Have your say on proposed changes to NHS help to have a baby
The local NHS is proposing to fund three cycles of IVF for all eligible local people who are trying to get pregnant, as part of changes that will make the funding of NHS treatment for people with fertility problems fairer. This proposal is one of a number of changes in a proposed new fertility policy that aims to ensure wherever you live in north east London, you are able to have the same fertility treatment.
17 Jun 2022
Study finds North East London Health and Care Partnership improving health outcomes for local people
New research shows North East London Health and Care Partnership (NELHCP) delivers successful integration schemes and better patient outcomes despite high levels of deprivation amongst our local population.
17 Jun 2022
Learning Disability Week – June 20-26, find out what’s happening near you
Learning disability week – an annual awareness campaign to make sure the world hears what life is like if you have a learning disability.
15 Jun 2022
NEL Social Prescribing Leadership Programme wins national award
Our pioneering Emerging Leaders Link Worker (ELLW) Programme, won Workforce Initiative of the Year at the Link Worker Day 2022 awards.
26 May 2022
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. It offers compassionate and emotional support for those living through birth trauma and loss, and is designed for people who are experiencing moderate to severe psychological distress.
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
Wins across the North East London Integrated Care System at the HSJ Partnership Awards
It was a big night for the North East London Integrated Care System at the HSJ Partnership Awards, with a win for a NEL CCG diabetes programme that is tackling health inequalities and a commendation for a Barts Health Trust project.
25 Mar 2022
Plan ahead for a healthy Ramadan
The local NHS is urging Muslims to plan ahead to ensure a healthy and safe Ramadan. 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. The Local Maternity and Neonatal System, 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 Etheridge 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. This role is also responsible for leading North East London Health and Care Partnership.
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