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Where to get NHS help over the Jubilee weekend
The NHS is expecting an extremely busy weekend across Halton and Warrington over the Jubilee Bank Holiday and is encouraging anyone who needs to check symptoms or get health advice to use the NHS 111 online service first www.111.nhs.uk.
Remember to order your repeat prescriptions before the bank holiday
The North West’s chief pharmacist is reminding people not to leave it too late to order repeat prescriptions ahead of the four-day Jubilee bank holiday next week. Karen O’Brien MBE heads up the pharmacy service across the region and has flagged up that any repeat prescriptions will need to be ordered before Monday 30 May at the latest.
Silver Ministry of Defence award for local health commissioners
NHS Halton and Warrington Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) have attained silver accreditation for their support to Defence and the wider Armed Forces community.