Stay Safe and Well in the Cold Weather

There is a 60 per cent probability of wide spread frost and icy conditions across the West Midlands between tonight, Tuesday 13 and tomorrow morning, Wednesday 14 February 2018.

Pregnant women and new mums invited to share their views on NHS maternity services

The NHS in the Black Country is asking pregnant women, new mums and their families to get involved in shaping local maternity services by attending a ‘Whose Shoes?’ listening workshop.

Invitation to all GPs, PPG members and patients in the ICOF and Healthworks area - Joint Patient Summit meeting – Tuesday 6 March 2018

ICOF logoAll GPs, staff, PPG members and patients are invited to attend the yearly Patient Summit meeting which has been organised for Tuesday 6th March as follows:

Patients invited to have their say on GP services

Patients in Sandwell and West Birmingham are being asked for their views on the future of GP services at:

Malling Health Centre Sandwell, Parsonage Street, West Bromwich, B71 4DL

Malling Health Great Bridge, 18 The Great Bridge Centre, Charles Street, West Bromwich, B70 0BF

Summerfield Primary Care Centre, 134 Heath Street, Winson Green, Birmingham, B18 7AL

Public invited to Sandwell and West Birmingham health meeting

Patients and the public are invited to the next Governing Body Meeting of NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), which takes place on Wednesday 7 February 2018 from 1.45PM – 4.00PM at The Board Room, 2F Kingston House, West Bromwich B70 9LD.

Make a pledge to take action on World Cancer Day

People in Sandwell and West Birmingham are being encouraged to make pledges to take action against cancer as part of a worldwide awareness event. NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is backing World Cancer Day on 4 February 2018 which aims to encourage everyone to take action to reduce the impact of cancer on individuals, families and communities.

Groundbreaking NHS initiative has a significant impact on reducing strokes in Sandwell and West Birmingham

An innovative NHS initiative has helped to reduce the number of strokes in Sandwell and West Birmingham by identifying over 1,000 people with Atrial Fibrillation (AF).

It’s not too late for the flu jab

AfluThe NHS in Sandwell and West Birmingham is calling for more patients who are entitled to the free flu jab to come forward; it’s not too late to get the flu jab.

Smear test plea for women in Sandwell and West Birmingham as screening attendance falls

Women in Sandwell and West Birmingham are being reminded of the importance of attending regular smear tests for cervical cancer as latest figures reveal that attendance of cervical screening in England is the lowest for two decades.