Play your part in helping local NHS, as unprecedented pressure prompts united response from all public frontline services

The NHS in Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire is working with its partners from across the region to support frontline health and care staff in caring for patients following an incredibly busy and pressurised start to the new year. A sustained increase in seriously ill coronavirus patients, set against a backdrop of…

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tribute paid to health and care workers

Tribute paid to health and care workers after year like no other

Twelve months on from the very first local case of Covid-19, health and care leaders in Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire have paid a heartfelt tribute to staff who went the extra mile during the pandemic. Last March saw thousands of NHS workers across the region, along with their colleagues from local…

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Covid Vaccination

More people to be invited for coronavirus vaccine after first phase sees more than 220,000 of the most vulnerable protected

All people living in Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire who fall into one of the top four priority groups for the coronavirus vaccine have now been offered a first dose. As of Monday 15 February, more than 220,000 people – mostly those who are over 70 or clinically extremely vulnerable – have…

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fire crews, volunteers and military

Fire crews, volunteers and military personnel support NHS colleagues in rollout of lifesaving coronavirus vaccine

NHS staff working across Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire to deliver the lifesaving coronavirus vaccine have been given a helping hand on the frontline by local fire crews, volunteers and military personnel. Uniformed and volunteer colleagues have been lending support to the vaccine teams based at the new large vaccination centres in…

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