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  • August 2018
  • Help to shape the future of health and social care: public event – Thursday 13 September

    Published: 17 August 2018

    The latest in a series of public briefing and feedback events will give people the chance to find out more about plans to better join up health and care in Greater Nottingham. Patients and citizens can give their views and ask questions at the special event on: Date: Thursday 13 September Time: 3.30pm arrival for […] Read more →

  • Accessing NHS services during the August bank holiday

    Published: 14 August 2018

    August bank holiday is on Monday 27 August and on this day some NHS health services may not be available, but there are still lots of different ways that you can access advice, support and treatments from the NHS. If you urgently need to see a GP during the bank holidays, call 111. The NHS […] Read more →

  • Have your say about your local health services (planned care)

    Published: 08 August 2018

    We want to hear your views about the choice, location and type of care provided at local healthcare facilities, including hospitals. If you’re interested in sharing your opinions with us, then please complete our short survey. Your responses will help shape future local health services. The survey is about planned care (appointments and surgery booked […] Read more →

  • July 2018
  • Met office issues amber heatwave warning

    Published: 23 July 2018

    The Met Office has issued a heatwave warning and is advising people to stay out of the sun when possible. The level three amber heat wave warning was issued on Monday 23 July. Based on this warning we are urging people to take action and take care of their health, and look out for vulnerable relatives […] Read more →

  • Join us to discuss the Nottingham Treatment Centre

    Published: 19 July 2018

    Have your say… We are holding a series of patient focus groups to discuss how you feel we can best use the Nottingham Treatment Centre and shape the services it delivers.  The Nottingham Treatment Centre is based at the Queens Medical Centre. Your views will help us understand how we can improve the future local […] Read more →

  • June 2018
  • How to stay safe in the sun

    Published: 26 June 2018

    This summer, make sure you’re aware of ways to keep safe during the blistering heat that’s currently sweeping the nation. Whilst it may be nice to sit outside and tan, the repercussions of not following some of these tips aren’t so nice as staying out in the sun too long can result in getting sun […] Read more →

  • A small change having a big impact on care home residents in Greater Nottingham

    Published: 25 June 2018

    The hospital transfer pathway, or ‘red bag’ scheme, was introduced in October 2017 when health commissioners in Greater Nottingham launched the innovative scheme to help people living in care homes get quick and effective treatment when they need an emergency admission to hospital It’s a simple initiative, but it has improved communication between care homes […] Read more →

  • Annual Reports and Accounts 2017/18 published

    Published: 15 June 2018

    Our  Annual Report looks back at our year. It celebrates our achievements and looks ahead to the challenges and opportunities facing us as commissioners as we strive to provide more efficient local health services. We hope that you find an informative and thought provoking read. Read more →

  • Should gluten free food be available on prescription?

    Published: 14 June 2018

    People across Greater Nottingham are being asked to take part in a consultation to review the provision of gluten-free foods on prescription. Health commissioners from the four Greater Nottingham Clinical Commissioning Groups are consulting on whether the NHS should restrict or stop gluten-free food on prescription. Currently,  £176,488 is spent on prescribed gluten free foods […] Read more →

  • May 2018
  • What to do if you are unwell over the bank holiday weekend

    Published: 04 May 2018

    This weekend the sun is out and it looks like Spring has finally arrived. The children are excitedly bouncing around on the garden trampoline and the adults are throwing themselves into BBQs outdoor activities. Then that ‘little’ accident happens and your great day ends in tears with a fall, a grazed knee or a sprained […] Read more →


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