Children’s Commissioner sees innovative scheme in action

The Children’s Commissioner for England, Anne Longfield made a special visit to the *Berkshire West area on Wednesday 15 November. She came to find out more about the Emotional Health Academy, a unique West Berkshire scheme that is offering a new model of earlier help for young people who would...
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Berkshire West Clinical Commissioning Groups – formal approval to merge

We have now received formal approval from NHS England for the proposed merger of the four Berkshire West Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), including; North and West Reading, South Reading, Newbury and District and Wokingham into one CCG to be called Berkshire West CCG. The merger will come into formal effect...
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Get your blood pressure checked - find your nearest location here

Knowing your blood pressure is key to protecting health Health partners across Reading, Wokingham and West Berkshire are working together during September as part of a Berkshire Blood Pressure Awareness campaign to increase the amount of residents having a blood pressure check. Free blood pressure checking events  (18-24 Sep 2017)...
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New Thames Valley Integrated Urgent Care (IUC) Service is launched

People across the Thames Valley (Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire) will have new and improved access to urgent care services from today (5 September 2017). The new Thames Valley IUC 111 service will help people access a wide range of clinical care through a single call, including dental, pharmacy and mental...
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