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Mother-of-two speaks about the importance of protecting her children and loved ones as millions are invited to have their flu vaccine

A mother-of-two has spoken about the importance of protecting her children and loved ones as millions of people will be invited to get their flu vaccine from this week.   The invitations are being issued as part of the biggest annual flu drive in NHS history.   Speaking shortly after her 3-year-old year daughter Alana was vaccinated earlier today (14/10), Sabahat Hassan, sa ...

Chair-designate announced for Frimley Integrated Care Board

A national voluntary sector leader and senior NHS Trust board member has been appointed as the Chair-designate of the Frimley Health and Care Integrated Care Board. Dr Priya Singh will lead the continued development of health and care services across East Berkshire, North East Hampshire, Surrey Heath and Farnham. Dr Singh is the current Chair of the National Council for Volun ...

Helping you stay well guide

It's important that we all know where to turn when we, or someone we care for, needs help. We have listened to feedback from local people and have produced an information booklet explaining what services are available within the Frimley Integrated Care System area and how and when people might access them to support their own health and wellbeing. Dr Huw Thomas, Clinical Chai ...

Local residents are back for Covid-19 booster and flu vaccinations and having general health check-ups.

Ninety-four year old, Devraj Jhalam, was one of the first patients vaccinated at the GP-led local vaccination service in Slough, back in December 2020. Now, he is back again, this time to boost his immunity against both Covid-19 and the flu, getting both vaccinations on the same day. Mr Jhalam, a retired engineer consultant, was one of several hundred patients contacted by loc ...

NHS Rolls Out Covid-19 Jab To Children Aged 12-15

In line with the DHSC’s decision on Monday 13 September, we are working with school-age immunisation services (‘SAIS’ providers), to make sure all children aged 12 to 15 are offered a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccination. Nationally, almost three million children in this age group are eligible for one dose of the Pfizer vaccine following the government’s acceptance of the UK ...

Innovative project partnerships help CCG finish as Communicate Award finalists

A series of innovative, community, partner-led projects which are enabling residents to enhance their health and wellbeing, have been recognised for their great benefit to the NHS Frimley Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) population - with the CCG finishing as finalists at the NHS Communicate Awards 2021. Organisations working with and across the Frimley CCG geographical area ...

Finalists in the NHS Communicate Award for diversity and inclusion

Frimley Local Maternity and Neonatal System (LMNS) and South Central and West (SCW) are celebrating being finalists in the brand new NHS Communicate Awards. The 'Promoting Diversity and Inclusion in Communication' award recognises a partnership that is demonstrably championing diversity, inclusivity, and equality.  The SCW Communications Team has been proud to support the Frim ...

Know Your Numbers Week

2021 sees the 21st anniversary of Know your Numbers! Week. Blood Pressure UK are focusing on the forgotten pandemic of high blood pressure and a golden opportunity to improve blood pressure control both now and in the future - they want to make this the year of home monitoring and they need your help to spread the word in your community. If you would like to be involved or simp ...

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