School's out! Get active as a family during the summer break
Do you have trouble getting your child away from the TV during the summer holidays? Or are they bursting with energy and you don’t know how to keep them occupied?
East Lancashire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) as the health commissioners responsible for buying NHS services in the boroughs of Burnley, Hyndburn, Pendle, Ribble Valley (excl Longridge) and Rossendale, has been recognised nationally as performing well.
Over the summer holidays many children will be enjoying the weather outdoors or joining summer sport clubs, there are bound to be falls and slips resulting in sprains and strains.
NHS East Lancashire CCG is extending their survey on self-care prescribing until the end of July.
Following the success of the 2015 clinical pharmacy pilot, which brought 494 clinical pharmacists in to general practice, NHS England has announced the second wave of areas set to benefit from having a clinical pharmacist in their general practice team.