People living in Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire have said they want health and social care providers to support them to live healthier lifestyles, offer better access to services and make sure the professionals they see understand their needs.

The three organisations responsible for the planning, buying and monitoring of health services in Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire are to become a single entity from April 2020.

The Emergency Department and Urgent Care Centre at the Great Western Hospital are currently extremely busy.

The October 2019 edition of Stop Press - the newsletter of the Bath, Swindon and Wiltshire Sustainability and Transformation Partnership (STP) - is now available to read. 

Phoenix Surgery in Toothill will soon join forces with a neighbouring GP practice in a move that draws a line under the involvement of the Integral Medical Holdings Group (IMH) with primary care in Swindon.

At a meeting of the CCG Governing Body on Thursday 26 September, members voted in favour of the permanent closure of Swindon's health-based place of safety suite at Sandalwood Court. 

The latest edition of News-Bites, the CCG's monthly newsletter, is available to read now. 

Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will take on the provision of services at two Swindon GP practices previously managed by the Integral Medical Holdings Group (IMH).

Patients of Eldene Surgery will have the chance to say hello to their GP practice’s new provider organisation at a drop-in event next month.

Local people who were unable to attend the CCG's recent meetings on the Integral Medical Holdings (IMH) Group's involvement with primary care in Swindon are now able to catch up on what they missed.