BBC Health News

26 May 2018
A Times newspaper investigation found the NHS was charged £3,220 for a mouthwash used by cancer patients.
26 May 2018
Social media stars Zoella and Alfie Deyes feature in a study into the protection of children online.
25 May 2018
Despite its vast size and dilapidated health system, DR Congo says it can contain the deadly Ebola virus.
25 May 2018
5 live's Rachael Bland says she got the call from her doctor when she was on a day out with her son.
25 May 2018
A strengthening of laws to ban smoking in public places in Wales is being put forward.
25 May 2018
A leading cancer expert says the problems date back to 2005, but no one was properly checking the data.
25 May 2018
A 13-year-old boy bullied because of his cleft lip is working with a charity to help others like him.
25 May 2018
Economists warn the NHS will need an extra 4% a year - £2,000 per UK household - for the next 15 years.
25 May 2018
Taking part in clinical trials can bring enormous benefits, but few people are signing up

Wyre Forest Health Partnership News

1 Mar 2018
In February, Stella Baldwin, the patient representative on the WFHP board, organised a very well attended meeting of all the six PPGs that are attached to WFHP.
There was excellent representation from all of the sites, with 28 patients; along with the Chairman of WFHP, Dr Roy Williams and the CEO, Clare Nock. All of the 6 sites have their...
19 Feb 2017
The WFHP is offering additional GP appointments across all of their sites on a Monday evening; as well as extra appointments at our centrally located Kidderminster Medical Centre.
This new service is available to patients who needs to see a GP urgently and has had a prior telephone conversation with their GP who will then book them in. In addition to offering some...