Shropshire Patients' Group Newsletter

July30th 2019

Dear All,
Here is your latest copy of the SPG Weekly Newsletter. We would like you to encourage all members of PPGs to join our website  www.shropshirepatientsgroup.org.uk and to receive newsletters direct.

Please be aware, if you are not already a logged in member of the SPG website you may not be able to see some of the contents of this Newsletter, to join for free please go to   www.shropshirepatientsgroup.org.uk

Please remember that this is your Newsletter, if you have any local news you would like to share with other PPGs please send it to the Comms Team by Tuesday morning on the following email- commsteam@shropshirepatientsgroup.org.uk.

The views, facts and opinions contained in articles within this Newsletter are taken in good faith by the editors from contributors and the editorial team/SPG cannot be responsible for their accuracy, any views expressed are not necessarily those of the SPG as a whole or it's editorial team. 

We hope you find the contents interesting, as ever, your feedback is always appreciated.

Regards,

Paul

One of the SPG Comms Team.

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SHROPSHIRE PATIENTS' GROUP MATTERS

SPG Meetings:

The next meeting is on Wednesday 21st August, at William Farr House, Room K2 at 5:00. 

 

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SHROPSHIRE ITEMS

Off-duty Trainee Nurse Associate saves man’s life after car crash near her home. More...

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Press Release - Age UK warns that BBC’s licence plans for over-75s simply won’t work. More....

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SaTH wins national award for improving end of life care. More...

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Veteran takes on mammoth 

challenge for RJAH appeal. more...

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 NHS Midlands Partnership - Shropshire Psychological Therapies - Feeling Stressed or Tense? Want to know how to manage your stress? Free management and coping Techniques. Here....

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Trust strengthens its Freedom to Speak Up team. More...

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NHS England - The Personalised Care Group is inviting applications from people with lived experience of personalised approaches to health and social care to participate in a personal development programme. More here....

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The Research department at Shropshire’s specialist orthopaedic hospital are celebrating.

RJAH Researchers outshine their patient study recruitment target. More...

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NATIONAL ITEMS

NHS Digital - Helping Patients manage their referrals online. Here....

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BBC Health News - A "pioneering" scheme in Sheffield has helped boost children's sleep by 2.4 hours a night, NHS England says. More here...

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The Salvation Army - Rural communities worst hit in adult social care crisis. More here...

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Gov.UK - Health matters: whole systems approach to obesity. More...

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www. Parliament.uk - An MPs’ report concludes that increased levels of walking and cycling can help combat the economic, human and environmental costs of inactivity. Here....

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By All-Party Parliamentary Group -  Social Workers and a new Mental Health Act report. Here...

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NHS England - Minimum allocations for the Better Care Fund from CCGs in 2019-20. Here....

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Patient Access - Are you worried about a loved one’s health? More...

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BBC Health News - Ovarian cancer drug olaparib 'can delay disease in newly diagnosed'. More....

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BBC Health News - 'Pack children's medicines in your hand luggage'. More....

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Medical X press - 'Tickle' therapy could help slow ageing. More here...

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RCGP - Not possible for GPs to deliver truly holistic care in 10 minutes says College. More...

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Yahoo news - Potentially fatal antibiotic-resistant bacteria ‘spreading through hospitals. More here...

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CQC - Working with the National Data Guardian for Health and Social Care. More...

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The Link Programme - improving mental health support for children and young people. More....

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