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Walk-in Covid-19 boosters available

Anyone eligible for a Covid-19 booster vaccine in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin can now drop in to one of the four selected walk-in vaccination sites for the jab a minimum of six months after their second dose. Four walk-in clinics have been set up for Covid-19 booster vaccinations at the following sites:  Emmanuel Church, Mount Pleasant Road, Shrewsbury SY1 3HY Woodside Pharmacy, Park Lane…

Routine blood tests in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin resume

Routine blood tests for patients in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin have resumed as the shortage of blood test tubes has eased. Work is now taking place to clear the backlog of non-urgent blood tests which were paused on NHS England (NHSE) guidance. Patients who are already waiting for blood tests can now book routine appointments,…

Health Campaigns

Stop Smoking

What is Stoptober? As a result of increased smoking behaviours, quitting is one of the best things a smoker can do for their health. That’s why this year’s Stoptober campaign is encouraging smokers to join the thousands of others who are giving quitting a go for the month of October and getting to experience the…

Better Health – Every Mind Matters

The impact and experience of the past 18 months has been difficult for us all. That’s why it’s so important to look after our mental health and wellbeing. The Better Health campaign focuses on showing the little things we can all do and how these can make a big difference; helping us to lead happier,…

Be Clear on Cancer

If you are concerned about cancer, remember the NHS is still open and here for you. The ‘Help Us, Help You’ campaigns aim to raise awareness of the different symptoms of a range of cancers and to encourage people who may have symptoms to contact their GP. If you have any of the below symptoms,…

Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin CCG

NHS Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin CCG was created as a single commissioning organisation for the county of Shropshire on 1 April, 2021. We are responsible for planning and buying a wide range of health services for the whole of Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin.