Media stories about STPs

Public consultation will welcome new ideas says Shropshire health boss

By NHS Support Federation | 19th January 2018

Full story in The Shropshire Star, 18 January 2018 Shropshire health chiefs have insisted they will still consider new ideas … Read more

To save the NHS £9 million a year West London pharmacists will no longer order repeat prescriptions

By NHS Support Federation | 17th January 2018

The NHS North West London Collaboration of Clinical Commissioning Groups are instead encouraging patients and carers to register with NHS … Read more

Controversial rationing plan abandoned by CCG

By NHS Support Federation | 17th January 2018

Full Story at Health Service Journal, 22 June 2017   Commissioners have abandoned plans to restrict access to hearing aids … Read more

Patients will now have to travel to Hampstead as Wembley and Willesden cardiology services are to be closed

By NHS Support Federation | 17th January 2018

Cardiology services at Wembley and Willesden Health Centres will be completely shut from February 28. The move means Brent patients … Read more

Shropshire rural maternity units will reopen for births – but for how long?

By NHS Support Federation | 29th December 2017

Full story in The Shropshire Star, 29 December 2017 The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH), which runs Telford’s … Read more

£50m redevelopment plans for West Cumberland Hospital

By NHS Support Federation | 20th November 2017

Full story in the News & Star, 2 November 2017 The next two phases for the West Cumberland Hospital scheme … Read more

Stroke unit will close in a year

By NHS Support Federation | 17th November 2017

Full story in The Barnsley Chronicle, 17 November 2017 The hyper acute stroke unit at Barnsley Hospital will close by … Read more

Hospitals to postpone non-urgent operations due to squeeze on funding

By NHS Support Federation | 17th November 2017

Full story The Guardian, 16 November 2017 The NHS is under fire for forcing patients who need surgery to wait at least … Read more

NHS cease funding for Nascot Lawn respite centre

By NHS Support Federation | 16th November 2017

Full story in The Herts Advertiser, 16 November 2017 Herts Valleys Clinical Commissioning Group (HVCCG) will stop funding the Watford … Read more

Vasectomy funding cuts considered by nine CCGs

By NHS Support Federation | 8th November 2017

Full story at The BBC, 8 November 2017 Nine NHS groups in England are considering or have cut funding for … Read more