Spread love, not infections this valentines

Cupid’s arrows of love didn’t come laced with sexually transmitted infections (STIs), but every four minutes in England a young person is diagnosed with chlamydia or gonorrhoea.

Call for families to take up the ‘Fizz Free’ Challenge

Families in Sandwell and West Birmingham are being encouraged to take up the ‘Fizz Free’ challenge by giving up fizzy drinks for February to help tackle weight gain and tooth decay.

It’s Time to Talk about mental health

A campaign to encourage people to speak openly about mental health issues is being supported by NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).

Public invited to attend to our February Governing Body meeting

Patients and the public are invited to the February Governing Body meeting of NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). The meeting takes place on Wednesday 6 February from 1.45pm – 4.00pm in The Board Room, 2F Kingston House, West Bromwich B70 9LD.

Play Your Care Right in Sandwell and West Birmingham

The local NHS in Sandwell and West Birmingham is helping local people to get the right care at the right time this winter by with an innovative and fun game show animation called ‘Play Your Care Right’.

Patients invited to have their say on plans for Marshall Street Surgery

Patients of Marshall Street Surgery in Smethwick are invited to have their say on plans for the future of GP services following the retirement of Dr Abul Rahman. Dr Rahman will be retiring on 31 March 2019. Patients can have their say by attending the public meetings being held or by completing a survey online.

Thousands of women in Sandwell and West Birmingham put lives at risk as screening attendance falls

Thousands of women in Sandwell and West Birmingham are putting their lives at risk as they fail to take up the offer of a smear test. The latest figures reveal that attendance of cervical screening in England has declined for the fourth consecutive year.  

I’m sweet enough

Children are eating more sugar than ever, up to 18 years’ worth of the sweet stuff before they reach the age of 10 according to new statistics from Public Health England.

Public warmly invited to our first Governing Body meeting of 2019

Patients and the public are invited to the first Governing Body meeting in 2019 of NHS Sandwell and West Birmingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). The meeting takes place on Wednesday 9 January from 1.45pm – 4.00pm in The Board Room, 2F Kingston House, West Bromwich B70 9LD.