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  • Patients asked to think before ordering repeat prescriptions

    Help us to help you – patients asked to think before ordering… read more

  • Patient ‘No Shows’ putting added strain on Medway GPs and A&E

    With one in 12 patients nationally failing to turn up for their… read more

  • Dying Matters Week 8th-14th May 2017

    Awareness campaign is a matter of life and death   As part… read more

  • Pharmacy Opening Times for May Bank Holiday

    For a list of opening times for pharmacies across the Kent and… read more

  • Easter Opening Times for the Medway Area

    Please click here to find a list of and opening times for… read more

  • Involving Medway

    Time to get involved in building a healthier Medway   Grants of… read more

  • Case for Change - Media Release

    MEDIA RELEASE – Issued Friday 24 March 2017 To download this release… read more

  • Medway NHS Foundation Trust to exit special measures

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust has achieved significant improvements and, as a result,… read more

  • Former Medway school site being redeveloped into new children and young people's health and well being centre

    Work is well under way to create a new children and young… read more

  • New Frailty Service Achieves Award in Medway

    Medway Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is delighted to congratulate Dr Sanjay Suman,… read more

  • Involving Medway Launch

                        Launch of… read more

  • Getting patients Home First in Medway- Penguin Teamship Award

    Medway CCG are delighted to announce that, in partnership with Medway Council… read more

  • Medway Talking Therapies

    Talking therapy is just a phone call away   Access to mental… read more

  • New: Medway Talking Therapies

    Medway Talking Therapies is a new service launching on the 1st February… read more

  • NHS Medway CCG appoints external auditors

    NHS Medway CCG appoints external auditors NHS Medway CCG has appointed KPMG… read more

  • Health Services Under Severe Pressure

    The NHS across north Kent and Medway is currently experiencing significant pressure,… read more

  • Repeat Prescriptions

    To try to relieve some of the pressure on other health services… read more

  • Emergency department pressures

    The NHS across North Kent and Medway is currently experiencing significant pressure,… read more

  • Get invovled in our countywide survey on health and social care

    People across Kent and Medway can have their say on health and… read more

  • Walk-in Centre relocation

    The Walk-in Centre, which shared a building with the Medway NHS Healthcare… read more

  • Beat the heat

    Look after yourself, check on others especially the elderly Listen to or… read more

  • Lordswood Healthy Living Centre closed due to flooding

    This has affected two GP surgeries (Drs BS Virdee and OS Singh)… read more

  • New and improved patient transport service in Kent and Medway

    G4S Healthcare Services is the new provider of non-emergency patient transport for… read more

  • Introducing a better quality transport service

    A new and improved patient transport service is being launched across Kent… read more

  • It's Bank Holiday weekend!

    NHS Medway Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), which plans and pays for most of… read more

  • The Big Red Bus

    Healthwatch Kent are driving their Big Red Bus around the county over… read more

  • Mental health services consultation

    In Medway, we want to support children, young people and their families… read more

  • Join our next Governing Body meeting

    NHS Medway Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), who plan, buy and deliver most… read more

  • Dying Matters

    Natalie Cole, DJ ED ‘Stewpot’ Stewart, David Bowie, Alan Rickman, Glenn Frey,  Sir… read more

  • Junior doctors

    The NHS is working hard to ensure that as few patients as… read more

  • Junior doctors' industrial action

    Junior doctors across England are expected to participate in a 48-hour strike… read more

  • Beware of the winter vomiting bug

    With the winter vomiting bug currently spreading over Kent, the local NHS… read more

  • Are you ready for the Easter weekend?

    NHS Medway Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), which plans and pays for most of… read more

  • Come along to our next Governing Body meeting

    NHS Medway Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), who plan, buy and deliver most… read more

  • Planned industrial action by junior doctors

    The NHS is working hard to ensure that as few patients as… read more

  • NHS Advice to Patients

    The NHS is appealing to local people who don’t have a serious… read more

  • Developing mental health services for veterans in England

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  • Not Just A&E, in Medway and Swale

    The NHS has robust plans to provide the right treatment for people… read more

  • Planned Industrial Action by Junior Doctors

    The NHS is working hard to ensure that as few patients as… read more

  • Patient Participation Groups

    As a CCG, we are committed to developing our engagement with GP… read more

  • Care Homes Project

    Medway Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), Medway Foundation Trust and Medway Community Healthcare… read more

