP appointments now available 8am to 8pm in Waltham Forest

GP appointments are now available between 8am and 8pm on Saturdays and Sundays in Waltham Forest.

Read moreicon

06 Apr 2017

Response to March 2017- Local Area Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Services Inspection Report

NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group welcomes the views of parents in Waltham Forest, who shared their experiences with inspectors

Read moreicon

06 Apr 2017

Drive to increase the early diagnosis of bowel cancer in Waltham Forest

GPs in Waltham Forest are calling on residents across the borough to help them diagnose bowel cancer earlier to save lives.

Read moreicon

05 Apr 2017

Weekend and bank holiday GP appointments over Easter

GP appointments can be booked at one of Waltham Forest’s three Enhanced GP Service hubs over the holiday period.

Read moreicon

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.

Read moreicon

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.

Read moreicon

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.

Read moreicon

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.

Read moreicon

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.

Read moreicon