With another bank holiday fast approaching on Monday 26 May, people across Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West are being reminded some community pharmacies and all GP surgeries will be closed. 

Opening times for pharmacies during the bank holiday weekend can be found on the NHS website https://www.england.nhs.uk/south-east/our-work/pharmacy-opening-hours/  

 

If you need urgent but non-emergency health advice or run out of your prescription medication, NHS 111 online or by phone will advise on how to get the care or medicines you need.

 

As well as Covid-19 spring boosters, there are other routine vaccinations on offer this spring and summer, helping to protect you and your child.

The local NHS is urging people with asthma to use their preventer inhalers in the build-up and during thunderstorms to reduce the risk of their condition getting worse.

The next Buckinghamshire Oxfordshire and Berkshire West Integrated Care Board (BOB ICB) meeting in public is being held on Tuesday 21 May 2024.

With another bank holiday fast approaching on Monday 6 May, people across Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West are being reminded to order repeat prescriptions in plenty of time for the long weekend.

People at increased risk from severe illness can get the booster, including those aged 75 or over (on 30 June 2024), people with a weakened immune system, or who live in an older adult care home.

Patients and residents across Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Berkshire West are being urged to use the best NHS services for their needs as hospitals prepare for the busy Easter bank holiday weekend.

People are being reminded to order repeat prescriptions in plenty of time for the long weekend.

The next Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire West Integrated Care Partnership (BOB ICP) meeting in public is being held on Thursday 21 March 2024 (9.30/11.30am) at the Council Chamber, Oxfordshire County Council, New Road, Oxford, OX1 1ND.

The next Buckinghamshire Oxfordshire and Berkshire West Integrated Care Board (BOB ICB) meeting in public is being held on Tuesday 19 March (10am - 1pm) at the POWIC Conference Room, Warneford Hospital, Warneford Lane, Headington, Oxford 0X3 7JX.

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