Online public engagement event to be trialled in Wokingham

People in Wokingham are being encouraged to take to social media next week to find out about plans for healthcare in the borough for the next two years. In a new approach, the team at Wokingham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) will run a week of online broadcasts, with the aim of......
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Opening times for pharmacies in Berkshire over the Easter and May Bank Holidays

People are reminded to make sure their medicine cabinets are stocked up and their repeat prescriptions ordered in time for the Easter and May Bank Holidays. Over the Bank Holidays most pharmacists and GP surgeries will be closed so people are advised to plan ahead and order repeat prescription at leave......
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Time to review prescribing

The NHS supplies millions of prescriptions for medicines to patients every year. Along with NHS England and Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) across the country the four CCGs in Berkshire West have reviewed what medicines are available on prescription and are proposing to make some changes. Dr Abid Irfan, GP Chair of......
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Appointment of External Auditor

The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 requires Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) to select and appoint their own auditors and directly manage their contracts for the audits for the financial year starting in April 2017. Wokingham CCG has been working with the other CCGs in Berkshire West and South West and......
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