Tagged: Wandsworth

New scheme aims to help locals with cancer get active in 2017

News & events | 19 Jan 2017 | Tags: cancer Macmillan Macmillan Cancer Support Move More Wandsworth people living with cancer Wandsworth

A new programme has launched in Wandsworth that will help local people living with cancer, including patients at St George’s, get more active to help manage symptoms and improve overall health. The programme, called Move More Wandsworth, is a new initiative set up by Macmillan Cancer Support and Enable Leisure …

Is it an emergency? Choose well this winter

News & events | 2 Dec 2015 | Tags: 111 999 colds conjunctivitis coughs diarrhoea emergency Emergency Department fever flu nausea NHS 111 novovirus pharmacists pharmacy sickness vomiting Wandsworth winter flu winter pressures winter sickness

A lot of people come to the Emergency Department because they do not know where else to go could get quicker and more appropriate treatment much closer to home. Read our quick guide below before you decide where to go for your treatment.

Wandsworth Children’s Speech and Language Therapy Team launches ‘Tea Talk’

News & events | 4 Nov 2014 | Tags: community public event speech and language talking tea time therapy Wandsworth

The team behind Wandsworth’s Children’s Speech and Language Therapy department  launched a brand new initiative called ‘Tea Talk’ last week. ‘Tea Talk’ aims to teach the parents of Wandsworth about the importance of talking to children at teatime. Research released by the National Literacy Trust shows that children who sit down to …

New hospital inspection plans welcomed

News & events | 29 Jul 2013 | Tags: CQC feedback Healthwatch inspection Wandsworth

Wandsworth Council and St George’s Hospital in Tooting have welcomed the introduction of a new hospital inspection regime.