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1 in 4 Sheffield women not taking up smear tests

Sheffield GPs are strongly encouraging women to attend their cervical cancer screenings when invited, as part of cervical cancer prevention week (22-28 January).


22 January 2018
Urgent Care Consultation: two weeks to share your views

The deadline for sharing your views on the proposed changes to urgent care in Sheffield is only two weeks away, so make sure you have your say.


17 January 2018
Sheffield continues to tackle the unnecessary use of antibiotics

Health services in Sheffield have reduced the number of antibiotics prescriptions by nearly 12%. The reduction is an effort to combat antibiotics losing their effectiveness, which is happening at an increasing rate.


15 January 2018
‘Dance to Health’ sessions start in Sheffield

‘Dance to Health’, a new, free health and fitness programme for older people, has begun in Sheffield this month.


09 January 2018
Where to seek help if you get ill over Christmas and New Year

Sheffield GPs want to remind residents the best place to seek help if they have a minor illness or injury this Christmas.


21 December 2017
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Consultation deadline for urgent care extended to encourage more feedback

A public consultation on proposed changes to urgent care has been extended to ensure as many people as possible in the city have the opportunity to share their views.

05 December 2017
Dance to Health sessions start in Sheffield from 7th December

In partnership with Yorkshire Dance and NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group, Aesop is pleased to announce that Dance to Health sessions will start in Sheffield next month.


20 November 2017
Changes to Gluten Free prescribing for adults

Following a 6 week public consultation, NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group’s Governing Body has approved a decision to change GP prescribing guidelines for Gluten Free foods for adults in Sheffield.

03 November 2017
Moor Market one-stop-shop to transform cancer advice available in city

Sheffield shoppers can pick up vital cancer support thanks to a multi-charity pop-up hub, which opens in the heart of the city next week.


26 October 2017
Urgent care proposals – find out more

Public meetings and drop-in sessions have been organised so people can find out more about proposals to improve urgent care - treatment for minor injuries and illnesses that are urgent but not life threatening.


18 October 2017
Improving access to urgent care in Sheffield

People across Sheffield are being invited to have their say on proposed changes to improve urgent care – treatment for minor injuries and illnesses that are urgent but not life threatening.


26 September 2017
College Students to Quiz NHS Leaders

College students will quiz health leaders from NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) about local NHS services and healthcare as part of the CCG’s Annual Public Meeting (APM).


19 September 2017
Consultation on prescribing gluten free foods for adults

A consultation is being launched today around proposed changes to the prescribing guidelines for gluten free food for adults.

08 September 2017
Staff blogs - A week of volunteering at the Special Olympics

Earlier this year, Our Senior Management Team opened applications to allow three people to volunteer at the Special Olympics on paid leave

29 August 2017
What are your experiences of mental health services in the community?

Mental Health is one of Healthwatch Sheffield’s priority areas this year, and in particular the mental health support needs of people in the community setting.

25 August 2017
More urgent GP bank holiday appointments

NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is doubling the number of GP appointments available over the bank holiday weekend to make it easier for people to get help if they are ill or injured.


24 August 2017
New ‘Community Hub’ Medical Centre

Did you know that Woodseats residents will soon benefit from a new community hub, complete with medical centre, pharmacy and library? Click here to find out more

25 July 2017
Battling Type 2 Diabetes

Nearly 1000 Sheffield people have been referred to a local diabetes prevention programme helping them make lifestyle, diet and activity changes to live healthier lives and avoid developing type 2 diabetes.

20 July 2017
CCG balances books despite challenging year

Despite significant financial pressures, NHS Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has succeeded in remaining in budget while still improving care and services for people in Sheffield.


11 July 2017
Sheffield Hospitals’ Estates Team win prize for helipad design

Congratulations to Sheffield Teaching Hospitals who have been named joint winners of the Best Large Commercial Building for design and construction of life-saving helipad and out of hours GP centre

06 June 2017
Public asked to be patient with GP services and use NHS services wisely as IT systems come back online

GP practices across Sheffield will be open as usual on Monday.  However many are still bringing their IT and clinical systems back on-line following the cyber-attack, which took place on Friday 12 May 2017 and affected many organisations around the world.


15 May 2017
Sheffield set to ‘Move More’ again!

A unique physical activity programme aiming to get thousands of people on the move across Sheffield is returning – after last year saw the city clock up 6.5 million active minutes

28 April 2017
NHS and leading suppliers join forces to cut sugary drinks

Did you know that the NHS has kick-started a major health drive in hospitals across the nation?

28 April 2017
Sheffield Mental Health Service Awarded Funding

Sheffield people will soon benefit from improved mental health services after a local mental health service providing free psychological talking therapies was awarded national funding.


27 April 2017
Sheffield’s BME communities urged to attend screening

Areas in Sheffield that have large BME communities have worryingly low cancer screening rates. 


26 April 2017
Stay well this Easter

A reminder to Sheffield residents to make sure they have enough of their prescribed medication for the Easter holiday and to keep medicines at home to treat minor illnesses.

12 April 2017
Deputy Chief Nurse shares her experience at national nurse summit

Mandy Philbin shares her experience at The Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) for England’s Summit.

28 March 2017
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