The way Extended Hours GP services are delivered is changing. Extended hours are where GP provide pre-bookable and same-day appointments in the evening after 6.30PM and at weekends, although not necessarily at patient’s own practice.Continue reading “Extended hours GP services are changing”
Independent Mental Health Network (IMHN) is running five focus groups in December that each look at a different element of the NHS’ Community Mental Health Framework.
Throughout the coronavirus pandemic you must continue to see your GP for health concerns, both for yourself and the person you care for. And be sure to go into hospital in the event of a health emergency, as you would normally. Continue reading “Get health issues checked out”
The NHS wants to improve Musculoskeletal (MSK) services. MSK services include Trauma and Orthopaedic, Rheumatology and Pain services. The service covers carers living in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.
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NHS Bristol CCG are keen to inform carers that they have recently launched a survey on GP Improved Access and would like to hear your views!
Join the NHS Cancer Patient and Public Voices Forum, and help put people and communities at the heart of the NHS Cancer Programme.
If you or someone you care for or support use Special Care Dental Services in the South West then NHS England and NHS Improvement (NHSE and NHSI) would like to hear from you.
NHS have published a series of leaflets on their website aimed at families and carers of people with learning disabilities.
Healthwatch Bristol and Healthwatch South Gloucestershire would like to speak to people about their personal experiences of using local health care services, or those of someone they know or care for.
Growing pressure on the NHS mean changes are needed to make sure everybody gets the support they need.
The Government has unveiled its proposals for all health and care staff in England to get autism training.
North Bristol NHS Trust are trying to improve their outpatient services. They need your help and experience to create together the best service possible.
North Bristol Trust are looking for people aged 45 and over who are interested in taking part in dementia research.
Following consultation and feedback from organisations such as ours, the NHS Long Term Plan (LTP) was launched on 7th January. It sets out what the NHS wants to achieve over the next ten years. Many of the measures announced are part of the £20 billion extra funding announced by the government last year.Continue reading “NHS Long Term Plan”
The next Mental Health Conversations event will focus on developing a mental health strategy for Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.
Community health services across Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire (BNSSG) are currently being reviewed, before they are put out to tender next year.
A new national data opt-out has been developed for NHS patients.
University Hospitals Bristol (UHB) NHS Trust proposes to build a new Hospital Transport hub.
A personal health budget is an amount of money to support someone’s health and wellbeing needs, which is planned and agreed between them and their local NHS team.