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21.01.2022

Healthwatch Sandwell Advisory Board Meeting

Join us on Tuesday 25 January for our Healthwatch Sandwell Advisory Board – full details are below: Date: Tuesday 25 January Time: 9:30 – 11:30am Where: Microsoft Teams – Click here to join    

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21.01.2022

Are you a “patient in waiting” for hospital treatment?

Have you been referred by your GP to hospital for an appointment, treatment, or operation? Are you still waiting? If so Healthwatch Sandwell would like to hear from you. The Covid-19 pandemic has contributed to delays and backlogs in hospital treatment which will take extra time…

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09.12.2021

Stay well in Sandwell this winter

  Check out Healthy Sandwell’s page on on staying well over winter. They have tips on: Flu Covid Staying warm Keeping moving Feeling unwell Loneliness Important info

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29.11.2021

Pharmaceutical Needs Assessments Consultation

Sandwell Council are carrying out a consultation on the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessments. The local Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) is a document that describes the current provision of pharmaceutical services across Sandwell. It ensures that chemist services…

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23.11.2021

Could you be the next Chair of Healthwatch Sandwell?

We have a fantastic opportunity for someone to join our Healthwatch Advisory Board as our new Chair. This role requires someone will share our passion for delivering Healthwatch Sandwell. Healthwatch is the independent champion for…

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19.11.2021

Antibiotics Awareness Week: 18-24 November

World Antibiotics Awareness Week takes place from 18th-24th November, with an aim to remind us to save antibiotics for when they are really needed. As the weather gets colder, viruses such as flu and cold…

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13.10.2021

Changes Antenatal

  Sandwell’s Parent Support Team are excited to announce a new face to face session for mums or dads-to-be, grandparents-to-be, aunty or uncle- to-be welcoming a new baby into their family. The sessions are on…

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23.09.2021

Join us for our Annual Public Meeting

We will be holding our Annual Public Meeting on Wednesday 22 September from 1:30-3:30 pm on Zoom. Come and find out what we did last year and our plans for 20201/22. There will also be…

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25.08.2021

Dr Arora Patient Participation Group (PPG) 26th August at 11.00am

It’s not too late to join your PPG. If you would like any further information about our PPG then please ask to speak to the Assistant Manager Savita Kainth.   The PPG works in partnership…

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19.07.2021

Do you care?

One of our priorities identified for 2021/22 is how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted carers. We are seeking the views and experiences of people providing care and support to a family member or a friend,…

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