NHS Bradford Districts CCG RSS feed http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk Latest news from NHS Bradford Districts CCG en-gb Shadow ministerial visit to inner city GP practice http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/shadow-ministerial-visit-to-inner-city-gp-practice-/ The shadow minister for women and equalities is to visit Bradford’s inner city GP practice Bevan Healthcare CIC (community interest company), which provides health and social care to homeless people, asylum seekers and refugees. Be prepared for anything this Easter bank holiday http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/be-prepared-for-anything-this-easter-bank-holiday/ Easter is one of the busiest times of the year for the NHS, so local clinical leaders are asking everyone to look after themselves and make the right choice to keep well. Bradford district and Craven GPs encourage people to get to know their bowels http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/bradford-district-and-craven-gps-encourage-people-to-get-to-know-their-bowels-/ April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month and GPs in the Bradford district and Craven are reminding local people to make sure they take part in regular screening. People in Bradford District and Craven asked to use their NHS wisely http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/people-in-bradford-district-and-craven-asked-to-use-their-nhs-wisely/ Use your NHS wisely so it is sustainable and fit for the future. That’s the message from the three local NHS clinical commissioning groups (CCGs): Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven, Bradford City and Bradford Districts. Campaign aims to get Bradford Breathing Better http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/campaign-aims-to-get-bradford-breathing-better/ A new campaign has been launched by local clinical leaders to support patients of all ages with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Bradford Council launches new drive to get the district’s residents more physically active http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/bradford-council-launches-new-drive-to-get-the-districts-residents-more-physically-active-/ Bradford Council is supporting a new drive to encourage the district’s adults to build more physical activity into their lives by simply walking briskly for at least ten continuous minutes every day. Home from Hospital help proves a lifeline http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/home-from-hospital-help-proves-a-lifeline-/ A Bradford district service which provides help and support to elderly and vulnerable people coming home from hospital is proving a lifeline. Blog: Improving nutritional care and oral nutritional supplement prescribing for adults in the community http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/blog-improving-nutritional-care-and-oral-nutritional-supplement-prescribing-for-adults-in-the-community/ Susan Sheridan, specialist community dietitian for Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, talks about the work happening in Bradford to tackle malnutrition. Bradford Bright Ideas – winner announced http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/bradford-bright-ideas--winner-announced-/ An innovative app to help patients better manage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has been chosen as the winner of Bradford Bright Ideas. #StartMakingNoise this Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month http://www.bradforddistrictsccg.nhs.uk/news/startmakingnoise-this-ovarian-cancer-awareness-month/ Clinical leaders in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven are supporting the charity Target Ovarian Cancer to encourage local women to shout about the symptoms of ovarian cancer in March.