An innovative app is proving very popular with patients across the West Midlands who need advice on where to go and what to do if they have an urgent healthcare concern.
A pioneering NHS scheme is helping to save the lives of people with diabetes in Sandwell and West Birmingham. The news comes ahead of Diabetes Prevention Week which runs from 16-22 April 2018.
NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group has launched its General Practice Stars of 2018 awards. These awards, being run for the second time this year, aim to showcase and celebrate the hard work and staff commitment that goes into delivering excellent patient care in general practice.
Accessing the right local healthcare service when you need it is really important. NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG understand this and are now reviewing same day access to local healthcare services.
People living in Sandwell and West Birmingham are being urged to use NHS services wisely and ensure they choose the right service for their illness or injury over the Easter bank holiday weekend.