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Patients urged to consider all care options as winter illnesses start to hit and services come under pressure

2020-10-21T09:27:27+01:0021st October 2020|Latest News|

With winter type bugs and illnesses starting to circulate, and cold weather making some health problems worse, local people are reminded about the range of options to get the right care and remain safe. Health and care services in hospitals and those closer to home including GP services are coming under increased pressure as winter looms [...]

Invitation to attend CCG Annual General Meeting 2019/20

2020-09-11T15:13:28+01:0011th September 2020|Latest News|

Local people are invited to attend our Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the year 2019/20. The AGM will take place as follows: Date: Wednesday 23rd September 2020 Time: 4.30 - 5pm Format:  Online meeting via Microsoft Teams A copy of our Annual Report for 2019/20 is available on our website At our AGM you will be [...]

Launch of ‘Getting Help Line’ to support mental wellbeing in Bury

2020-08-14T15:48:43+01:0017th August 2020|Latest News|

Press release issued by Early Break Acknowledging that this is a particularly tough time for some people emotionally, Early Break is launching a new ‘Getting Help Line’ in Bury on 17 August 2020 to offer non-clinical, non-urgent support for anyone experiencing low level emotional health and wellbeing difficulties. The new helpline is being launched on behalf [...]

Feedback sought on future plans for Garden City Medical Centre

2020-07-08T11:10:05+01:008th July 2020|Latest News|

Patients from Garden City Medical Centre in Holcombe Brook are being asked to share their thoughts and feedback to inform the longer term plans for the Practice. Garden City is currently being managed by a neighbouring Practice as part of a temporary caretaking arrangement, following the very sad passing of the Practice’s Lead GP, Dr. Al-Dubbaisi [...]

Coronavirus: Stay alert, control the virus, save lives

2020-07-06T09:14:27+01:006th July 2020|Latest News|

Keep informed about local matters during coronavirus For the latest information including local support for mental health and well-being and how to request a test, visit the Bury Council dedicated web hub. Outbreak Control Plan Bury Council and its partners have put together an Outbreak Control Plan to tackle any local rise in coronavirus cases and [...]

GM Care Record

2020-08-11T08:56:59+01:003rd July 2020|Latest News|

Sharing your vital patient information is critical in supporting your care and treatment, especially in situations such as the COVID-19 pandemic. To support this, in Greater Manchester we’ve developed the GM Care Record to support your care wherever and whenever you may need it. The GM Care Record allows workers in health or social care easy [...]

Digital-first approach rolled out across Bury GP practices

2020-06-12T11:06:57+01:0012th June 2020|Latest News|

GP practices in Bury are rolling out digital technology to allow patients to receive virtual or telephone appointments quickly and at their convenience More than 70% of GP practices have begun to use the new systems, with feedback from patients overwhelmingly positive The technology allows patients to access the most appropriate care and provides GPs with [...]

More mental health support is a few clicks away

2020-06-11T17:10:57+01:0011th June 2020|Latest News|

People in Bury can now get additional mental health support through a free online programme. Bury Healthy Minds, run by Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust, are now offering more intensive support for people with low mood, anxiety or stress, using ‘SilverCloud’. SilverCloud offers a number of online modules which aim to help people learn new ways of [...]