Changes to how the NHS and social care is organised is confirmed as The Health and Care Bill an Act
This week the Queen approved the Health and Care Bill, which means it has now become the Health and Care Act, the most significant health law in the last 10 years.
05 May 2022
New OCEAN service to support maternal mental health
A new maternal mental health service has launched in City & Hackney, Newham and Tower Hamlets.
12 Apr 2022
Five new family hubs for north east London
The Government have announced 75 local authority areas who are set to benefit from funding for new family hubs – five of them being north east London boroughs.
05 Apr 2022
Plan ahead for a healthy Ramadan
The local NHS is urging Muslims to plan ahead to ensure a healthy and safe Ramadan, which is due to start on the evening of Saturday 2 April 2022. This advice is particularly important for anyone who has diabetes, takes prescribed medicines or who needs a medical appointment during the holy month.
23 Mar 2022
New neonatal programme for North East London Local Maternity System
North East London CCG is the first in London to officially launch a new neonatal programme as part of the Local Maternity System. Now known as the Local Maternity and Neonatal System (LMNS), it will ensure neonatal services are integrated into maternity planning.
02 Mar 2022
Zina Etheridge joins north east London as Chief Executive Officer Designate
Zina has officially started in the new role of Chief Executive Officer Designate of the Integrated Care Board for north east London, which replaces NEL CCG from 1 July 2022.
22 Feb 2022
Local version of Baby Buddy app launched in north east London
Baby Buddy, is a free app from the parenting charity, Best Beginnings. It’s designed to help parents give their child the best start in life, with bite sized information and advice from pregnancy, to birth, to their baby’s first year.
15 Feb 2022
£250,000 to be invested in a Health Careers Hub in north east London
North East London Health and Care Partnership has been chosen to create a new Health Hub, which will support 750 Londoners from under represented groups to access jobs and skill opportunities in health.
31 Jan 2022
80% of patients admitted to Intensive Care Units in north east London in December not fully vaccinated
Between 1 December and 31 December 2021, 124 patients with Covid-19 were admitted to intensive care units (ICU) across north east London (NEL).
11 Jan 2022
Allied Health Professionals celebrated In stunning new mural
North east London has a new piece of art and it’s very special!
24 Dec 2021
Doctors issue call to ‘protect yourselves and loved ones against Covid-19 this Christmas’
GPs in north east London are urging people to “act now to protect themselves and loved ones against Covid-19 this Christmas” as the NHS steps up its vaccination programme.
21 Dec 2021
Our ambition and priorities for the future of health and social care in north east London
From April 2022 the way the NHS and social care is organised in north east London (NEL) is changing and we are working together as health and social care organisations to formalise our existing strong partnerships and our collective intent to continue to support our population to live healthier, happier lives.
25 Nov 2021