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Help shape the future of your local health services

Help shape the future of your local health services

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Health leaders in Southport, Formby and West Lancashire are inviting people to share their views and experiences of local healthcare by getting involved with Shaping Care Together, a programme of work designed to improve hospital services.


Community COVID-19 vaccination programme in Sefton

Community COVID-19 vaccination programme in Sefton

Friday, January 8, 2021

GPs, working together with the borough’s two clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) are continuing to roll out the COVID-19 community vaccination programme in Sefton, which began at the end of December.


National lockdown: Stay at home

National lockdown: Stay at home

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

The Prime Minister has announced a national lockdown and instructed people to stay at home to control the virus, protect the NHS and save lives.


Latest information on coronavirus

Latest information on coronavirus

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Read simple advice about what you can do to protect yourself from coronavirus and to support your community to stay well.



New Year honour for Sefton CCGs’ head pharmacist

New Year honour for Sefton CCGs’ head pharmacist

Thursday, December 31, 2020

Susanne Lynch, head of medicines management for both clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in Sefton has been recognised in the Queen's New Year honours list with an MBE -  a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.



Take steps towards a healthier 2021

Take steps towards a healthier 2021

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has made 2020 an incredibly challenging year for us all. With the vaccine rollout underway, we have reason to be hopeful for 2021. By making some small changes, you can get the New Year off to a healthier start and take control of your wellbeing.


CCG announces new NHS community services provider

CCG announces new NHS community services provider

Thursday, December 24, 2020

NHS Southport and Formby Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has announced that from May 2021, Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust will be the new provider of community health services for its residents following a rigorous re-procurement process.