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Flooding Shuts Riverside Medical Practice
17 February 2020 3:54pm
Riverside Medical Practice in Shrewsbury has closed because of flooding. It will also be shut tomorrow and no more prescription orders are being processed.
Coronavirus: Important Information
17 February 2020 2:36pm
Measures are in place to ensure the safety of patients throughout the UK in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak.
Do you know where to get medical advice this half term?
14 February 2020 4:03pm
Half term can be a fun but stressful time for many parents, especially in winter as kids play in wet and icy conditions. As part of the national Help Us, Help You campaign, health bosses at Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are encouraging people to visit their pharmacy for advice on minor injuries and ailments.
Make sure you’re prepared in case your child has an asthma attack
13 February 2020 3:41pm
Health bosses want to make sure parents of young children know what to do if their child is wheezing or having an asthma attack. This advice comes as part of Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Groups’ (CCGs) ‘The Big 6’ initiative, which aims to help parents and carers tackle the most common childhood illnesses. The two CCGs have created an advice sheet on wheezing and asthma. It includes the warning signs to look out for and a set of frequently asked questions (FAQs) that you can use to assess the severity of your child’s illness. They also list the actions you should take in response to the different symptoms your child may have.
Guidance from Shropshire Health Bosses On How to Tackle Mild Dry Skin
11 February 2020 10:07am
Information from NHS Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) with details of its latest campaign on how to tackle mild dry skin at home rather than visiting your GP.
Update on Coronavirus
10 February 2020 4:36pm
The NHS in Shropshire and Public Health England (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal. The risk to the general public is moderate. If you have arrived back to the UK from mainland China, Thailand, Japan, Republic of Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia or Macau within 14 days, follow the specific advice for returning travellers.
Find out more about Plans for a New Health Organisation for Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin
30 January 2020 10:27am
Give us your views now on proposals for a new health organisation for Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin. Please click here to complete the survey. Shropshire residents are also being encouraged to come along to a series of pop-up events to find out more about proposals for a new health organisation for Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin. The pop-up events are being organised by the county’s health bosses to give people the chance to voice their opinions on a new health proposal.
Phones lines to be Closed during Internet Shutdown
30 January 2020 10:21am
Phone lines for Prescription Ordering Direct (POD) and the internet will not be available at William Farr House in Shrewsbury while essential work is carried out. The work will take place between 12.30pm and 2.45pm today, 30 January.
Information and Advice on Coronavirus
29 January 2020 2:55pm
For the latest information and advice relating to the coronavirus please visit the Public Health England webpage
Survey on Children and Young People with Special Educational Needs
27 January 2020 1:50pm
Any parents, carers or colleagues who have children with special educational needs in Shropshire are being asked to watch a webinar and complete a survey. The pre-recorded webinar is available until midnight on Tuesday, 28 January, 2020. Please be aware you cannot pause the webinar, but may re-start it at any time.