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21.03.2022

Latest News about Health and Care in North East London

The latest edition (9 March) of the North East London Health and Care Partnership public bulletin has been published online. The issue focuses on: National Careers Week Covid patient numbers at NEL hospitals continuing to fall…

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21.03.2022

Opportunities for Members of the Public to Shape Health and Social Care Research

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is inviting members of the public to join one of its national and regional committees responsible for making funding recommendations in health and social care research. The committees play an…

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21.03.2022

Ramadan Preparation Webinar for People Living with Diabetes

A recording of the recent webinar run by Diabetes UK for people living with diabetes who are preparing for Ramadan is now available online: https://www.diabetes.org.uk/in_your_area/london/webinars It includes a spiritual perspective, advice from a healthcare professional…

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21.03.2022

Patient Engagement Event to Discuss Whipps Cross Early Pregnancy Emergency Care

Whipps Cross Hospital will be running a virtual patient consultation meeting on Tuesday 22 March at 12.30pm to discuss how its early pregnancy emergency care services (before 12 weeks) could be improved. Please contact s.grasso@nhs.net…

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21.03.2022

Children’s COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at Whipps Cross Hospital

Whipps Cross Hospital is currently holding walk-in vaccine clinics at its Paediatric Outpatient Department every Wednesday between 2.30pm – 6.30pm. These clinics are for those aged 12-16 years old. The vaccines and booster vaccines available are…

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21.03.2022

NHS Launches Online Platform to Empower Patients as They Wait for Care

Millions of patients on the waiting list for NHS care will be able to access support and check waiting times thanks to a new online platform. Built in conjunction with patient groups, My Planned Care is one…

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21.03.2022

Barnardo’s Support for Parents and Carers of Young Children with Respiratory Infections

In winter it is possible for children to develop coughs or breathing difficulties, which can be very worrying for parents with their first baby and those who care for young children. Public Health England is…

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21.03.2022

Local Version of Baby Buddy App Now Available in North East London

North East London CCG is the first region in London to launch a local version of the free pregnancy and parenting app, Baby Buddy. Working in partnership with The Royal London Hospital, Homerton University Hospital, Whipps…

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21.03.2022

FREE Bikeability Learn to Ride Project – for children who don’t ride

RIDE! is a new project run by JoyRiders in Waltham Forest, funded by the Bikeability Trust. It is well known that people who use active travel are measurably healthier and happier.  Many children – especially girls…

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07.03.2022

Whipps Cross Voices Project

Whipps Cross Voices is an upcoming project led by Barts Health Archives, in collaboration with the Whipps Cross Redevelopment Team. The aim of the project is to capture stories about the hospital from staff and patients, past…

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