NHS England South West

NHS England South West is one of five regional teams that support the commissioning of high quality services and directly commission primary care and specialised services. The South West regional team covers Bath, Wiltshire, West Bristol, Somerset, Gloucestershire, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly, Devon and Dorset.

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FLU: People with a learning disability are at greater risk of developing serious illness

People who have a learning disability can be more susceptible to the effects of flu and are therefore at increased risk of developing complications such as bronchitis or pneumonia. Anyone with a learning disability is entitled to receive a free vaccination. Research published by Public Health England in November 2016 suggests that more than two […]