Tag Archives: A&E

Council Leaders Urge Health Secretary To Intervene On Immediate A&E Threat

The leaders of Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council have together written to Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt urging him to give urgent support to maintain A&E services at the area’s two acute hospitals until the Future Fit process is … Continue reading

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Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Strategic Outline Case

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Shropshire Council Vows To Support The Safest And Best Health Service For All Shropshire Residents

‘Shropshire Council continues to ensure the whole of Shropshire receives the best and safest health services across the whole of the county.’ That pledge was made at Full Council on Thursday 17 December 2015, following the recent announcement of Telford … Continue reading

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Moving Future Fit Forward

Senior councillors and health chiefs in Shropshire have vowed to further lobby the Government to ensure local people get access to the right health and care services that meet their needs. The move comes following the delay in the Future … Continue reading

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Help The NHS In Shropshire This Winter By Choosing The Right Healthcare

Shropshire residents are being urged to help look after the NHS this winter by thinking carefully about whether they really need to visit A&E with minor illnesses and injuries. Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is launching Choose Well 2014 this … Continue reading

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Report from Healthwatch A&E Survey

Accident & Emergency department attendance at Shrewsbury & Telford Hospital NHS Trust: A survey of the reasons behind attendance at A&E and awareness and usage of other local urgent care services The report is available online via this link at: … Continue reading

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Applications Open For £2m Fund To Support Older People And Reduce Pressure On Hospitals

The Cabinet Office and the Tripartite group (NHS England, Monitor, the Trust Development Authority and Association of Directors of Adult Social Care) have launched a new £2 million fund to support older people and reduce pressure on hospitals. Large numbers … Continue reading

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