Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Health News

nhs winter

Swindon CCG appoints interim Clinical Chair

Dr Sarah Bruen has been appointed as the interim Clinical Chair of Swindon Clinical Commissioning Group.

A GP with more...

nhs winter

Clinical Chair of Swindon CCG steps down from role

Dr Peter Mack has resigned from the position of Clinical Chair at Swindon Clinical Commissioning Group with immediate effect.

The...

Phoenix Enterprises supports Mental Health and Wellbeing month

Phoenix Enterprises is a Swindon based charity that supports local people with learning difficulties and mental health conditions and...

Local NHS sites go smoke free from January 1st

Patients, visitors and NHS staff across Bath & North East Somerset (B&NES), Swindon and Wiltshire will be making a...

nhs winter

Help the NHS help you this winter by taking simple steps

People living in Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Swindon and Wiltshire are being urged to do their bit...

elderly, swindon , care

Carers helping the elderly stay safe this winter

The team at Bluebird Care Swindon are encouraging their elderly customers to stay safe this winter by following a...

Transforming maternity services together

A proposal to transform maternity services across Bath and North East Somerset (BANES), Swindon and Wiltshire has been shared...

“A disaster waiting to happen,” says prospective candidate

Kate Linnegar the prospective parliamentary candidate for North Swindon has called two public meetings to address the problems people...

Urgent warning issued as hundreds taken ill with salmonella after eating meat

An urgent health warning has been issued to meat eaters after a spike in salmonella cases from all over...

NHS appeal for return of perfectly good crutches ‘littering living rooms’

The NHS has declared a ‘crutch amnesty’ to stop hospital equipment ‘littering living rooms’ when it could be put...

medical practice

Clean sweep for Swindon GP surgery

Healthcare inspectors have rated a Swindon GP surgery as good in all areas after staff at the practice went...

Residents asked to make a pledge for World Mental Health Day

With World Mental Health Day fast approaching, Swindon Borough Council is calling on residents to pledge an action they...

Swindon Public Health Budgets to be cut by £366,000!

Labour is today publishing new analysis exposing devastating Tory health cuts which are forcing 85% of councils to reduce...

New flu jab will provide best protection to over 65s this winter season

The new vaccine is one of three flu jabs that are available for the different groups of individuals who...