The brand-new Primary Care Wirral team of Health Coaches have devised a detailed Q&A video to explain more about their new PCN role.
Lucy Holmes, Primary Care Wirral Health & Wellbeing Operations Manager, explains how non-clinical support from Wellbeing Practitioners (Link Workers) and Health Coaches is helping Wirral practices lower pressure on clinical staff and allow patients access the holistic care they need during Covid-19.
Primary Care Wirral has taken operational control of the Bidston Station park and ride Covid-19 testing centre as part of a wider action plan focused on increasing testing in Wirral.
PCW has diversified its Additional Capacity Hubs offering to provide Covid-19 Antibody Testing for social care staff working in Wirral.
Primary Care Wirral is launching ‘Let’s Talk!’, a communications campaign to support local PCNs and GP surgeries increase patient awareness of the new Wellbeing Practitioner role.
Primary Care Wirral are working in partnership with Wirral University Teaching Hospital (WUTH) in an initiative to increase physical activity levels for cancer patients.
Since February, Primary Care Wirral (PCW) has worked with healthcare providers, local businesses and community groups to source Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), create additional facilities for Covid-19 care, facilitate community support and keep patients in the loop with the latest coronavirus information.
COPD Enhanced Respiratory Tele-Consult Service is a new remote consultation facility designed to support PCNs and practices during the Covid-19 outbreak.
PCW Practice Nurse Helen Hurst will receive the prestigious Queen’s Nursing Award for her committed work in supporting UK military veterans.
PCW member practices have revealed the results of their service improvements following a funding injection from Primary Care Wirral GP Federation in early 2019.
Primary Care Wirral’s and Wirral University Teaching Hospital partnership has been expanded to offer Clinical Pharmacist services for Primary Care Networks in Wirral.
Primary Care Wirral will provide legal, financial, managerial and HR support as Wirral PCNs shape their governance structures.
‘Strong GP Nursing for Primary Care’ is a nursing team enhancement programme aimed at supporting sustainable recruitment and retention in Primary Care.
Estuary Medical Practice and Parkfield Medical Centre, are the last two GP Practices to join Primary Care Wirral Federation.