15 February 2017
Patient Access offers you the ability to book appointments online with your local medical centre and, depending on the level of access you are granted, you can even make adjustments to your prescriptions and view your medical records.
North West London (NWL) Clinical Commissioning Groups(CCG) are currently undertaking a NWL Wide review of the NICE guidance on the management of Lower Back Pain, a key part of this includes stakeholder engagement, including patients.
2 February 2017
The NHS in North West (NW) London took a day out to support and encourage radiographers to reach their career goals and aspirations, at our Diagnostic Radiographer Education Day on Saturday 28 January.
2 February 2017
Leading by example, NHS North West (NW) London took an afternoon out to showcase the success of our seven day services at a London-wide event run by NHS England and NHS Improvement.
Are you recovering from or living with cancer? Has this made you feel isolated and uncertain about the future? If so, you may be interested in a new cancer information event for local people taking place on:
Tuesday 21st of February 2017 at 1pm till 4pm, at Christ Church Redford Way, Belmont Rd, Uxbridge UB8 1SZ.
One of the most effective ways to keep yourself well during winter is to stay warm. Keeping warm over the winter months can help prevent colds, flu or more serious health conditions such as heart attacks, pneumonia and depression.
5 January 2017
You’ve probably seen on viral emails, social media and news stories that many people have rated 2016 one of the worst ever.
But, as local GP and chair of Hillingdon CCG, Dr Ian Goodman says, “Regardless of what put you off about 2016 and before you get too down about it, don’t forget that there were a lot of highlights last year.
“The NHS has worked 24 hours a day every day during 2016. In that time, we’ve been able to help lots of people and make improvements to care for 2017 – and the years ahead.”
3 January 2017
The New Year is a great way to get the motivation you need to stay fit and healthy. Hillingdon CCG is encouraging everyone in the borough to stay well with some simple and effective health tips. Put wellbeing top of your New Year resolutions list for 2017!
29 December 2016
Hillingdon GPs are currently considering a proposal to give all commissioning decisions for primary care to Hillingdon CCG. Decisions over primary care are currently made by a joint committee led by the CCG and NHS England, while the new proposal would mean all responsibilities, such as contract management, are handled by the CCG.
20 December 2016
If you need medical care or advice over Christmas the NHS is on hand to help.
Dr Ian Goodman, Chair of Hillingdon CCG and a local GP says:
“With the cold weather it is important to look after yourself and stay well. Your local NHS is here to help, providing you with the right care at the right time.
“For many common complaints, a visit to your pharmacist, walk-in centre or other health service could be more appropriate than a stressful trip to A&E.”