Seven public sector organisations have joined forces heralding a new era in health and social care for 600,000 people across the west of Berkshire.
A new way of working for GP surgeries across Berkshire West launched today
Clusters of local surgeries have teamed up to become Primary Care Networks (PCNs) and there are now 14 serving Berkshire West.
Lift the Baby: A major video campaign aimed at cutting baby deaths
Players from London Irish Rugby Club have teamed up with health chiefs to launch a major video campaign aimed at cutting baby deaths.
National project aimed at improving the lives of people with diabetes
Four GP surgeries in Berkshire West have joined a major national project aimed at improving the lives of people with diabetes.
BOB STP becoming an ICS
Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West (BOB) STP becoming an ICS
Dementia and mental health awareness in older adults
A special event offering information and advice on dementia and mental health is being held in Mortimer on 26 June
Phone line launched to help “hidden” carers across Berkshire
Many people who carry out caring responsibilities do not recognise themselves as carers, but may benefit from some support and could be unaware of the help available to them.
Two well known Caversham doctors hang up their stethoscopes
Two long serving Caversham GPs are to retire next month after 28 years’ service with the NHS.
West Berkshire Directory
The newly formed West Berkshire Directory which brings together details of the Adult Social Care Information Point, the Family Information Service and SEND (Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities).
Primary Care Networks
PCNs are a group of neighbouring GP practices who are joining forces to offer a wider range of health and wellbeing services to their local communities.
If you need medical help and are unsure what to do, call NHS 111 for help and advice. They are available 24 hours a day.