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13.10.2021

Flu vaccination and Covid-19 booster vaccination survey 2021

South West London CCG wants to hear from individuals based in South West London aged 50-64 and parents of 2 and 3 year olds. With two viruses circulating this winter, they want to ensure that everyone has the best information about the Flu vaccine and Covid 19 booster vaccine. Please fill out this short survey...

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23.09.2021

Croydon’s patients help 1200 London GPs to improve better access to services

A diverse group of Croydon patients have helped Healthy London Partnership develop a guide to improve better access to GPs as well as patient experience to help London’s 1,200 GPs give their patients the best possible access to GP services. These residents came from a range of backgrounds from those who have lived in Croydon...

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02.09.2021

Croydons BME Forum Wellness Centre Activities

Croydon’s BME Forum will be hosting a range of activities for community members throughout September. To find out more about the BME Forum follow this link>>>  Activities: Weight Shed Through Art, Tuesdays, 10am-11am: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/weight-shed-through-art-tickets-165244369357?aff=erelpanelorg Walk and Talk, Tuesdays, 11am-12:30pm: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/walk-and-talk-tickets-165240551939?aff=erelpanelorg Wellbeing Workshops, Thursdays, 1pm-2pm: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/wellbeing-workshop-tickets-165242724437?aff=erelpanelorg      

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01.09.2021

Engagement proposals for improving kidney care

Kidney clinicians at St Helier and St George’s hospitals have put forward a new proposal to improve care for their kidney patients. In 2020, the NHS approved plans to build a new specialist emergency hospital in Sutton. By 2026, all kidney inpatient care will move from St Helier to this new hospital. This will improve...

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24.08.2021

Green light for multi-million-pound boost for Croydon’s sickest patients

Green light for multi-million-pound boost for Croydon’s sickest patients   View this article on the Croydon University Hospitals website.   Building is to begin on a multi-million-pound makeover for one of London’s hardest hit critical care units in the COVID-19 pandemic, it was confirmed today.   The new £14.7 million refurbishment at Croydon University Hospital will...

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10.08.2021

Take part in our new long Covid Survey!

Have you experienced any long-term effects of Coronavirus? Have they lasted weeks or even months? We want to hear from you! What is long COVID? Many people feel better in a few days or weeks and most will make a full recovery within 12 weeks. But for some people, symptoms can last longer. The chances...

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28.07.2021

Have your say on diagnostic services

Have you had a medical investigation over the past year?   Help shape NHS services. Take a short survey about Community Diagnostic Hubs.   We want to improve the way we provide diagnostic tests and procedures. Tests such as MRIs, blood tests, endoscope investigations, x-rays, mammograms, heart examinations and so on. To do this, the...

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07.07.2021

New Medical Same Day Emergency Care Unit Name

Croydon University Hospital needs your help in naming our new same day emergency care unit   We will shortly be launching a new same day emergency treatment for patients that need medical care at Croydon University Hospital. Our staff have suggested three names for the new unit and we would like to hear from our...

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30.06.2021

Covid-19 Vaccination Programme Update: Door to Door conversations

Over the next few weeks, you may see volunteers and NHS Staff in your area knocking door to door discussing the Covid-19 Vaccine. In going door to door we hope to speak to people who are unsure about Covid-19 vaccinations, listen to their opinions and answer any questions they may have. We also know some...

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24.06.2021

New Report Release – ‘Experiences within Croydon Care homes for Residents, Staff and Friends and Family during the Pandemic’

Healthwatch Croydon has released a new report looking at the experiences of care home residents, staff and friends and family, already there has been a plan of action put in place to help improve experiences.   New action plan for Croydon’s care homes based on residents, family, and staff experience   Croydon Council have defined...

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