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The CCG is backing Public Health England’s BreastFeeding Friend campaign, which focuses on a 24-hour Facebook messenger service providing personal support to new mums.
Published: 24 March 2017
CCG chairman Dr Derek Greatorex has been congratulated on his four-year term of office by incoming successor Dr Paul Johnson.
Last year, more than 25,000 patients missed their hospital appointments – so a text message service is being launched to remind people about their appointment.
Published: 22 March 2017
GPs are being asked to encourage patients who have seasonal hay fever to buy routine remedies themselves from retail outlets or pharmacies rather than asking for them on prescription.
Published: 10 March 2017
Criteria for improved community health services and the closure of four community hospitals have been achieved.
Published: 08 March 2017