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New Leader for Hertfordshire and West Essex Sustainability and Transformation Partnership

The Herts and west Essex Sustainability and Transformation Partnership has appointed a full-time leader to continue the transformation of health and social care services across the area.

Lister hospital under extreme pressure – please keep A&E free for genuine emergencies

The Lister hospital in Stevenage is under extreme pressure, due to the number of very sick patients needing to be admitted.

Health secretary urges people to talk to each other about organ donation

The government wants people to have their say on a new 'opt-out' system for organ donation in England to help save more lives.

Where to go in east and north Hertfordshire for medical help over the festive season

Opening times for pharmacies in east and north Hertfordshire on New Year's Day are available here and don’t forget, the telephone service NHS 111 is there for you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year if you urgently need health advice.

NHS England consults on freeing up 136 million to boost frontline NHS care by curbing prescription costs

NHS England has launched a public consultation on proposals to rein in prescriptions for some ‘over the counter’ products freeing-up up to £136 million to expand other treatments for major conditions such as cancer.