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A landmark devolution deal was approved today allowing for greater integration between health and social care, meaning more people will be able to receive treatment in their own homes without having to go to hospital.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

A district nurse has received an award for her hard work and commitment to a health centre.

Havering’s hospital trust is having its finances formally investigated by the NHS after it was forced to take out a £15m bail-out loan.

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For all their hard work as one of the busiest charities in Havering, you’d be forgiven for not knowing much about the good work being done by the King George and Queen’s Hospitals Charity.

A clinical commissioning group (CCG) has requested a leading consultancy compiles a report into the closure of King George Hospital’s A&E department.

Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week.

Experts believe one in six people across the UK will have a mental health crisis this week that could lead to them developing a serious disorder.

A new midwifery unit has been unveiled offering flexible antenatal and other maternity appointments.

Havering’s NHS hospital trust has announced the appointment of a former BT board member as its new chairman.

A march and rally is being held tomorrow to protest the closure of King George Hospital’s A&E.

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The NHS is urgently appealing for Havering residents to sign up to donate their eyesight in the event of their death.

Havering’s healthcare commissioners are asking for the public’s thoughts on plans to stop funding minor procedures such as cataract surgery and osteopathy.

Charities in the community will be teaming up for World Mental Health Day as part of a nationwide anti-stigma campaign.

Concerns have been raised over an “increasing number of serious incidents” at Havering’s NHS trust due to missed or delayed diagnoses for cancer.

Havering’s NHS hospital trust has narrowly missed out on a £55m contract to take over a treatment centre, which will instead be run privately.

A Romford doctor charged with 118 sexual offences, including sexually assaulting a girl under 13 years old, has made his second court appearance.

In the first in a series of monthly health specials, we look at north east London’s healthcare and discuss with local experts the biggest challenges it faces.

A two-year-girl battling a rare form of cancer is a step closer to overcoming the disease after a successful round of treatment.

Health campaigners have called upon Havering Council to formally request health secretary Jeremy Hunt reviews proposals that would close a nearby emergency department.

New figures reveal that 18 people in Havering have died waiting for a transplant in the last ten years.

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