Evening and weekend appointments across north east London
GP practices across north east London are changing the way they provide evening and weekend appointments to ensure patients can get help more easily when they need it.
29 Sep 2022
500th resident receives life-saving lung check
We have now scanned the lungs of over 500 residents in Barking and Dagenham, where we launched our pilot in July this year as part of the national Targeted Lung Health Check Programme. This provides free lung checks for people aged between 55-74 who are current or former smokers.
27 Sep 2022
How Health and Wellbeing Coaches are transforming patients' lives
Research published by King’s Business School, King’s College London, shows how Health and Wellbeing Coaches are inspiring lifestyle changes in patients and having a positive impact in general practice in north east London.
26 Sep 2022
NHS help to try to get pregnant – tell us what you think by 22 August
This is your chance to influence NHS decisions and fertility treatments in your area. Tell us what you think of our proposed changes by filling in our short online survey by 11.59pm on 22 August 2022.
12 Aug 2022
People affected by Long Covid in north east London urged to seek NHS help
The NHS across north east London is encouraging local people who have symptoms of Long Covid to see their GP to get the appropriate support.
10 Aug 2022
Understanding what matters to young people about healthcare in north east London
At the end of July, the Babies, Children and Young People’s team was joined by 15 youth advisors from across north east London to understand what matters to young people about healthcare. The interactive session provided an opportunity for young people to discuss what’s important to them, and their peers, regarding health and social care.
08 Aug 2022
Help shape NHS maternity services to make them better for all women and pregnant people
Help us understand the experiences of women and pregnant people by completing our survey by 19 August. Your feedback will inform the maternity equity and equality action plan.
08 Aug 2022
Had a baby through IVF or assisted conception? Or is this something you’re thinking about? We want to hear from you.
We’ve set out which fertility treatments to help people try to have a baby we think that we, the NHS in your area, should fund and who should be able to get this treatment. We want to hear your views on our proposals by 22 August – don’t miss your chance to have your say.
22 Jul 2022
Have your say on proposed changes to NHS help to have a baby
The local NHS is proposing to fund three cycles of IVF for all eligible local people who are trying to get pregnant, as part of changes that will make the funding of NHS treatment for people with fertility problems fairer. This proposal is one of a number of changes in a proposed new fertility policy that aims to ensure wherever you live in north east London, you are able to have the same fertility treatment.
17 Jun 2022
Study finds North East London Health and Care Partnership improving health outcomes for local people
New research shows North East London Health and Care Partnership (NELHCP) delivers successful integration schemes and better patient outcomes despite high levels of deprivation amongst our local population.
17 Jun 2022
Learning Disability Week – June 20-26, find out what’s happening near you
Learning disability week – an annual awareness campaign to make sure the world hears what life is like if you have a learning disability.
15 Jun 2022