Essex County Council

Hertfordshire County Council

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New approach means Hertfordshire and west Essex health and care organisations are braced for winter

As temperatures start to dip and the nights draw in, health and care organisations across the whole of Hertfordshire and west Essex are planning for winter together for the first time. 

Representatives from the East of England ambulance service, Hertfordshire and Essex county councils, the area’s three acute hospitals (Lister Hospital, Watford General and Princess Alexandra), clinical commissioners, mental health trusts and NHS 111 recently gathered to discuss how they would work more closely together than ever this winter.    

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