29 Apr 2015
Position Vacant - Deputy Director of Mental Health and Joint Commissioning
A 3 month secondment opportunity has arisen for the post of Deputy Director of Mental Health and Joint Commissioning.
24 Apr 2015
Mr and Mrs Patel model new care for east London
A new form of healthcare that is dramatically improving the lives of Tower Hamlets people with complex health needs has been brought to life in two new animated videos developed by the NHS and the council.
13 Apr 2015
BIG Conversation events in Tower Hamlets
NHS Tower Hamlets Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is refreshing its Patient and Public involvement Strategy to become a walking-talking document that helps us to keep the needs of patients and carers at the heart of commissioning in 2015-18. We can announce that we have commissioned 4 voluntary or community sector groups to deliver BIG Conversation events in Tower Hamlets. BIG Conversation eve
10 Apr 2015
Somali Health Conference takes place this month
NHS Tower Hamlets CCG is being supported by the Women's Health and Family Service to hear the voice of the Somali community on Wednesday 29th April 2015. Help us to improve the patient journey through an open discussion on the needs of the Somali community in healthcare. This event will see the launch of WHFS' Health with Respect campaign. Workshops topics include Mental health Advocacy Integrate
09 Apr 2015
Award-winning local traders at Chrisp Street Market
Tower Hamlets is a borough with an eclectic mix of markets offering diverse stalls and shops which are loved by visitors and residents alike.
30 Mar 2015
Care and support is changing in Tower Hamlets
From April 1 care and support services will be changing across the country with new independent financial information and advice available to local people. The new national changes are designed to help residents plan better for the future and create more personal control over the help they receive.
30 Mar 2015
Tower Hamlets Health and Wellbeing Board signs Declaration on Tobacco
Tower Hamlets Council and its health partners have signed a pledge to deter young people from taking up smoking. Members of the Tower Hamlets Health and Wellbeing Board (HWBB) signed up to the Local Government Declaration on Tobacco Control which was launched at the House of Commons on February 23 2015.
27 Mar 2015
Help design community health services
People who live in Tower Hamlets are being asked to get involved in helping design their local NHS community health services by completing a short survey giving their views on what positive impact services should have.
13 Mar 2015
Deadline Extended for VCS Small Grants BIG Conversations
Due to a number of requests the deadline has been extended for the VCS Small Grants BIG Conversations. This is an opportunity for voluntary and community sector groups who work with people in Tower Hamlets to inform the way that NHS Tower Hamlets CCG involves patients and the public.
11 Mar 2015
Health and Wellbeing website for young people launched
The 'Rise Above' website launched on 27 February 2015 offers help for young people on how to deal with personal and societal issues.
11 Mar 2015
Integrated Care in East London
A new animation explaining how NHS Tower Hamlets Newham and Waltham Forest CCGs local authorities and providers are working together to integrate care across health and social care. The Integrated Care programme will empower patients to stay active live independently and have a greater role in their care. This should reduce emergency admissions and use of residential care. See how it works in thi