Coronavirus News

Posted October 23, 2020

COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It’s caused by a virus called coronavirus. 23/10/2020 Public Health Berkshire Covid-19 Dashboard Tool Public Health Berkshire have an interactive Covid-19 dashboard tool on their website, which enables people to track and view information about Covid-19, and see a rundown of this information […]

CQC: COVID-19 is magnifying inequalities and “risks turning fault lines into chasms” – focus now must be on shaping a health and care system that delivers for everyone

Posted October 16, 2020

The Care Quality Commission’s (CQC’s) annual assessment of the state of health and social care in England looks at the quality of care over the past year. This includes the period before the full impact of COVID-19 began to be felt and CQC’s routine inspections were suspended as a result of the pandemic. Pre-COVID-19, care […]

Healthwatch West Berkshire Maternity Report

Posted October 15, 2020

15/10/2020 Newbury Weekly News Maternity Report Coverage 05/10/2020 MP for Newbury Laura Farris referencing the work we have done in our Maternity report MP for Newbury Laura Farris referencing the work we have done in our Maternity Report during her speech in Westminster Hall on Monday 5th October 2020. You can watch the full discussion here. […]

Coronavirus Guidance

Posted October 14, 2020

COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It’s caused by a virus called coronavirus. 14/10/2020 – Covid-19: New three-tier restrictions come into force Following the Prime Ministers announcement on local Covid alert levels throughout England, West Berkshire is now at alert level “Medium”. Areas on medium alert are subject to the national […]

Coronavirus Cancer Update

Posted October 11, 2020

  Virtual workshop about effects of Covid-19 on cancer care An Interactive MS Teams workshop about the effects of Covid-19 on Cancer care is being held Tuesday 13th October 2:30pm – 3:30pm. Please email: cancer.rehabilitation@nhs.net If you would like to attend. Click the image above if you would like to read further details.     […]

Coronavirus West Berkshire Mental Health Update

Posted October 9, 2020

09/10/2020 One in four people with mental health problems has to wait at least three months to start NHS treatment, and some do not get help for four years, new research reveals. Click here or on the image above to read the details 03/05/2020 The Duchess of Cambridge in conversation with midwives, parents and leading sector experts […]

Newsletters

Posted October 7, 2020

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Coronavirus West Berkshire Hospital Updates

Posted October 6, 2020

Royal Berkshire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 06/10/2020 A series of foreign language videos featuring hospital staff talking about important health issues has been launched today. Four films in Polish, Nepalese, Portuguese, and Swahili have been made with clinicians and other health care staff from the Royal Berkshire Hospital. Further languages including Arabic and Punjabi are […]

Coronavirus Guidance in Accessible Formats and other languages

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  06/10/2020 – RBH Launches Foreign Language Videos   A series of foreign language videos featuring hospital staff talking about important health issues has been launched today. Four films in Polish, Nepalese, Portuguese, and Swahili have been made with clinicians and other health care staff from the Royal Berkshire Hospital. Further languages including Arabic and […]

Coronavirus West Berkshire Maternity Update

Posted October 5, 2020

05/10/2020 – MP for Newbury Laura Farris referencing the work we have done in our Maternity report MP for Newbury Laura Farris referencing the work we have done in our Maternity Report during her speech in Westminster Hall on Monday 5th October 2020. You can watch the full discussion here. The topic was “e-petition 306691 relating […]