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New Online GP Consultation Service Launched at Shropshire Practices
8 October 2019 11:05am
Online GP consultations have been introduced at some GP practices in the county by NHS Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). The eConsult software could save patients a trip to their GP and point them in the right direction for care. It will also ease pressure on GP practices by cutting the need for face-to-face appointments.
Top Tips on How to Tackle Common Aches and Pains
7 October 2019 1:28pm
Top tips on headaches, back pain, period pain, sprains and strains from NHS Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).
New Joint Accountable Officer Appointed for NHS Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group and NHS Telford & Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group
3 October 2019 4:51pm
David Evans is to take up the new post of Joint Accountable Officer for the County’s two Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and take them forward to becoming a single commissioning organisation. David is currently the Accountable Officer for Telford & Wrekin CCG and will start in the newly created role of AO for both CCGs shortly. His role will be to oversee Shropshire CCG and Telford & Wrekin CCG and then lead the single strategic commissioning organisation.
Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin CCGs Encourage Local People to Stop Smoking this October
1 October 2019 2:40pm
Smokers in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin are being encouraged to join in with the nation’s biggest quit attempt and ‘split up’ with smoking from 1 October. So far Stoptober has supported more than 1.9 million people on their quit journey. This year the campaign will target all smokers highlighting the benefits of “breaking up” and urging them to re-evaluate their bad relationship with smoking and “split up”.
Festival of Ageing
1 October 2019 1:19pm
A range of organisations from across Shropshire have come together to create a day to celebrate older people. Inspirational and internationally renowned speakers will explain the science of ageing, as well as the latest thinking on what keeps people well. There will also be taster sessions of local activities for participants to try; local activities that are known to be good for people’s wellbeing as well as information stalls. The festival will be held on Tuesday, 15 October, 2019 9am to 4pm at Shrewsbury Town Football Club.
Invitation for Health Professionals to Attend 'Why Frailty is Everyone's Business' Event
1 October 2019 1:07pm
"Why Frailty is Everyone's Business" will be the subject of a Joint CPD Forum Event on Saturday, 12 October. Health professionals and clinicians interested in frailty from across the system are invited to the event, which aims to bring people together, share points of view and to induce a more collaborative and joined-up approach. It will be held between 9am and 1pm at University Centre Shrewsbury, The Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury, SY3 8HQ.
Update for Patients of Whitehall Medical Practice
27 September 2019 9:58am
Reassurance from Shropshire CCG to all Whitehall Medical Practice patients upon the closure of this practice today.
Reassurance for Patients over Whitehall Medical Practice
19 September 2019 4:05pm
Patients are being reassured by the Shropshire CCG that no-one will be left without a GP when the White Medical Practice (Malling Health) closes at the end of September.
The Future Health Needs of Shropshire: Expressions of Interest
18 September 2019 10:15am
Residents are invited to take part in a JSNA workshop in December and have their say on the changing health and social care needs of Shropshire.
Launch of The Big 6 Initiative
13 September 2019 2:44pm
‘The Big 6’ initiative to help parents and carers tackle the most common childhood illnesses has been launched by Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs). A set of easy-to-understand advice sheets on ‘The Big 6’ illnesses have been created for parents and carers to give guidance on what action to take if a child is ill.