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Health Commissioners announce new provider at community hospital.
Mid Essex Clinical Commissioning Group (MECCG) announced today (10 March 2014) that the contract for running services at Braintree Community Hospital will transfer to Mid Essex Hospital Trust (MEHT) from current providers, Serco.
A partnership between a mental health services provider and local mental health charity has been awarded a contract to improve access to psychological therapies for people living in mid Essex.
Do you need everything on your prescription this month? Please check first....
The NHS is facing significant financial pressure as are other public services across the UK. A significant area where the NHS can save money is on repeat prescriptions, which are ordered and collected by patients but then not used. It is estimated that £90 million worth of unused prescription medicines are retained in individuals homes at any one time! Money is wasted everyday through patients receiving medicines they don’t really need and will not take.
From Halstead to Howe Green and Mashbury to Maldon, people across mid Essex are being reminded of the simple message to use to protect themselves and others from cold and flu this winter: Catch it. Bin it. Kill it.