14 May 2018
Information about the NHS funding of Freestyle libre for glucose monitoring
The FreeStyle Libre® Flash Glucose Monitoring system is not recommended for prescribing in primary care until an implementation plan for prescribing the sensors has been developed and agreed across the local healthcare system.
01 Feb 2018
Consultation on prescription of over-the-counter medicines
People in Tower Hamlets are being asked for their views on proposals to reduce prescribing of some over the counter medicines.
16 Jan 2018
Free health helpline gives urgent over the phone advice from clinical experts
GPs, nurses, paramedics and pharmacists will soon be giving urgent expert advice over the phone through the free NHS 111 helpline, 24 hours a day.
27 Oct 2017
People in Tower Hamlets urged to support antibiotics campaign
People in Tower Hamlets are being urged to support World Antibiotic Awareness Week (13-19 November) – to help ensure that vital antibiotic drugs are effective for the future.
18 May 2017
Tower Hamlets is developing a new Special Educational Needs & Disability (SEND) Strategy
The new SEND Strategy is being developed over the coming year and will be ready to launch by February 2018.