Standing down governance meetings

Following the increased prevalence of Covid-19 infections resulting in an additional pressure on the NHS, the CCG has made some decisions around its governance arrangements to enable staff time to be released to directly support front line delivery of services.

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More GP appointments available in London for urgent health care this weekend

Top doctor urges Londoners to use NHS services wisely The NHS in London will be extremely busy this Bank Holiday weekend, but help is available for those who need urgent care.With coronavirus cases rising in the capital, Londoners are being asked only to use 999 and A&E for serious and life-threatening emergencies, with more GP appointments – including evenings and weekends – now available for people with other health needs.Most consultations will be by telephone or through video call, with face-to-face appointments offered if necessary. Patients who are assessed to have urgent health needs will be able to get same-day…

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COVID-19 Vaccinations begin in Bexley

The first COVID-19 vaccinations began this week in Bexley, and almost a thousand patients have already received the vaccine. Bexley Primary Care Network (PCN), a cluster of four local GP practices, has begun the roll out of the vaccine offering it to people aged over 80 years.

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