House of Lords will Vote on Compulsory Tendering Regulations on 24th April

The new shape of health service commissioning introduced by the Health and Social Care Act is already in place and fully running since 1st April 2013. But the regulations governing commissioning are still the subject of debate.

New 111 NHS telephone service approaches

You may have heard that the NHS Direct telephone service is to be replaced by the new 111 service.

Meeting on Wednesday, 27th March 2013

South Reading Patient Voice meetings on Wednesday 27th March at 6pm at the the University Health Centre.

Let's Get Going helps primary school kids get active and healthy

A trial project to help primary school kids get active, control their weight and eat a healthy diet is being rolled out in Reading.

Government to rewrite compulsory tendering regulations

The Government is to withdraw and redraft proposed regulations which appeared to require Clinical Commissioning Groups to put ALL service contracts out to tender.

RBH first with new technique to avoid blood clots reaching the lungs

Royal Berkshire Hospital Consultant Carl Waldman has brought in a new technique to avoid the danger of a blood clot reaching the lungs in a patient recovering from an operation.

Dementia and Elderly Care Conference - 14 May 2013

South Reading CCG, with the support of South Reading Patient Voice, will be holding a conference on best practice and local plans for Dementia and Elderly care on 14th May 2013 at the Shenai Rooms, London Street, Reading.

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