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08 Jun 2016

Local people to benefit from new plans to improve maternity services

Local people in Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest are set to benefit from improved maternity services, after local clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) were selected as ‘Maternity Choice and Personalisation Pioneers’ by NHS England.

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06 Jun 2016

Residents urged to give views on suggested locations for GP practice hubs

NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group is asking for feedback on suggestions for how GP services could be arranged in Waltham Forest to improve access to local NHS services in the years to come.

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31 May 2016

Are you prepared for Ramadan?

Local doctors in Waltham Forest are calling on people to plan ahead this Ramadan to stay healthy and ensure they can continue to take any prescribed medication safely.

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18 May 2016

Dementia roadmap helps local people navigate through the uncertainty

People seeking support for themselves or others have looked at Waltham Forest’s online ‘Dementia Roadmap’ more than 1,700 times since its launch last year.

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13 May 2016

The future of local NHS services – more time to have your say and get involved

Local people are being given more time to give their views on a proposed £100m investment across three boroughs in north-east London.

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29 Apr 2016

Know where to go for health services over the bank holidays in May

Local GPs are asking people to familiarise themselves, with the health services available during the bank holidays on 2 and 30 May, so you know where to go if you have an injury or suddenly become unwell.

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29 Apr 2016

'Find out and feedback' sessions to discuss Waltham Forest health services

Waltham Forest residents are being encouraged to attend drop-in events to give feedback on new plans to improve local health services.

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24 Apr 2016

Where to go during the junior doctors strike

Junior doctors will be on strike from 8am to 5pm on Tuesday 26 and Wednesday 27 April.

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20 Apr 2016

‘Gold Standard’ student’s university offer success

A Waltham Forest student says his involvement in a local NHS project has helped him get into university.

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08 Apr 2016

Screening kit stopped bowel cancer

Waltham Forest resident Bob Wells said using a bowel cancer screening kit saved him from developing cancer.

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