04 Jun 2020
NHS Test and Trace: if you’ve been in contact with a person who has coronavirus
NHS information about what to do if you're told by the NHS Track and Trace service that you've been in contact with someone who has coronavirus.
01 Jun 2020
Volunteers’ Week: Thank you to everyone who supports our NHS
We want to say a big thank you to everyone across north east London who have been going out of their way to help our NHS and others.
26 May 2020
Your NHS is still here for you
GPs in your area want to reassure you that your NHS is here for you.
21 May 2020
The NHS in Tower Hamlets is still here for you this May Bank Holiday
While GP surgeries will be closed this bank holiday Monday (25 May), you can still see a GP through our GP extended access service, get advice from NHS 111 or visit a pharmacist
20 May 2020
Eid celebrations and the importance of social distancing
GPs in Tower Hamlets are wishing Eid Mubarak to the Muslim community, and urging those celebrating to avoid hosting or attending in-person social gatherings during the festivities.
20 May 2020
Mental Health Awareness Week: supporting local people through the coronavirus pandemic
Life may be disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, but our mental health services are not – we are open for business and encourage you to get in touch for more support if you feel low, worried, anxious, or concerned
18 May 2020
Coronavirus symptoms: loss or change of smell or taste added to symptoms to self-isolate with
If you experience this symptom, or a new continuous cough, or a high fever, you need to immediately isolate at home for seven days. Those you live with will need to isolate for 14 days.
12 May 2020
Coronavirus. Important advice and help for those who are ‘shielding’ at home
If you have had a letter from the NHS advising you to stay at home and avoid all face-to face contact
12 May 2020
If you suspect a stroke, act fast and seek medical help
On Stroke Awareness Day, GPs are reminding residents across Tower Hamlets that the local NHS is still here for you and it is important you do not wait if you need urgent medical help.
11 May 2020
Stay alert to stay safe – what this means for you
The Prime Minister has advised the public to stay alert to control coronavirus and save lives. Find out more here.
06 May 2020
Bank holiday pharmacy opening hours in Newham, Tower Hamlets and Waltham Forest: Early May (08.05.20) and Spring Bank (25.05.20) holidays
Bank holidays can affect the opening hours of local pharmacies. See which pharmacies are open in your area here.