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Date: 11 December 2017
There are lots of ways to get urgent medical advice and treatment in Barking and Dagenham if you or a family member become unwell this winter. Remember that the first port of call might not always be A&E.
Parents and carers of young children in Havering are being reminded that many common childhood illnesses can be managed easily at home with over the counter medication and rest.
Our consultation regarding proposals to restrict eligibility for cataract surgery and podiatry; stop funding certain non-essential health procedures; and no longer prescribe some ‘over the counter’ medicines in Barking and Dagenham has now closed.
The landmark devolution deal to improve health and care in London, signed by the Mayor of London and the Secretary of State for Health as well as health and care leaders across the capital, is a key step forward for greater health and care integration in Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge
People in Barking and Dagenham are being urged to take simple steps to stay fit and healthy this winter – with a reminder that caring for yourself can help the NHS.
The video provides a comprehensive explanation as to what patients can expect when visiting the oncology department.
The seven clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in north east London have today announced the appointment of Jane Milligan as the single Accountable Officer across NHS Waltham Forest, Newham, Tower Hamlets, City and Hackney, Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge CCGs.
Barking and Dagenham residents have two weeks left to have their say on proposals to restrict eligibility for cataract surgery and podiatry; stop funding certain non-essential health procedures (such as ear wax removal and osteopathy); and no longer prescribe some ‘over the counter’ medicines.
People in Barking and Dagenham who are most vulnerable to flu are being urged to protect themselves and their family this winter by having the flu vaccination.
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