Every resident and care home worker offered Covid-19 test

Every resident in care homes across the Black Country has either been tested for coronavirus or will be tested in the coming days after proactive swabbing began a few weeks ago.

Eid celebrations – a local reminder to stay alert and stay safe

Health leaders in Sandwell and West Birmingham would like to wish the local Muslim community a very “Happy Eid” this weekend and are reminding people to stay alert and safe during celebrations.

The NHS is here for you this Bank Holiday

As Spring Bank Holiday approaches (Monday 25th May), local health bosses in Sandwell and West Birmingham are reminding residents to get medical help if they need it – the NHS is here for you.

Pharmacy hours over the Bank Holiday weekend across Sandwell and West Birmingahm

Please see the list below for pharmacy opening times for the Spring Bank Holiday 25th May 2020 across Sandwell and West Birmingham

Residents reminded to be alert to the symptoms of Coronavirus and what to do it you think you have it

Public Health bosses across the Black Country are reminding residents of the stay at home guidance for households with possible coronavirus infection (COVID-19).

Local health bosses support Mental Health Awareness Week, 18-24 May

Health bosses in Sandwell and West Birmingham are supporting Mental Health Awareness Week and appealing to local residents to do the same by encouraging conversations on mental health and kindness.

Act FAST with signs of stroke

May is National Stroke Awareness Month, so it is the perfect time to familiarise yourself with the symptoms of stroke. If you or anyone is showing signs of a stroke, act FAST and call 999.

Patient Ordering Direct (POD) Service

Please check that you have enough medicines to cover you over the weekend and into next week.