GP video appointments help thousands of patients in Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire
Thousands of patients in B&NES Swindon and Wiltshire are now benefiting from video-based appointments, as well as patient care delivered remotely by GPs and other primary care staff, thanks to the combined efforts of NHS organisations in the region.
28 May 2020
GPs spell out the best way to get NHS help over the Spring bank holiday weekend
GP practices across Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire will be reducing their opening hours this bank holiday weekend, but local people are being reassured that the NHS is still on hand to provide help where it’s needed. Read more.
21 May 2020
CCG urges local people to be kind to themselves with launch of online directory of mental health and wellbeing services
Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group is marking Mental Health Awareness Week by encouraging people to be kind to themselves during lockdown and to always seek help when it is needed. Find out more.
15 May 2020
Key messages about maternity services during COVID-19
We appreciate this is a worrying time for pregnant women and mums who have recently had their baby. We want to ensure we give you the latest information about how we have had to change our services to keep everyone safe. Find out more.
7 May 2020
The NHS is still open this bank holiday, even if your nearest GP practice isn’t
With many GP practices across Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire reducing their opening hours this bank holiday weekend, doctors are offering reassurances that help will still be available for those who need it. Read more.
7 May 2020
Local ‘backline’ healthcare staff volunteer to deliver urgent and end-of-life prescriptions during lockdown
Non-clinical staff at Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire Clinical Group are offering a helping hand to community nursing teams in Swindon and Wiltshire by delivering urgent and end-of-life medicines direct to people’s homes.
1 May 2020
Changes to community maternity services agreed as CCG continues to respond to current coronavirus challenge
Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group has today agreed a set of recommendations that will maintain the health and wellbeing of mums-to-be during the current coronavirus outbreak. Read more.
30 April 2020