NHS Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) have made a commitment to work collectively to improve health services and ensure value for money for the local area.
Doctors are urging patients to get the right care, first time this Easter bank holiday, to help relieve pressure on busy A&E services.
Over a third of 60 to 74 year olds across Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire are failing to attend their potentially life-saving bowel screening.
With only four weeks left until Easter, health leaders in South Gloucestershire are urging people to plan ahead with some simple steps to stay happy and healthy over the long bank holiday weekend.
We are urging people who smoke to kick the habit as part of National No Smoking Day on 8 March.
South Gloucestershire and North Somerset Clinical Commissioning Groups are seeking people’s views on gluten-free food prescribing.
Julia Ross has been appointed as the new Chief Officer for the Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Groups (BNSSG CCGs).
The Met Office has issued a level 3 cold weather alert for our area over the coming days.
Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire (BNSSG) Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) want to get people talking about mental health as part of national ‘Time to Talk Day’ on 2 February 2017.
A third of women in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire (BNSSG) failed to attend their potentially life-saving cervical cancer screening in the last three and a half years.
We have seen some signs of improvement in the local health and social care system across Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire and have reduced the formal operational pressures escalation level (OPEL) to level 3.
Health leaders are urging people to use A&E for serious and life-threatening emergencies only, following a post-Christmas surge in numbers seeking emergency care across South Gloucestershire.
Hundreds of people at risk of Type 2 diabetes in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire will be offered tailored support to avoid the potentially life-threatening condition.
Contracts for patient transport services in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire have been awarded to E-Zec Medical Transport, and V Cars Streamline Black and White Taxis.
We are urging parents of young children to be aware of the key symptoms of sepsis as part of a new campaign launched by Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt.
Doctors in South Gloucestershire are reminding patients to pick up repeat prescriptions before GP practices and pharmacies close for the holidays.
A £34.6 million contract has been agreed to deliver community health services for children and young people in Bristol and South Gloucestershire.
World AIDS day is back on 1 December for its 28th year to help promote awareness of HIV/AIDS and reduce the stigma that still surrounds the disease.
New and expectant mothers will now have access to specialist mental health support, thanks to new funding.
Health and care providers are gearing up to help people keep well over winter and manage the extra pressure on services that cold weather brings.