A new GP-led patient referral centre has opened at Rowley Regis Hospital to help relieve pressure on hospital services over the winter.
People in West Bromwich can find out how to choose the best health service for their needs when the ‘Choose Well’ bus pulls into the town centre today (Friday, 10 January).
The NHS organisation responsible for planning and buying health services for the residents of Sandwell and West Birmingham is celebrating after scooping a national award.
The results of the 2012-2013 GP Patient Survey have now been published. The GP Patient Survey has been designed to give patients the opportunity to comment on their experience of their GP practice.
Patients treated through a Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) scheme have shown ‘significant’ levels of improvement in their mental wellbeing, while the percentage of patients diagnosed with clinical depression who are recovering has increased.