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**Shrewsbury Health and Wellbeing Hub – Listening exercise ***Last day for feedback 26th September
NHS Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin CCG is calling on the local community to share their views on an exciting proposals for a new health and wellbeing hub in Shrewsbury.
The hub will pilot a new approach to providing local health and wellbeing services that work seamlessly together to offer high quality care for the local community. The new facility, which could open in Autumn 2024, will be a fantastic resource with a range of health and wellbeing services provided by the NHS, local council, and voluntary sector organisations under one roof, in a new state-of-the-art building.
A listening exercise has been launched, to understand what’s important to local people when they are accessing GP services and their views on whether they think a health and wellbeing hub would be beneficial for themselves and the local community.
The listening exercise will run between 23 August 2021 and 26 September 2021. Local people can give their views by filling in the online survey https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/ShrewsburyHealthandWellbeingHubListeningExercise .
Further information can be found https://www.shropshiretelfordandwrekinccg.nhs.uk/get-involved/current-conversations/shrewsbury-health-and-wellbeing-hub/ .
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Booking Your Covid Vaccination
The NHS is urging anyone who qualifies for a free coronavirus vaccination, but has not received one, to book an appointment.
Please use the NBS booking link to book your appointment https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/book-coronavirus-vaccination/ or contact 119
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Shrewsbury Health and Wellbeing Hub
Access Statement Update 17th May 2021
As a practice, we are aware of the recent communication from NHSE and media regarding the opening up of GP receptions and appointments as of Monday 17th May. As a practice we are reviewing how we can maximise patient access, whilst maintaining safety for patients and staff safely as guidance changes.
At Mytton Oak Medical Practice we have continued to work and support patients throughout the whole of the pandemic and continue to respond to unprecedented levels of demand.
In the period March and April 2021 alone we have dealt with more calls than in any other period on record, and as a practice will continue to meet the needs of our patients as best we can, whilst continuing to support the COVID Vaccination programme.
In the short term we will continue to monitor access to the premises, and offer a triage first service in order to ensure patients are treated in the most appropriate way and will continue to offer remote consultations and appropriate face to face appointments until a safety review is completed.
We can confirm that face to face appointments HAVE continued throughout the whole of the pandemic, however we reinforce that this is following a triage first service in order to maintain the best interests of both patients and staff.
We would like to thank you for your continued and on going support.