BrisDoc's Deputy Medical Director, Dr Rebecca Hennessy, and Clinical Pharmacist, Tauheed Ahmed's, appear on ITV's Tonight show, 'Britain on Painkillers: The Silent Epidemic'
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In January this year, BrisDoc's Lead Nurse at Charlotte Keel, Liz Turner, donated her kidney to help her nephew Philip. This was his second transplant, his first transplant was age 7. He and his family have received fantastic support from the Guy’s and St Thomas’ Kidney Patient Association for many years.
On Thursday 19th July, a community outreach session was held at Carr House in St Pauls. The main aim was to increase awareness of measles and MMR vaccinations to the Somali community.
Mental Health issues can affect people in all walks of life. The Government's Department of Health advises that one in four of us will experience mental ill health at some point in our lives.
The National Health Service turned 70 on 5th July 2018 and many of our staff at BrisDoc have taken the opportunity to celebrate in honour of this.
The Deanery were incredibly impressed with what they found giving BrisDoc an A grade (excellent)!
In May this year, BrisDoc ran it's 5th series of staff Roadshows at venues in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.
Congratulations to all the team at the Homeless Health Service who received a letter from the House of Commons this month informing them that they have been nominated for the NHS at 70 Parliamentary Awards.
We are pleased, and very proud to announce the fantastic news that Broadmead Medical Centre, for the second time running has been rated as good in all areas of criteria with outstanding features by the Care Quality Commission who carried out a thorough inspection on the service on the 10th April 2018.
Next month, David Carter, our receptionist at Bishopston Medical Practice, will be running in the Great Bristol 10K. He is currently raising money for St Peter's Hospice in memory of his father - Harry - who died in 2009.