NHS Bradford City CCG RSS feed http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk Latest news from NHS Bradford City CCG en-gb Top award for hospital’s elderly care project http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk/news/top-award-for-hospitals-elderly-care-project/ An innovative and ambitious Bradford hospitals’ project aimed at improving care of the elderly, has won a major national award. Bank Holiday reminder: don’t forget to order your repeat prescriptions http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk/news/bank-holiday-reminder-dont-forget-to-order-your-repeat-prescriptions/ Clinical leaders in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven are urging people to check that they have sufficient medication to last them over the forthcoming bank holiday weekend. Public urged to use NHS services wisely http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk/news/nhs-cyber-incident-update-140517/ GP practices across Bradford district and Craven will be open as usual on Monday. The NHS is asking patients to continue to use the NHS wisely and remember that they can seek help and advice from a range of other sources, such as pharmacies or 111. Destination Everest Base Camp for local NHS engagement officer http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk/news/destination-everest-base-camp/ A Keighley man who works for the NHS will truly be scaling the dizzy heights when he treks to the legendary Everest Base Camp to raise funds for Marie Curie Cancer Care. Keep hay fever away this summer http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk/news/keep-hay-fever-away-this-summer/ The sun is up and so is the pollen. One in five people will suffer from hay fever this summer so the three local NHS clinical commissioning groups (CCGs); Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven, Bradford City and Bradford Districts; are urging local people to know how to manage the condition. Shadow ministerial visit to inner city GP practice http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk/news/shadow-ministerial-visit-to-inner-city-gp-practice-/ The shadow minister for women and equalities is to visit Bradford’s inner city GP practice Bevan Healthcare CIC (community interest company), which provides health and social care to homeless people, asylum seekers and refugees. Be prepared for anything this Easter bank holiday http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk/news/be-prepared-for-anything-this-easter-bank-holiday/ Easter is one of the busiest times of the year for the NHS, so local clinical leaders are asking everyone to look after themselves and make the right choice to keep well. Bradford district and Craven GPs encourage people to get to know their bowels http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk/news/bradford-district-and-craven-gps-encourage-people-to-get-to-know-their-bowels-/ April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month and GPs in the Bradford district and Craven are reminding local people to make sure they take part in regular screening. People in Bradford District and Craven asked to use their NHS wisely http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk/news/people-in-bradford-district-and-craven-asked-to-use-their-nhs-wisely/ Use your NHS wisely so it is sustainable and fit for the future. That’s the message from the three local NHS clinical commissioning groups (CCGs): Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven, Bradford City and Bradford Districts. Campaign aims to get Bradford Breathing Better http://www.bradfordcityccg.nhs.uk/news/campaign-aims-to-get-bradford-breathing-better/ A new campaign has been launched by local clinical leaders to support patients of all ages with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).