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News and publications 2018-03-22T09:50:46+00:00

​Richmond CCG has re-located to Teddington​

Richmond CCG has moved from the Civic Centre in Twickenham to: 2nd floor Thames House 180 High Street Teddington TW11 8HU Switchboard: 020 3941 9900 We are co-locating in Teddington with colleagues from Kington CCG as part of the ongoing initiative to join up working arrangements. Although Kingston and Richmond CCGs will remain accountable to their own local populations and retain [...]

March 26th, 2018|Categories: News|

Be Clear on Cancer: breast cancer in women over 70

1 in 3 women diagnosed with breast cancer in England each year are aged 70 and over.  Breast cancer is the most common cancer in England with around 44,300 women diagnosed each year. Breast cancer survival is lower in older women and research shows they are more likely to delay presenting to their GP with breast cancer symptoms.  If breast [...]

March 12th, 2018|Categories: News|

Advice for local people on avoiding fraud and scams​

Local residents are invited to a free information event, with Police Commissioner Cressida Dick and TV presenter Gloria Hunniford, to learn more about how you can avoid falling victim to fraudsters. On 10 March, Richmond Police will host the event at Twickenham Stadium. The event is being supported by the Richmond and Kingston Adults Safeguarding Board. Sarah Loades, lead nurse [...]

February 9th, 2018|Categories: News|

Top police officer and TV presenter to give advice to local people on avoiding fraud and scams​

Local residents are invited to a free information event, with Police Commissioner Cressida Dick and TV presenter Gloria Hunniford, to learn more about how you can avoid falling victim to fraudsters. On 10 March, Richmond Police will host the event at Twickenham Stadium. The event is being supported by the Richmond and Kingston Adults Safeguarding Board. Sarah Loades, lead nurse from [...]

February 9th, 2018|Categories: News|

Services for people with cancer – questionnaire​

The Mulberry Centre, based at West Middlesex Hospital, is one of many services in this part of London providing practical, emotional and physical support to people affected by cancer. Macmillan Cancer Support, and the Mulberry Centre is currently looking at what services are available, and how to help develop them in the future. To do this, they would like to [...]

February 6th, 2018|Categories: News|

​​​Pharmacies supporting local people​

A recent visit to Kanset pharmacy in Ham near Richmond taught me a lot about the important and varied role of pharmacies and how they are taking pressure off GPs and hospitals in providing timely and flexible clinical support and health advice to the local community.  During my visit on a cold, wet morning in January, I received their customary [...]

January 22nd, 2018|Categories: News|

Local residents asked to give their views on GP and pharmacy services​​

Our goal in Richmond is to provide high quality GP and pharmacy services for all. Our measure of success will be satisfied patients, and staff who feel positive about what they are doing. We have launched a project to gather the views of local people to inform a set of quality pledges for GP practices and pharmacies across Richmond and [...]

October 10th, 2017|Categories: News|

Protect yourself and your family against flu

Make sure you stay well this winter. Flu is a common infectious viral illness spread by coughs and sneezes. It can be very unpleasant, but you'll usually begin to feel better within about a week. However, it can lead to serious complications if you have a long-term health condition and it can be horrible for little children.  If children catch flu they can [...]

October 9th, 2017|Categories: News|

New urgent treatment centres for Richmond

Joint statement from Richmond Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Richmond Community Health in Partnership (RCHiP). We are working together to improve healthcare for the residents of Richmond. This includes plans to combine a range of primary and urgent care services run by GPs, nurses and other healthcare professionals at Teddington Memorial Hospital, starting from April 2018. A similar service will [...]

September 28th, 2017|Categories: News|
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