NHS England Local Area Team seeks Patient Engagement

The local area team of NHS England is directly responsible for our primary and dental care, for some screening services, for specialist health services and for some co-responsibility and supervision of the Clinical Commissioning Groups in our area that purchase our hospital and community nursing care. The local area team for the Thames Valley is based in Oxford. This Oxford-based organisation is organising a one-day event for charities and voluntary organisations to discuss and develop means of patient engagement.

WBNA Newsletter 54 - specialist nurses funded for epilepsy and ME/CFS

The West Berkshire Neurological Alliance has published its August Newsletter with much detail including the funding of two specialist nurse positions for epilepsy and for ME/CFS.

Reading Borough Council's Social Care Newsletter

Reading Borough Council has published the Summer 2013 edition of its Social Care newsletter Care Junction.

Local Events for World Breastfeeding Week 1-7 August

South Reading CCG covering Reading from Tilehurst through Central Reading, Whitley, University and East Reading, is supporting World Breastfeeding Week from 1st to 7th August.

NHS 111 Phone Service Launched in Berkshire

UPDATED!
The NHS 111 telephone service has now been fully launched in Berkshire, after extensive trials.

CCGs to lose 3% to "Health and Social Care Integration" in 2015/16

The Board of NHS England has just agreed that it will be transferring 3% of CCG budgets to integration of Health and Social Care controlled by Health and Well-Being Boards in 2015/16.

Meeting on Wednesday, 31st July 2013

We will be meeting between 6pm and 7:30pm on Wednesday, 31st July at the University Health Centre, 9, Northcourt Avenue, Reading RG2 7HE.

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