Urgent Treatment Centre to return to PRH

24 March 2021

Issued by The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH): Urgent Care will return to the Princess Royal Hospital (PRH) in Telford on Monday, 29 March, 2021. The Urgent Treatment Centre at PRH was temporarily relocated to Bridgnorth Minor Injury Unit (MIU) as part of Shropshire’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. With the number of…

Smallest inland fire service administers 10,000 COVID-19 vaccinations

22 March 2021

Issued by Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service: Firefighters from one of the country’s smallest fire and rescue services have now administered 10,000 vaccinations into the arms of Shropshire residents since mid-February. Around 60 Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service staff – both operational and support – have worked with NHS partners to train and be redeployed…

Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Integrated Care System confirmed by NHS England

19 March 2021

NHS England has today announced the roll out of 13 Integrated Care Systems (ICS) nationally, with effect from 1 April, 2021.This represents a major milestone in the NHS Long Term Plan. As part of this, Shropshire Telford and Wrekin will become an ICS from 1 April, 2021, providing a joined up approach to planning and…

Some patient visiting to resume at RJAH from Monday

19 March 2021

Issued by The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (RJAH): Some inpatients at The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital (RJAH) are to be allowed a “named visitor” under refreshed rules, in order to give them greater contact with their loved ones. The Oswestry-based hospital took the difficult but necessary…

Shropshire Fire supporting partners in the fight against COVID-19

18 March 2021

  Issued by Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service: Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service has once again stepped up its efforts to support partners in the COVID-19 pandemic by supporting the NHS with patient transfers. NHS Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and NHS Telford and Wrekin CCG – the bodies responsible for local healthcare services -…

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