Bristol GPs are leading the way in the battle against antibiotic resistance, after achieving a significant reduction in the number of antibiotics prescribed to patients.
The Bristol Dementia Conference provided an opportunity for health professionals and organisations to share and discuss best practice.
Healthcare professionals from around the country have come together in Bristol today (Thursday 23 June), to find out how the Bristol Dementia Wellbeing Service has transformed diagnosis and support in the city.
Bristol dementia wellbeing service has recently celebrated its first birthday.
One in every four people in the UK experience a mental health problem each year, whatever their gender, age, social background or ethnicity.
A new partnership of healthcare providers has been selected to submit a full proposal to deliver part of the community health services for children and young people in Bristol, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset.
The CCG has pledged to improve patient safety as part of the national campaign, Sign up to Safety.
Nearly half of 60 to 69 year olds in Bristol fail to take their bowel cancer screening tests meaning opportunities for an early diagnosis are missed.
A report from an independent review of Operation Brooke, a major criminal investigation in to Child Sexual Exploitation in the Bristol region, has been published.
Health leaders in Bristol are urging residents to consider their healthcare needs in advance of Easter.
A recent survey of people in the Bristol area has found that very few people realise they can easily contact the out-of-hours GP for urgent health advice during evenings and weekends.
Local pharmacies are top of the list of places that people in Bristol would go for health advice during weekends or bank holidays.
This week (7 March) marks the launch of ‘One You’, a ground-breaking new campaign to help adults across the country avoid future diseases caused by modern day life.
Update on homeopathic treatments in Bristol.
Smokers urged to quit in 2016 to avoid lung disease.
Following completion of the preferred bidder phase, the interim contract for children’s community health services will be awarded to a partnership led by Sirona care and health CIC.
Bristol patients are being helped to return home sooner following an inpatient stay, thanks to an innovative new service being launched by Bristol City Council and local NHS commissioners and service providers.
Clifton Village Practice closed on Friday 16 October 2015.
The enormous cost of wasting medicine will be highlighted by NHS Bristol Clinical Commissioning group (CCG) on 14 October during Bristol’s Healthy City Week (10 – 18 October) with an information stand at Bristol’s Heart Institute.
Announcement of preferred bidder for Community Children’s Health Partnership (CCHP) interim contract
Preferred bidder for the interim provision of Children’s Community Health Services in Bristol and South Gloucestershire has today been confirmed.