Weekly news digest – Friday 10th February 2017

Healthwatch Camden

Extended access for GP and nursing appointments, now available at three locations

  • Somers Town Medical Centre (Mon – Fri 06:30 – 20:30; Sat & Sun 08:00 – 20:00)
  • West Hampstead Medical Centre (Sat 08:00 – 20:00)
  • Hampstead Group Practice (Sat & Sun 08:00 – 20:00)

Health and social care integration

  • The Better Care Fund has not achieved the expected value for money, in terms of savings, outcomes for patients or hospital activity

London Ambulance Services (LAS) Patients Forum

  • DEVELOPING SAFER, HIGHER QUALITY CARE FOR PATIENTS.  Monday 13 February 2017, 5.30 to 7.30pm

The British Tinnitus Association 

Camden Council 

  • HS2: Council prepares for Royal Assent of HS2 Bill with replacement homes
  • Camden Volunteering E News February 2017

Voluntary Action Camden (VAC) 

Camden CCG – Camden Patient Public Engagement Group (CPPEG)

  • CPPEG open meeting – Monday 13 February 2017, new venue
  • CPPEG Elections

Camden Council

Camden Disability Action (CDA)

  • Annual General Meeting 2017, Wednesday 15 February 2017 2–5PM

West Euston Partnership

  • Fleet of specially adapted bikes is continuing the free Saturday sessions in Regent’s Park

Patient Participation & Feedback Opportunities

  • Would you like the opportunity to help develop the Bloomsbury Network? 
  • Public Involvement Update from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) January 2017
  • Age UK London has started our annual ‘Your Priorities’ consultation
  • GOV.UK to find more information about current and past Government consultations
  • UCLH Help shape our Cancer Services
  • Depression research engagement events for service users/carers/public Tavistock Clinic 
  • DWP Work, health and disability: improving lives
  • CQC: We use surveys to find out what people think of the NHS healthcare services that they use
  • Emergency Department Survey 2016
  • Camden Council Consultation Hub