Monday, July 22, 2019

Health News

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Three local NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups to become one organisation

Three groups responsible for the planning, buying and monitoring of health services in Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon...

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Tobacco control and alcohol misuse prevention in Swindon

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is inviting local people to attend a free talk where they can learn...

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Become a foster carer and change a child’s life

Swindon Borough Council’s hunt for new foster carers continues, with a new campaign being launched this week.

The Council is...

Health Information Week, with Swindon Libraries, 3rd to 9th July 2019

Health Information Week is an annual campaign to promote high-quality health information resources that are available to the public....

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Community COPD and Oxygen specialists help people in Swindon to breathe well and live...

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is inviting local people who are suffering from lung disease such as asthma,...

IMH Group to withdraw from primary care in Swindon

Since September 2018, the IMH Group had been working in partnership with five GP practices – Moredon Medical Centre,...

Kate Linnegar raises concerns over ongoing IMH troubles

Kate Linnegar, parliamentary candidate for North Swindon, has expressed her concerns for the ongoing IMH troubles in light of...

Macmillan specialists promote Sun Awareness Week

To mark Sun Awareness Week, a Macmillan Skin Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialist based at the Great Western Hospital in...

Sun Awareness Week kicks off today

A Swindon consultant dermatologist says Sun Awareness Week, which this year runs from 6thto 12thMay, is a good time...

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Giving patients a voice to improve the care at Great Western Hospital

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will be taking part in the Experience of Care Week in April 2019.

Experience...

Children can now drive themselves to surgery in style

Children staying on the Children’s Ward at Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust can now travel to surgery in...

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Be prepared and help ease pressure on health services this Easter

People living in Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES), Swindon and Wiltshire are being urged to get ready for...

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Great Western Hospital’s move to go smoke free is a success

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has been awarded a Green rating from Public Health England for its commitment...

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Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust offers advice on kidney issues

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is inviting people in Swindon to attend a free health talk about ways...