Have your say on the CCG’s proposed patient and public engagement systems

9 January 2015

In a bid to improve patient engagement and equality, Brent Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is proposing to make changes to its constitution.

The proposed changes follow an independent review of the CCG’s patient and public engagement systems. Please see here for more information

Residents encouraged to use the Brent Urgent Care Centre

22 December 2014

With Christmas around the corner health professionals are urging patients to use the Brent Urgent Care Centre (UCC) if they or a loved one experience an illness or injury that is urgent, but not life-threatening.

The urgent care centre located at Central Middlesex Hospital is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and no appointments are needed.

Adults and children can be seen for a range of minor illnesses and injuries including: sprains and strains of ankles, wrists and knees; minor burns of small areas; cuts including those that may need stitches; ear infections; and minor broken bones such as toes, finger and collarbone.

Brent CCG launches patient newsletter

22 December 2014

The first edition of Health Matters – Brent Clinical Commissioning Groups new quarterly newsletter – is now available.

Download Health Matters here.

Inside you will find information about the recently launched NHS services in Brent, an update on the plans to bring more services to Central Middlesex Hospital, and tips on keeping healthy and choosing the right care this winter.

If you have any comments about this newsletter, please email: media@nw.london.nhs.uk