Joanne welcomes improved bus services to NMUH

Commenting on the announcement that the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has set out plans to improve bus services to North Middlesex University Hospital, Joanne McCartney AM said: “I am delighted that Mayor Khan is committing to take action on this vital local issue, especially after the previous Mayor offered no solution when I raised this … Continue reading Joanne welcomes improved bus services to NMUH

Hard work of local health staff recognised

Labour London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney, visited Highgate Group Practice on World Health Day to see first-hand the services they provide to local residents. The visit was organised by the Londonwide Local Medical Committees who represent NHS GPs. Ms McCartney met with their CEO, Michelle Drage and local practitioners to discuss discussed the challenges facing … Continue reading Hard work of local health staff recognised

Update on North Middlesex A&E – Response from Mayor

Further to my letter to the Mayor of London following the Care Quality Commission's report rating the North Middlesex University Hospital's Accident & Emergency Department, I have received a response which can be read here.

Response from Joanne McCartney AM to the CQC’s “Inadequate” rating for NMUH

Responding to the CQC’s “Inadequate” rating for North Middlesex University Hospital, Local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, said: “Nobody can say they didn’t see this coming. This is the culmination of years of government underfunding, unnecessary restructuring and the resounding impact of the closure at Chase Farm. “We’ve got a staffing crisis across London’s … Continue reading Response from Joanne McCartney AM to the CQC’s “Inadequate” rating for NMUH

Warning of nursing shortage in Enfield and Haringey

North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust is facing a serious nursing shortage, according to a new report from the Royal College of Nursing (RCN). Data from the report showed 88 nursing posts had been left empty last summer as a result of Government policies. The shortage of nurses, which can be seen across the capital, … Continue reading Warning of nursing shortage in Enfield and Haringey