Dr Tehseen Khan answers questions about the Covid & flu vaccines surrounding pregnancy, children 12+ and more.
World AIDS Day takes place on 1 December each year.
Three new healthcare developments in Tower Hamlets are helping tackle climate change and cut carbon emissions, thanks to an initiative to boost the UK’s biodiversity. NHS North East London Clinical Commissioning Group (NEL CCG) has teamed up with Creating Tomorrow’s Forests to offset the environmental impact of the three primary care developments: Wood Wharf in Docklands, Goodman’s Fields in Aldgate and Aberfeldy Village in Poplar. This will be done through carbon sequestration (the process of capturing and storing atmospheric carbon dioxide to prevent it entering earth’s atmosphere) with a tree planting programme. Taking this approach will also support NHS Net…
People are being invited to have their say on proposals for a new integrated health and wellbeing hub in Havering from today (22 November) as part of 12 weeks’ public engagement.
Join local GPs and health experts on 25 November for a session for anyone living in east London, including Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Newham, Waltham Forest, Barking and Dagenham, Redbridge, Havering or the City of London.
The Health Service Journal Awards took place last night (18 November) at Evolution London in Battersea Park
Southgate Road Medical Centre/ Whiston Road Branch Closure – Patient Engagement Sessions (14th Dec)
Boris Johnson visited Woodgrange Medical Practice in Forest Gate on Monday (15 November) where he met patients and staff delivering Covid-19 vaccinations.
Two new GP locations are currently under transformation in Hackney.
Patients at City Square Medical Group have access to a wider range of services on one site, after GPs and their teams moved into new purpose-built premises.
North East London Integrated Care System has appointed a Chief Executive Officer Designate. Zina Etheridge will lead north east London’s health and care partnership, working with leaders from acute, community, mental health and ambulance trusts, local government, and community and voluntary organisations.
Our Chair, Dr Jagan John, is urging local people to come forward for their Covid-19 jab as infection rates rise, leading to more patients being hospitalised and more deaths from the disease.