National Self Care Week 2021: Tips to embed self-care practices into your daily routine

15 November 2021

To highlight how quick and easy it is to practice self-care for life, we’ve spoken to Claire Hand, Pharmacy Technician at NHS Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), on how she maintains good physical and mental wellbeing through effective self-care. “For me self-care is about looking after my health and wellbeing, not just…

Surgeon who recovered from Covid urges those eligible to have their booster and flu jab

11 November 2021

A respected clinician, who has recently recovered from Covid-19, is encouraging those who are eligible, living in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, to get their booster dose and flu vaccination, ahead of the challenging winter months.  Mr Sudheer Karlakki, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital (RJAH), is stressing the importance of getting…

Statement from Mark Brandreth, Interim Accountable Officer, Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin CCG

3 November 2021

“We offer our sincere apologies to anyone impacted by the pressures facing our urgent care system right now across Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin. The delays caused by ambulances having to wait outside Emergency Departments are not acceptable and we are doing all we can to improve the situation.  “It is important to acknowledge that this…

Parents of toddlers invited to get flu vaccine ahead of challenging winter

2 November 2021

The NHS is sending invitations to parents of toddlers in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin to get their flu vaccination. Parents of two and three-year-olds are being urged to book an appointment with their GP practice, when they are contacted to do so, to protect their child this winter and help stop the spread of the virus.…

Empathetic Angie recognised with Star of the Month Award

2 November 2021

Angie works within the CCG’s Patient Services Team and has responsibility for dealing with patient and MP enquiries, concerns and complaints. The Star of the Month Award has presented by Mark Brandreth, Interim Accountable Officer at the CCG, who launched the monthly prize in September as a new way of recognising staff for their hard…

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