This month has seen the launch of the new SevernSide IUC Weekday Professional Line Service for GPs referring to Weston General Hospital, adding to the service already provided for NBT admissions. The team of Call Handlers and Clinicians work from Osprey Court Monday to Friday 8am – 6:30 supporting Healthcare Professionals who are considering an adult medical admission or needing urgent clinical advice?
This is a precautionary measure in order to maintain the safety of staff and patients in response to the high number of patients with Coronavirus in the hospital.
This month, BrisDoc Medical Director - Dr Kathy Ryan was asked to be a guest on the Extreme Medicine Podcast hosted by Dr Will Duffin. The topic of this episode was the concepts of ‘fear based’ and ‘courage based’ medicine.
At times like these, when the world feels upside down. Kindness can be the key to turning things around.
18-24 May marks Mental Health Awareness Week and this years theme is 'Kindness'.
A new COVID Testing facility is now operational at Bristol Airport, increasing current testing capacity for BNSSG by up to 700 per day.
Sometimes, a random act of kindness can really brighten your day, so it was a fantastic surprise to find a bunch of flowers left on the windscreen of one of our SevernSide IUC home visiting cars.
If you have to stay at home because of coronavirus, it's important to take care of your mental health.
The NHS is there to look after all of us, everyday. Free at the point of use for all who need it, but do you know how much it costs to run the National Health Service? Or how much it cost each time you use it?
18th – 24th November has been national Self Care Week and we have been asking the question, “Are You Self Care Aware?”
The SevernSide IUC Service are now the proud owners of a new fleet of HYBRID electric vehicles. We have four brand new Honda CR-V’s currently in the process of being readied for the road.
We would like to say a huge congratulations to our partners, Care UK who provide the NHS111 side of the SevernSide Integrated Urgent Care Service, who have recently been inspected & rated as ‘Outstanding’ by our regulators, the Care Quality Commission.