Hospital waits worsen – Check NHS cancer, A&E and operations targets in your area

Posted October 18, 2017

The NHS is under unprecedented pressure. Rising numbers of patients need hospital care – whether in an accident and emergency department, for cancer treatment or for planned operations and care, such as knee and hip replacements. For each there are strict targets local services are expected to meet across the UK. The performance of hospitals […]

August Bank Holiday Monday 28th – GP and Pharmacies closed. Get stocked up!

Posted August 22, 2017

The CCG reminds people to ‘make sure their medicine cabinets are stocked up and their repeat prescriptions ordered in time for the August Bank Holiday on 28 August’. Over the bank holiday most GP and pharmacy services will be closed, therefore please be prepared and order your repeat prescriptions with plenty of time The CCG […]

Message from NHS Berkshire Health Network – July 2017

Posted August 2, 2017

Message from NHS Berkshire Health Network Welcome to the July edition of BHN Update. This edition includes news about the latest rating for the four Clinical Commissioning Groups in Berkshire West, information about support services for veterans, news about the latest health campaigns being supported locally, a new pledge to improve diabetes education sign-up and […]