For this year’s Stop Adult Abuse Week (12 – 16 June), safeguarding adult boards from across the region are joining together to raise awareness about the types of abuse.
Bristol Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Bristol City Council are urging local people and businesses to pledge their support for Bristol’s 40,000 carers during Carers’ Week 2017, which runs from 12-18 June.
May 10 is World Lupus Day and an important opportunity to raise awareness of the disease and improve our understanding of its impact.
From 8 – 12 May Bristol will be marking Mental Health Awareness Week with Five Days of Wellbeing.
Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire CCGs to work together to make the best use of resources
We have made a commitment to work collectively with North Somerset and South Gloucestershire CCGs to improve health services and ensure value for money for the local area.
Improvements to ensure that people experiencing a mental health crisis get the right support they need faster.
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 Bristol 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 or switch to e-cigarettes as part of National No Smoking Day on 8 March.
Leaders at Bristol Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) have congratulated University Hospitals Bristol (UHB) on their ‘outstanding’ Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating.
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.
Published by Bristol CCG and Bristol City Council, the purpose of the report is to identify the current and future needs of local people.
A third of women fail to attend life-saving cervical cancer screening across Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire
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 Bristol.
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.