News in March 2018

News from the North West London Collaboration of CCGs.

New low back pain and sciatica policy for North West London

New low back pain and sciatica policy for North West London

Treat Me Right! People with learning disabilities and autism help train 1000 NHS and social care staff

“We hope other areas in England will take note of this and introduce similar schemes, so they can start meeting their legal duties on autism.” - Policy Manager at the National Autistic Society

More than 1,500 patients benefit from ‘Home first’ initiative

One in three patients sat in a hospital bed today, are well enough to leave the ward.

Need to see a GP or nurse over the Easter holidays?

GP and nurse appointments are available over the Easter bank holiday weekend including Good Friday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

Do you want to beat Type 2 diabetes? There’s an app for that!

Patients living with Type 2 diabetes in North West London have seen significant improvements to their health thanks to new smartphone health apps.

Find out how your NHS manages your health records

Find out how your NHS manages your health records

North West London HSJ award duo

The NHS in North West London has been nominated in not one but TWO categories at this year’s prestigious Health Service Journal (HSJ) awards.

NHS delivers ‘all you need’ information booklet for new mums and families

The NHS in North West (NW) London are handing out new information booklet ‘After your baby’s birth’ to women when they leave hospital after giving birth.