Coronavirus: update from Enfield Healthwatch

Changes to visiting inpatients at local hospitals due to Coronavirus As a precuationary measure, local hospitals such as The North Middlesex University Hospital and The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust (including Chase Farm and Barnet Hospitals) have made temporary changes to their visiting times and restrictions. North Middlesex University…

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Defend Enfield NHS Questionaire

In 2016, concerned Enfield residents came together to focus on issues concerning the structure and organisation of the NHS. The group, Defend Enfield NHS (DENHS) has met monthly ever since and campaigns on Enfield, north London and national issues. PPGs are patient groups intended as a partnership between patients and the GP…

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Wear it Pink Day—19 October

Local resident Mary Huckle is organising a second Wear it Pink fundraising event together with local businesses around Bush Hill Park station. Incredibly it’s been almost a year since the previous “Wear It Pink” day last October when just over £1000 in donations was raised in a matter of days.  …

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Have your say about ideas to reduce the number of hospitals providing bones and joints operations for adults

Why things may be changing? Currently, you can have a planned operation for your bones and joints, such as hip and knee replacements, in one of 10 hospitals across Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Haringey and Islington. Information from all hospital suggests that where you have your surgery, may: affect whether you…

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