  • NHS web app has been used more than 100,000 times

    An award-winning website which helps people find the right NHS service when… read more

  • Cold weather: simple health tips

    With cold weather expected to continue, we’re asking you to be extra… read more

  • Planned Industrial Action by Junior Doctors

      The NHS is working hard to ensure that as few patients… read more

  • Come along to our next Governing Body Meeting

    Medway Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) would like to invite you to join… read more

  • Medway NHS Foundation Trust

    Medway NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) was inspected by the Care Quality Commission… read more

  • Don't end your party in A&E, say local doctors

    Doctors are encouraging Christmas party-goers to go easy on the booze this… read more

  • Here's how to get health help in Medway over the Christmas Period

    We can all play our part in helping our local NHS services… read more

  • Local Transformation plan for Children and Young People's mental wellbeing in Medway

    The emotional and mental health and well-being of children and young people… read more

  • Review of NHS wheelchair services

    We, along with the other clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in Kent and… read more

  • Stroke review

    Hello, my name is Graham Roberts and I am the Patient and… read more

  • Making Mental Health Matter

    During 2014, we held a number of events where service users and… read more

  • Hazel Gallagher's story

    Hazel Gallagher’s story proves how pioneering work by Medway CCG can improve… read more

  • Personality Disorder Services

    Following a robust review of the evidence provided by Kent and Medway… read more

  • Wheelchair users

    If you are a wheelchair user, or a parent or carer of… read more

  • New vaccinations launched in Kent and Medway

    Local GPs are currently inviting 17/18 year olds to take-up a new… read more

  • Primary Care Co-commissioning

    Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) across the country are being asked to consider… read more

  • Local NHS seeks views on stroke and vascular disease services

    The NHS is looking for local people to share their experiences of… read more

  • Medway Dementia Action Alliance is launched

    Organisations in Medway are being urged to enhance their services for people… read more

  • Mindfulness

    The Mental Health Awareness week theme for 2015 is ‘Mindfulness’, chosen by the Mental… read more

  • North Kent Dermatology Services Commissioning

    The North Kent CCGs have taken the decision to halt the current… read more

  • Think! Save A&E for when you really need it.

    We can all help to reduce unnecessary attendances at A&E by saving it for treating life threatening… read more

  • Care Act changes

    From April 2015, the Care Act, which marks the most significant reform… read more

  •  Help try and beat norovirus this winter

    Watch our norovirus campaign video for more information about this easily spread infection.… read more

  • Think pharmacy first over Easter for minor coughs and colds

    Medway GP Dr Pete Green is urging people to think of their pharmacy… read more

  • This is your doctor calling…

    When you are feeling sick, who are you going to call? For… read more

  • Are medicines on your New Year shopping list? They should be

    Stock up with over-the-counter medicine when you are shopping for New Year… read more

  •  Avoid New Year's Eve party injuries and stay out of A&E

    Medway GP Dr Chris Markwick said: “The party season is traditionally one… read more

  • How you can help NHS services this Christmas

    ‘Tis the season to be jolly, but try not to put extra… read more

  • Award-winning health app is now one year old

    The award-winning Health Help Now web app, created to help people find… read more

  • Make a P.A.C.T. to check your pulse

    GP, Dr Pete Green, from NHS Medway Clinical Commissioning Group, talks about… read more

  • Advance Care Planning in Kent, Surrey and Sussex

    A Report and Recommendations from the South East Coast Clinical Senate South… read more

  • Care for people in mental health crisis

    Agencies across Kent have pledged to work together to improve care and… read more

  • Clinical commissioning groups' response to latest report on Medway A&E

    Joint statement from Dr Pete Green, Chief Clinical Officer of NHS Medway… read more

  • Medway Diabetes User Group

    Medway Diabetes User Group is made up of up to eight members,… read more

  • Ask your pharmacist in Medway

    Local pharmacies can offer a wealth of health support and should be… read more

  • Use antibiotics wisely, says Medway CCG

    Overuse of antibiotics may be bad for your health. That’s the message… read more