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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.


Joint statement from the Directors of Public Health in Cheshire & Merseyside

Joint statement from the Directors of Public Health in Cheshire & Merseyside

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

This weekend has seen our focus move to a new strain of coronavirus which is being transmitted at an even faster rate than the original COVID-19 disease, and we ask everyone to be extra careful over social distancing, social contacts and general hygiene during the festive period.



Feeling unwell this Christmas? The NHS is here for you.

Feeling unwell this Christmas? The NHS is here for you.

Monday, December 21, 2020

As we all prepare for Christmas, health leaders at NHS Southport and Formby Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) are reassuring residents that the NHS is still there for you over the festive period. 


Support our community to stay well this winter

Support our community to stay well this winter

Monday, December 21, 2020

This year has been especially tough on the most vulnerable in our community, so Sefton health professionals are sharing some easy tips we can follow to support older and more frail people in the area this winter.