As you know, Chase Farm is one of the eight Accident and Emergency Departments earmarked for closure later this year. Figures came out last week which show hospitals in our area are already not meeting their targets as 8,470 patients waited more than four hours at the Barnet and Chase Farm Hospital Trust. These numbers … Continue reading Concerns over closure of Chase Farm A&E
This week the world celebrates 65 years of the National Health Service. We should be immensely proud of our NHS – it touches all our lives at some point. Admittedly, there are times when it makes us frustrated, but there are more occasions when we realise how lucky we are to have it. The majority … Continue reading Happy 65th Birthday NHS!
Earlier in the month, together with Assembly Members Jennette Arnold and Andrew Dismore, I wrote to the Chief Executive of the Whittington Trust Board Dr Yi Mien Koh. We now have a response to the letter which you can see here.
Tomorrow (Saturday 16th March) we will be marching again to show our concern over the proposed sell-off of the Whittington Hospital. We are meeting at Highbury Corner, Holloway Road at 11.30am, come and join us! The proposals include: Loss of 580 jobs, including 220 nurses Loss of one-third of the land which will be sold or demolished Replacing … Continue reading Join the march to save the Whittington tomorrow.