Local doctors in Birmingham and Solihull are urging patients to visit their local pharmacist this winter for advice on common health complaints to help family doctors spend more time with seriously ill patients.
NHS Birmingham and Solihull Clinical Commissioning Group has appointed Paul Jennings to the role of Chief Executive.
Paul has been working with the Birmingham and Solihull CCGs on an interim basis since July 2017. Following a competitive recruitment process, he has now been appointed to the role permanently.
People in Birmingham and Solihull are being encouraged to make pledges to take action against cancer as part of a worldwide awareness event.
NHS Birmingham and Solihull Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are backing World Cancer Day on 4 February 2018. The aim is to encourage everyone to take action to reduce the impact of cancer on individuals, families and communities.