Congratulations to the emergency team at Salisbury District Hospital who have just won the Emergency Services Award in the Local Heroes Awards for 2014.
Today, Tuesday 14 October, sees the start of the Be Clear on Cancer campaign being run again this year by Public Health England.
The Diabetes Bus is in town. Come along and be tested to see if you are at risk of developing Diabetes.
NHS Wiltshire CCG is supporting the NHS Flu campaign. The campaign will run from 6 October across England, encouraging those who are eligible for the free flu vaccination to take up the offer. It is targeted at those with long-term health conditions, pregnant women and parents of children aged 2-4.
Representatives from the CCG will be at the Trowbridge Area Board meeting, which is being held in County Hall Trowbridge on Thursday 16 October, between 2pm and 5pm.
Representatives from the CCG will be at the next Area Board meeting, which is being held in Melksham Assembly Hall on Wednesday 15 October, between 4.30pm and 8.30pm.
Over the last eight years or so, at this time of the year, I have used my time off over half term as a chance to get a sneaky start to Movember, in an attempt to get a head start on my colleagues in the moustache growing department.
“The right healthcare, for you, with you, near you”
The vision of NHS Wiltshire CCG is “To ensure the provision of a health service which is high quality, effective, clinically led and local”. The focus of delivering care to people in their own homes or as close to home as possible remains of paramount importance.