Practice News

Reduce your risk of cervical cancer by getting screened

This Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (17-23 January), health leaders in the area want to help even more people to protect themselves against cervical cancer. Southport and Formby Health, alongside NHS…

17 Jan 2022
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Maggi Bradley crowned Practice Nurse of the Year

There were further celebrations for our Sefton Training Hub in December as team member Maggi Bradley was announced as Practice Nurse of the Year at the annual 13th Annual General Practice Awards in Lo…

10 Jan 2022
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Services available over the festive period

Alongside the NHS, we will be here for you over the festive period. Make sure you know where to get help if you need it. Our 7 Day GP Service is open, including Christmas Day. 7 Day GP Service Festive…

21 Dec 2021
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NHS To Offer Booster Booking To Every Adult by End of December

The NHS vaccination programme will offer every adult the chance to book a covid-19 booster vaccine by the end of the year in a race to protect the nation against the Omicron variant. As part of the bi…

13 Dec 2021
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Sefton urged to keep safe and well during cold snap

With the Met Office issuing a weather warning for the North West, healthcare leaders in Sefton are sharing advice for keeping safe and well this weekend. The weather warning means that from Friday eve…

26 Nov 2021
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‘Self care doesn’t mean doing it alone’, say Sefton healthcare and community leaders

Sefton’s health and community leaders are using Self Care Week (15-21 November) to offer advice and highlight the support available to help residents take better care of their health and wellbeing. Ma…

22 Nov 2021
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Staff nominated for prestigious Nursing Times Award

The Sefton Training Hub are celebrating after team member Maggi Bradley was recently nominated for a prestigious Nursing Times Award. Maggi was a finalist in the HRH The Prince of Wales Award for Inte…

2 Nov 2021
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Breast Cancer Awareness Day

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in women in the UK, with one woman being diagnosed every 10 minutes. Friday 22nd October marks Breast Cancer Now’s Wear It Pink day, a fundraising day t…

22 Oct 2021
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Looking after your mental health

This year’s World Mental Health Day marks over 18 months since the COVID-19 pandemic began. The World Health Organisation (WHO) campaign this year aims to take advantage of the renewed energy among go…

15 Oct 2021
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New defibrillator in Ainsdale Village

Southport and Formby Health has joined forces with Ainsdale Village Surgery and a local electrical firm to install a new defibrillator in the heart of Ainsdale Village. The defibrillator will provide…

13 Aug 2020
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Southport & Formby Health supports Queenscourt Hospice

Southport and Formby Health is supporting Queenscourt Hospice, by donating funds that will buy two new dementia-friendly beds. The beds, costing £3,000 each, are specially adapted to suit the needs of…

11 Mar 2020
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