NHS holds education event for care workers

Over 100 carers working in the community attended at event held by the local NHS in Southend to understand more about sepsis, the importance of hydration, catheter care and management of urine infections (UTIs).

The event, attended by care agencies and staff from care homes was part of an education and training programme to reduce the risk of sepsis.

Independent report on consultation responses published

An independent report looking at responses to the Your Care in the Best Place consultation has been published today (May 22 2018).

The report, produced by specialist consultation analysts, The Campaign Company, provides a breakdown of responses to proposals aimed at strengthening and improving health and care services in the community and in the three hospitals serving mid and south Essex.

NHS meetings in public

The Governing Bodies of NHS Castle Point and Rochford Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and NHS Southend CCG will hold a meeting in common on 28 June 2018.

At this meeting, which will be held in public, the draft Primary Care Strategy for south east Essex will be presented to both Governing Bodies for consideration and approval.

Members of the public are welcome to attend this meeting which will be held on Thursday 28 June 2018 from 2.00pm until 3.00pm at Audley Mills Education Centre, 57 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh SS6 7JF.

The agenda and papers will be available a week before the meeting on the CCGs’ websites at:

Castle Point and Rochford CCG


Southend CCG


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