Following reports of people receiving negative PCR test results after they have tested positive on an LFD, NHS TT has investigated and testing has been suspended at a private laboratory.
Chair Designate appointed to the Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West Integrated Care Board
Javed Khan has been appointed the Chair Designate of the establishing Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West Integrated Care Board (BOB ICB) following an appointment process managed by NHS England and NHS Improvement and agreed by the Secretary of State.
New Film Launched Urging Public to Get Flu Jab and COVID-19 Booster
Those eligible for the free flu vaccine and COVID-19 booster jab are being urged to book their appointments as soon as possible. A new film campaign is launched to encourage people to give themselves and their loved ones the best possible protection this winter.
Same-Day Access Survey
We are running a public engagement exercise to better understand how patients get same-day access to their GP and other healthcare services. This will help us make sure appropriate services are available when they are needed. This survey is now closed.
Quality of care for children & young people with SEND in Reading improving
The quality of care and support for children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) in Reading is improving.
Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire & Berkshire West Integrated Care System
A decision has been made to support the Frimley Health and Care ICS to continue in its current scale from April 2022 with boundaries remaining as they are.
Vaccinations in Reading to move to new venue
Reading’s large-scale vaccination programme will be moving from Madejski Stadium to the Broad Street Mall in Reading at the end of July.
NHS patients, staff & visitors must continue to wear face coverings
If you're accessing or visiting healthcare settings you must continue to wear a face covering and follow social distancing rules.
Grab a jab this weekend
If you've not had your vaccine yet - find a walk-in vaccine clinic near you.
'The Breathing Space’ - new mental health facility in Reading
A new facility to offer help and support for people who experience mental distress is opening in central Reading later this year.
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.