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Do you know your heart age? Take the test to find out
4 September 2018 2:31pm
Do you know your heart age? Adults across the country are being encouraged to take a few minutes out of their day to get to know their heart age by taking a free online, ‘Heart Age Test’, which asks physical and lifestyle related information, as well as blood pressure and cholesterol, and determines if someone’s heart is at a higher age than their actual age.
Extended Access Survey update
29 August 2018 12:38pm
Extended Access Survey update. Following the requirement from NHS England that all registered patients should be able to access evening and weekend GP appointments from Monday, 1 October, 2018, the CCG undertook a survey of patients and the public. The survey was available both online and in hard copies between 30 April and 25 May, 2018. Overview of the key facts and figures form the Extended Access Survey:
Doctors and nurses on hand to answer questions at Future Fit events
15 August 2018 12:43pm
Local people are being encouraged to find out more about the Future Fit consultation by attending one of a series of upcoming public events. New public events were recently announced to give local people further opportunities to find out more about proposals to transform local hospital services.
Take part in the Continuity Of Carer survey
14 August 2018 4:02pm
The Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Local Maternity System (LMS) is launching a Continuity Of Carer Survey and is asking for responses through the Maternity Voices Partnership (MVP) to help them to gather information about the local area.
Community grants available from NHS England
13 August 2018 1:46pm
Community grants available from NHS England. NHS England will be awarding grants of up to £2,500 to a number of projects that showcase good practice around patient and citizen involvement in healthcare from voluntary groups.
NHS Future Fit Bishop's Castle Q&A session postponed
8 August 2018 9:20am
A Future Fit pop-in Q&A session planned for Wednesday 8 August in Bishop's Castle has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances. The event - which was set to run from 4pm to 7pm at The Church Barn - will be rescheduled to take place later in August.
More public events planned for Future Fit consultation
7 August 2018 9:46am
Three new public events have been announced as part of the Future Fit consultation to give local people further opportunities to find out more about proposals to transform local hospital services. The new events were announced as the Future Fit Programme Board agreed to extend the consultation by one week until midnight on Tuesday 11 September 2018. The additional pop-in Q&A sessions have been organised in Bishop’s Castle (8 August), Woodside in Telford (29 August) and Welshpool (30 August). Local people are invited to drop in at any time between 4pm and 7pm. The sessions are in addition to two additional public exhibition events announced earlier this month, which will take place in Whitchurch and Newport.
Shrewsbury’s Riverside Medical Practice to move to town’s Tannery site
1 August 2018 2:13pm
Shrewsbury’s Riverside Medical Practice is set to move to a new home in the town’s Tannery development, after Shropshire Council agreed to invest in the work required to accommodate the practice as part of its plans to support the regeneration of Shrewsbury’s West End. Three blocks are set to be completed on the Tannery site. Works are nearing completion on the first block which will provide student accommodation for University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) in the new academic year.
New medical centre, community hub and housing on the way in Whitchurch
1 August 2018 2:10pm
A new medical centre, community hub and supported living facilities are to be built in Whitchurch after Shropshire Council agreed to invest in the project as part of plans to regenerate the town. Shropshire Council, Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and The Wrekin Housing Trust will now work together to regenerate and redevelop the Pauls Moss site into a hub of housing, healthcare and community activity that will meet the needs of the local community and reflect the future design and delivery of health and social care services.
Doctors and nurses on hand to answer your Future Fit questions at public exhibition event this week
31 July 2018 1:59pm
Doctors and nurses on hand to answer your Future Fit questions at public exhibition event. Local people are being encouraged to find out more about the Future Fit consultation at a public exhibition event in Market Drayton this week. The drop-in event will run from 3.30pm to 7.30pm and is open to everyone. NHS doctors, nurses and other healthcare staff will be on hand to answer questions to give everyone the chance to find out more about the proposed changes to services at The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital and The Princess Royal Hospital.