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GP initiative short-listed for two national awards

GP initiative short-listed for two national awards

October 20 2016

AN initiative helping GP practices in Brighton, Manchester and Clapham run more efficiently and better manage patient demand has been short-listed for two prest

Stay clean and beat the flu!

Stay clean and beat the flu!

October 19 2016

IN International Infection Control Week (October 16-23) and with the flu season underway, GP practices are urging people of the importance of hand hygiene

Nurse practitioners – they’re certainly not just playing at it

Nurse practitioners – they’re certainly not just playing at it

May 11 2016

Thursday May 12 is International Nurses Day. Nursing takes many shapes and forms in many different locations. Birmingham-based Rebecca Ransome-Wallis is a specialist nurse practitioner and plays a key role in patient care.

Help ease pressure on A&E departments during the bank holiday weekend

Help ease pressure on A&E departments during the bank holiday weekend

April 26 2016

PATIENTS needing medical assistance during the bank holiday weekend are being urged to ease pressure on hospital A&E departments by visiting their local Car

Patients invited to shape the future of their practice

Patients invited to shape the future of their practice

April 11 2016

PATIENTS at a Colchester GP surgery are being invited to help shape the practice’s future.The North Colchester Healthcare Centre in Turner Road, which has

Parents urged to encourage kids to get active in Easter break

Parents urged to encourage kids to get active in Easter break

March 24 2016

WITH the two-week school Easter holidays looming, parents are being urged to take the opportunity to encourage their children to get active.Dr Marjorie Gillespi

Patients reminded walk-in centre open over Easter – and also to check their repeat prescriptions

Patients reminded walk-in centre open over Easter – and also to check their repeat prescriptions

March 21 2016

PEOPLE are being reminded that a local walk-in centre will be open throughout the Easter weekend, able to assist with a range of minor injuries and illnesses –

Doctor urges people to heed dehydration warning

Doctor urges people to heed dehydration warning

March 14 2016

A DOCTOR has urged people to heed warnings about the importance of drinking plenty of fluids to avoid the risk of severe dehydration which, if left untreated, c

Free help with quitting the smoking habit

Free help with quitting the smoking habit

March 1 2016

PEOPLE looking to quit smoking on National No Smoking Day (March 9) are being reminded by a Colchester GP practice they can obtain free support from a clinic ru

Doctor's urge patients not to ignore eating disorders

Doctor's urge patients not to ignore eating disorders

February 22 2016

A DOCTOR has urged people who suspect they may have an eating disorder to seek help from their GP, claiming the effects of such disorders can be serious and, so

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