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Stay Well This Winter

Winter conditions can be seriously bad for our health, especially for people aged 65 or over, and people with long-term conditions. more>


Signing up to being an organ donor means that one day you may be able to save lives https://t.co/6T4uDAQvdV
Sun 14 Feb 16  14:00
Many pharmacies are open on Sunday - don't underestimate just how much help and advice your pharmacist can offer.
Sun 14 Feb 16  10:25
Valentine's Day - an ideal opportunity to learn more about keeping your heart healthy https://t.co/RF5bdgtzT3
Sun 14 Feb 16  9:55
Job vacancy - information analyst, based Bramford https://t.co/W2qdujQR9O #SuffolkNHS
Sun 14 Feb 16  8:00
Call NHS 111 if you need urgent medical help or advice tonight. Open 24/7. Free to call. #SuffolkNHS
Sat 13 Feb 16  22:30
Did you know the number of germs on your hands doubles after using the loo? Please practice good hand hygiene.
Sat 13 Feb 16  15:40
Staff at A&E is busy saving lives, so please don't turn up with a minor injury or illness. Call NHS 111 instead for help & advice.
Sat 13 Feb 16  11:55
If you've woken up feeling poorly call NHS 111 for free urgent medical help and advice #SuffolkNHS
Sat 13 Feb 16  8:05
Organ donation means one day you may be able to save lives, learn more https://t.co/6T4uDAyUmn
Fri 12 Feb 16  19:15
Check out the NHS Moodzone to help you if you are feeling anxious, stressed or depressed https://t.co/Hlrs7T8pcU
Fri 12 Feb 16  16:15
RT @iCaSHSuffolk: The most common STI in the UK is #SimpleToTreat. Get a free Chlamydia self test kit then get free antibiotics https://t.c…
Fri 12 Feb 16  15:22
RT @iCaSHSuffolk: Chlamydia can be caught through mutual masturbation! It's that #SimpleToCatch! Get tested https://t.co/n1hrZQw5GQ https:/…
Fri 12 Feb 16  15:22
RT @NSFTtweets: Celebrate the dedication of our staff by nominating them for a Public Choice Award today https://t.co/QVFpNDOdPC https://t.…
Fri 12 Feb 16  15:19
RT @NSFTjobs: Join our innovative under 25's services. Apply for Clinical Psychologist @BPSOfficial https://t.co/dEU0JcEcBi https://t.co/Mp…
Fri 12 Feb 16  15:19
RT @NHSWellbeing: We were on EADT advising on #FiveWaysToWellbeing https://t.co/cdd0Vs3Xat
Fri 12 Feb 16  15:19
RT @samaritans: Reached rock bottom? #TalkToUs https://t.co/oXG7ePHbkA (Twitter not monitored at night) https://t.co/tt0F2RxfxZ
Fri 12 Feb 16  15:18
Unused prescription medicine costs your local NHS over £2 million p.a. https://t.co/rU5a8TlqOj #SuffolkNHS https://t.co/E77Y2SicwV
Fri 12 Feb 16  15:17
RT @IpswichHosp: We love this new piece of artwork that's going to the relatives room in South Theatres. #ArtsForHealth https://t.co/1AgTfn…
Fri 12 Feb 16  15:15
Pop out to your local pharmacy this lunchtime and stock up on medicine cabinet essentials. #SuffolkNHS
Fri 12 Feb 16  12:00
RT @NHSGYWCCG: Did you know you can order repeat prescriptions online when you’re signed up to Patient Online? https://t.co/KLgtHxwA8j #st…
Fri 12 Feb 16  10:57


IESCCG publish latest newsletter
The latest edition of Engage, the newsletter from the NHS Ipswich and East Suffolk Clinical Commissioning Group, has just been published. It's packed with great articles and highlights include:
-Patients will be able to view detailed information in their online GP records
-Local GP practice is rated outstanding
-Extra emotional wellbeing support will be offered to young people and their families
-Plus lots of news from our health partners across east Suffolk
Read the newsletter at the above link.
Do please pass on to your colleagues, family and friends.
Preparations for industrial action by doctors
Hospitals and GP surgeries across east and west Suffolk are preparing for the impact of industrial action by junior doctors on Wednesday 10 February.  more>
in and out of hospital
First class stroke care is being delivered across east and west Suffolk, according to an independent report from the Royal College of Physicians (RCP).  more>
Don't give up on your healthy resolutions
A healthy living event in Stowmarket is set to give new motivation and encouragement to those people who may already have ditched the resolutions they made earlier this month.  more>
Junior doctors' strike action suspended
The 48-hour junior doctors' strike due to start next Tuesday in England has been called off by the British Medical Association  more>

Form and List

Changes to gluten-free products on prescription

Changes to gluten-free products on prescription

Gluten-free products on prescription for people aged 19 years and over are being withdrawn in east Suffolk this month. more>
Antibiotic resistance

Antibiotic resistance

The UK’s most recognisable doctors have issued a video to raise awareness of antibiotic resistance. more>
Children's Mental Health Week

Children's Mental Health Week

The theme of Children's Mental Health Week this year is 'building resilience' and teaching children to 'bounce forward' from life's challenges. more>
Youth health

Youth health

Find advice and information specific to a range of issues that matter to you.  more>
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