This work has now been completed
Our Clinical Commissioning Group wants to improve services for patients who suffer with cardiovascular disease, atrial fibrillation and heart disease. To do this we need to listen to the experiences of patients.
This week is Global AF (Atrial Fibrillation) Awareness Week (20-26th November) and we are urging people to get a regular pulse check to help detect and protect themselves from the risk of stroke.
Not enough people with asthma are being vaccinated against the flu virus in the Black Country, despite being eligible for a free jab on the NHS.
Almost 200 people were screened for Latent TB (tuberculosis) at Sandwell College as part of a campaign to protect the health of people living in Sandwell and West Birmingham.
Mrs Baldev Ahluwalia, who lives in Sandwell, is just one of 7,485* people at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes in the West Midlands.
But thanks to the NHS diabetes prevention programme, Mrs Ahluwalia has a new lease of life. Today, on World Diabetes Day, Mrs Ahluwalia wants to help raise awareness of the condition and how others at risk could avoid this life-threatening disease.